Stefano Cardiello started to play horn at the age of 10 in his hometown, Salerno (Italy)
After graduating at the conservatory of Salerno he started another Bachelor in Hannover (Germany) at the HMTMH with prof. Markus Markunitty.
Since September 2019 he is academist in the Gürzenich Orchester Köln.
During the 2020 he won several youth orchestra auditions:
Schleswig Holstein Musik festival
European Union Youth Orchestra (EUYO)
He is now reconfirmed member of the EUYO and the Verbier festival for the 2021.