Riccardo Clerici


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Export Manager
Company Name
Ditta Pomarico

Riccardo Clerici is the grandson of Cosimo Pomarico, the classically trained clarinetist who in 1960 began making his own unique mouthpieces.  Mr. Pomarico developed a crystal mouthpiece, which became the signature product of his company.  In addition to the designs, he also built the facing machines for making the mouthpieces.  Riccardo joined the company alongside his father, Giorgio, with a focus on building up the exporting side of the company.