Giuseppe Gavazza

Music composer

Giuseppe Gavazza (1957), graduate at Torino University, studied Composition, Direction, Musicology and Electronic Music at Milano Conservatory with-among others-Paolo Castaldi and Azio Corghi. Has collaborated with CSC Padua University, LIM Milan University, SWF Experimental Studio Freiburg, IRCAM Paris, ACROE-ICA Politechnique Grenoble where in 2018 completed a PhD on subject: Physical model synthesis as tool for music composition. Teaches Composition in Cuneo Music Conservatory.
Organizer related with contemporary music, arts, and musical theatre for children collaborating with Luciano Berio and Sergio Liberovici.
Has successfully participated to international composition competitions: Irino-Tokyo, Ensemblia Moenchengladbach, Bucchi-Rome, Briccialdi-Terni. ICOMS, Novara. Has compositions edited by BMG-Ricordi and Edipan and recorded on cd EMI, Happy New Ears, 2E2M, Datum, DDT, Folkestone Fringe, ICOMS.
Artist in residence at La Napoule Foundation, USF-Bergen, Bogliasco Foundation, Asilo Bianco, META-Black Mountain College. During these residencies he developed collaborations with visual artists, film and theatre directors, video makers, poets, choreographers and dancers, writers, photographs realizing more then 100 collaborative projects.
“My goal – as musician, artist and researcher – is to find new spaces and occasions for my music”