Caterina Di Cecca is an Italian composer based in Rome.
Her scores, conducted among others by Daniele Rustioni, Geoffrey Paterson, Carlo Rizzari, Gregory Charette, Fabrizio Cassi, Jean–Paul Dessy, Sandro Gorli, Aaron Holloway-Nahum, Chino Toledo and Igor Dronov, have been performed in Austria, Belgium, England, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Mexico, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, The Philippines, Ukraine and USA by renowned ensembles and orchestras such as Neue Vocalsolisten (DE), Musiques Nouvelles (BE), Ensemble Échappé (US), Ensemble Mosaik (DE), Ars Nova Ensemble (FR), Riot Ensemble (UK), Divertimento Ensemble (IT), Ensemble Oerknal! (NL), Ulysses Ensemble, Ensemble Reconsil (AT), Solisti Aquilani (IT), Studio for New Music (RU), Instrumentalists of the Orchestra and Choir of the Teatro Petruzzelli (IT), Birmingham Contemporary Music Group (UK) and Orchestra della Toscana (IT).
She has received commissions by several organizations and institutions including Fondazione Lirico Sinfonica Petruzzelli e Teatri di Bari, Aldeburgh Festival in cooperation with Ulysses Network, “SIAE – Classici di Oggi” in partnership with Orchestra della Toscana, Ars Nova Ensemble in collaboration with SACEM, Biennale Musica di Venezia, Divertimento Ensemble supported by Ernst von Siemens Foundation, Riot Ensemble, Puccini Festival, German Embassy in Rome, Associazione Nuova Consonanza, World Exposition 2015 and Fondazione Spinola Banna per l'Arte, for which she was also Composer-in-Residence in 2015.
Winner of important international composition competitions (Open Call “SIAE Classici di Oggi 2018/2019" – Commission for Orchestra, [‘tactus] Young Composers’ Forum of Mons, George Enescu International Composition Competition of Bucharest, Biennale College Music of Venice, Franco Donatoni International Meeting for Young Composers of Milan), her works have been programmed in festivals and venues like Salle Cortot (FR), Stagione Sinfonica dell'ORT (IT), Columbia University – The Italian Academy (US), Biennale Musica di Venezia (IT), Aldeburgh Festival – Snape Maltings (UK), Stagione dei Concerti della Normale di Pisa (IT), ['tactus] Young Composers' Forum (BE), Festival Milano Musica (IT), Gaudeamus Muziekweek (NL), Puccini Festival (IT), International Telekom Beethoven Competition Bonn (DE), MITO SettembreMusica (IT), International Competition of the Moscow Conservatory for young composers “New Classics” (RU), Auditorium Parco della Musica (IT), Reconsil's Concert Cycle – REAKTOR (AT), Festival Nuova Consonanza (IT), International Review of Composers in Belgrade (RS), Stagione Rondò (IT), CBSO Centre (UK), World Exposition 2015 (IT), Ciclo Internacional de Música “Laberintos Sonoros” (MX), IUC – Istituzione Universitaria dei Concerti (IT), CCP – Cultural Center of the Philippines (PH), Limonaia di Villa Strozzi (IT) and many others.