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Il varco che tu ti apristi (2020) For Wind Quintet
Commissioned by Ars Nova Ensemble with the support of the SACEM (FR)
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn
First performance: Bibracte, 05.08.2020; Ars Nova Ensemble of Poitiers – Postponed due to Covid-19
Duration: 11'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Mit wechselndem Schlüssel (2020) For 2 Instruments
Selected for a performance by the jury of the O/Modernt Composition Award 2020 (SE)
Instrumentation: cello and piano
First performance: Birmingham, 22.11.2020
Duration: 7'

A rebours – Tosca su Tosca (2020) – For Narrator and Piano
Commissioned by 66th Puccini Festival (IT)
Instrumentation: voice and piano
First performance: Torre del Lago, 14.07.2020; Narrator: Stefania Sandrelli
Duration: 13'-15'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Le voci della terra (2019/2020)– For Orchestra
Commissioned by Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese (IT)
Winner of the First Prize in the I International Composers Competition – Musikverein The New Symphony (AT)
Instrumentation: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, percussion (1 player) and strings
First performance: May 2020, Italy; Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese – Postponed due to Covid-19
Duration: 10'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

In cerchi concentrici (2019) – For Trumpet and Orchestra
Commissioned by SIAE Classici di Oggi 2018/2019 (IT)
Instrumentation: 2 flutes (also piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (also bass clarinet), 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, trombone, timpani, percussion (1 player), trumpet in C and strings
First and second performance: Pisa, 24.10.2019 and Florence, 25.10.2019; Orchestra della Toscana of Florence (conductor: Daniele Rustioni; soloist: Donato De Sena)
Duration: 12'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Mono no aware (2019) – For 4 Percussionists
Winning project of the open call "Della morte e del morire" (IT)
First performance: Lucca, 22.06.2019; Blow Up Percussion of Rome
Duration: 12'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Ad sidera vultus (2019) – For Large Ensemble
Commissioned by Aldeburgh Festival (UK)
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, percussion, piano, violin I, violin II, viola, cello and double bass
First performance: Aldeburgh, 14.06.2019; Ulysses Ensemble (conductor: Geoffrey Paterson)
Duration: 6'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

La via isoscele della sera (2018) – For String Orchestra
Winner of the IV Concorso Nazionale di Composizione “Francesco Agnello” (IT; President of the Jury: Ennio Morricone)
Instrumentation: string orchestra
First performance: Genova, 20.01.2020; Solisti Aquilani of L'Aquila
Duration: 10'
Publisher: Edizioni Curci
Senza ristoro d’ombra (2018) – For 2 Instruments
Winner of the I International Composition Competition "María de Pablos" (ES)
Instrumentation: cello and piano
First performance: Segovia, 24.11.2018
Duration: 8'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Die Brücken hinter uns (2018) – For Ensemble
Commissioned by Riot Ensemble (UK)
Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, sax, violin, cello and double bass
First performance: London, 31.10.2018; Riot Ensemble of London (conductor: Aaron Holloway-Nahum)
Duration: 12'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

From Wonder into Wonder. Green Steps to the Sky (2017/2018) – For Symphony Orchestra
Finalist of the 2018 BIMCC (PH)
Instrumentation: 3 flutes (also piccolo), 2 oboes (also english horn), 2 clarinets (also bass clarinet), 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass trombone, tuba, timpani, percussion (3 players), piano and strings (12.10.8.6.4 players)
First performance: Manila, 25.07.2018; Tofarm Festival Orchestra of Manila (conductor: Chino Toledo)
Duration: 13'

Commissioned by 54° Festival di Nuova Consonanza (IT)
Instrumentation: violin and piano
First performance: Rome, 12.12.2017; Ardorè Duo of London
Duration: 3'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

La verità ricurva (2017) – For Ensemble
Commissioned by Musiques Nouvelles / [‘tactus] Young Composers’ Forum (BE)
Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, trombone, percussion, guitar, piano, violin, viola and cello
First performance: Mons, 29.09.2017; Musiques Nouvelles of Mons (conductor: Jean–Paul Dessy)
Duration: 10'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

You Can't See The Forest For The Trees (2017) – For Large Ensemble
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, 2 percussionists, piano, violin I, violin II, viola and cello
First performance: Rome, 20.06.2017; Selected students of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia of Rome (conductor: Carlo Rizzari)
Duration: 12'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Another part of the heath. Storm still. (2016/2017) – For Vocal and Instrumental Ensemble
Commissioned by Divertimento Ensemble with the sustain of Ernst von Siemens Foundation / Franco Donatoni International Meeting for Young Composers – IV edition (IT)
Text: William Shakespeare, Extracts from King Lear - Act III, Scene II
Instrumentation: soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone and bass; oboe, clarinet, sax, percussion, piano, accordion, violin I, violin II, viola and cello
First performance: Milan, 03.05.2017; Neue Vocalsolisten and Divertimento Ensemble (conductor: Sandro Gorli)
Duration: 8'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Rilettura della Variazione 23 [dalle Variazioni Diabelli di Ludwig van Beethoven] (2016) – For Ensemble
Commissioned by Divertimento Ensemble / Rondò 2017 [40th Anniversary of DE] (IT)
Instrumentation: clarinet, bassoon, horn, viola, cello and double bass
First performance: Milan, 18.01.2017; Divertimento Ensemble (conductor: Sandro Gorli)
Duration: 1'30''
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Funeral Play (2016) – Chamber Opera for 4 Voices and Ensemble [Libretto: Sara Cavosi]
Commissioned by Biennale di Venezia / The Biennale College – Music Project 2016 (IT)
Voices: soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor and bass
Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, trombone, percussion, MIDI keyboard (piano), violin, viola and cello
First performance: Venice, 16.10.2016
Director, Set Design, Costumes: Valentina Rosati; Video: Francesco Mori
Aika – soprano: Kurumi Yanagi; Tadashi – tenor; Kim Hun; Kiku – mezzosoprano: Alicia Paredes; Iwao – bass: Xiao Shengtao
Ensemble Biennale College – Musica (conductor: Alessandro Cadario)
Duration: 30'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

La hora de los sentidos (2016) – For 2 Instruments
Selected for the Festival Osmose (BE)
Instrumentation: cello and piano
First performance: Brussels, 02.12.2016; Bruno Ispiola (cello), Fabio Schinazi (piano)
Duration: 4'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Il dubbio della marionetta (2016) – For Ensemble
Selected for the Gaudeamus Muziekweek – GMW Academy (NE) and for the Versipel New Music Call for Scores (US)
Honourable mention at the Noosa ISAM Pierrot Ensemble Composition Competition (DE)
Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, piano, violin and cello
First performance: Utrecht, 04.09.2016; Ensemble Oerknal! (conductor: Gregory Charette)
Duration: 3'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Dédalo y Sensación (2016) – For Piano Trio
Winner of two commissions for string orchestra after a contest at the end of IMCNM COURSE (UA)
Instrumentation: violin, cello and piano
First performance: Lviv, 19.03.2016; Ensemble Nostri Temporis
First performance of the complete version: Rome, 15.05.2016; Federica Severini (violin), Gianluca Pirisi (cello), Ben Cruchley (piano)
Duration: 7'30''
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Deux (2015) – For Saxophone Duo
Instrumentation: 2 saxophones
First performance: Aschaffenburg, 27.09.2015; SaxArt (Christine Heim & Christoph Heeg)
Duration: 9'30''
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Filigrane Scarlatte (2015) – For Piano Solo
Commissioned by Centro Culturale San Fedele / Premio San Fedele per giovani compositori 2015 (IT)
Winner of the Third Prize in the “New Vision” Composition Competition (US)
Selected for the XIV IMYF - International Forum Music of Youth 2016 – The Solo Piano Project (UA) and for the Concrete Timbre – Salon3 (US)
Instrumentation: piano
First performance: Rome, 10.05.2015; Ben Cruchley
Duration: 5'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Und wie Früchte sind wir (2014/2015) – For Ensemble
Commissioned by World Exposition 2015 / Feeding Music – Music for EXPO 2015 (IT)
Winner of the Seventh Edition of [‘tactus] Young Composers’ Forum – Chamber Music Session (BE)
Selected for the 27th International Review of Composers in Belgrade (RS)
Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, viola and cello
First performance: Milan, 21.09.2015; Divertimento Ensemble (conductor: Sandro Gorli)
Duration: 10'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Oscuro Pintado (2014) – For Ensemble
Commissioned by Fondazione Spinola Banna per l’Arte. Progetto Musica 2015 (IT)
Winner of the Franco Donatoni International Meeting for Young Composers – IV edition (IT)
Finalist of the International Competition of the Moscow Conservatory for Young Composers “New Classics” (RU)
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, viola and cello
First performance: Banna, 16.05.2015; Ensemble Mosaik (conductor: Fabio Nieder); broadcast on RAI – RadioTre
Duration: 12'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Il passo alla danza (2014) – For 2 Instruments
Selected for the XV IMYF - International Forum Music of Youth 2017 – World Dances (UA), for the Concrete Timbre – Salon3 (US), for the Reconsil’s concert cycle 2018 (AT) and for the Gnesin Contemporary Music Week 2019 (RU)
Instrumentation: flute and cello
First performance: Karlsruhe, 18.04.2015; Ensemble Tema
Duration: 8'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Lo strappo nel cielo di carta (2014) – For Ensemble
Commissioned by Festival Pontino 2014 (IT)
Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, piano, violin and cello
First performance: Sermoneta, 04.07.2014; Ensemble Alternance
Duration: 6'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Ansia de estatua (2014) – For Harpsichord Solo
Instrumentation: harpsichord
First performance: Madrid, 10.05.2014; Ruggero Laganà
Duration: 4'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

AaNEen (2013/2014) – For Ensemble
Commissioned by Divertimento Ensemble / Stagione Rondò 2014 (IT)
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and cello
First performance: Milan, 09.04.2014; Divertimento Ensemble (conductor: Sandro Gorli)
Duration: 11'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Du, der ichs nicht sage (2013) – For Female Voice and 2 Instruments
Selected for the 25th International Review of Composers in Belgrade (RS)
Instrumentation: female voice, piano and percussion
First performance: Sermoneta, 15.07.2013; Laura Catrani (voice), Maria Grazia Bellocchio (piano), Lorenzo D’Erasmo (percussion)
Duration: 8'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni

Mistral (2013) – For Accordion Solo
Instrumentation: accordion
First performance: Rome, 09.03.2013; Samuele Telari
Duration: 6'
Publisher: Edizioni Suvini Zerboni
Photo credit: Garrick Maguire
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