Caterina Di Cecca - Composer Short Bio (English) - Caterina Di Cecca - Composer

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Caterina Di Cecca is an Italian composer based in Rome.

Winner of important international composition competitions (Open Call "SIAE Classici di Oggi " – 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), she has received commissions by numerous 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 di Venezia, Divertimento Ensemble supported by Ernst von Siemens Foundation, Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese, Riot Ensemble, Puccini Festival, Collegium Musicum Chamber Orchestra of Lviv, Associazione Nuova Consonanza, World Exposition 2015 and Fondazione Spinola Banna per l'Arte, for which she was also Composer-in-Residence in 2015.

Her scores, selected in many international calls for scores and conducted among others by Daniele Rustioni, Gregory Charette, Carlo Rizzari, Geoffrey Paterson, Sandro Gorli, Jean–Paul Dessy, Michele Gamba, Aaron Holloway–Nahum and Igor Dronov, have been presented and programmed in Austria, Belgium, England, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Mexico, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, The Philippines, Ukraine and USA by ensembles and orchestras such as Neue Vocalsolisten (DE), Musiques Nouvelles (BE), Ensemble Échappé (US), Ensemble Mosaik (DE), Divertimento Ensemble (IT), Riot Ensemble (UK), Ensemble Oerknal! (NL), Ulysses Ensemble, Ensemble Reconsil (AT), Studio for New Music (RU), Solisti Aquilani (IT), Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese (IT), Tofarm Festival Orchestra (PH) and Orchestra della Toscana (IT).

Her music is published by Edizioni Suvini Zerboni of Milan.
Photo credit: Garrick Maguire
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