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.

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).

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), 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 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.

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