He is a co-founding member of the “Edison Studio” and since the 1970s he has worked as a composer of music with live electronics. He is interested in all forms of sound, irrespective of genre, and in the relationships between music and the performing arts.
His work as a composer has brought him international recognition (Bourges Festival Prizes, UBU Prize – given by Italian theatre critics, Ars Electronica – Linz, MESS Festival Prize in Sarajevo, Special Prize at the BITEF Festival in Belgrade, “Hear” Prize by Hungarian Television, Opus Prize” from the “Conseil de la Musique du Quebec”). His works have been chosen many times for performance at the International Computer Music Conference and
he has written various works for radio produced by the Italian broadcaster RAI and he composed work for theatre with “Teatro delle Albe”, “Fanny & Alexander”, and work for dance with “Wee Dance Company” and Robyn Orlin.
Luigi Ceccarelli has held the post of Professor of Electronic Music Conservatory of Music of Latina.
Inferno – Ravenna Festival
from “La Divina Commedia” by Dante Alighieri
direction Marco Martinelli and Ermanna Montanari
music Luigi Ceccarelli
with the students of the school of Elettronica Music of the Latina Conservatory
Francesco Altilio, Cristian Maddalena, Mirjana Nardelli, Fabrizio Nastari, Giovanni Tancredi, Andrea Veneri
and the students of the Percussion school of the Latina Conservatory
Giulio Cintoni, Luca Giacobbe, Daniele Sanna, Riccardo Zelinotti
scenes Edoardo Sanchi
costumes Paola Giorgi
with Ermanna Montanari, Marco Martinelli, Luigi Dadina, Alessandro Argnani, Roberto Magnani, Laura Redaelli, Alessandro Renda, Massimiliano Rassu and the citizens of the Chiamata Pubblica of the Cantiere Dante
in collaboration with Conservatory of Music “Ottorino Respighi” of Latina and Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera
production Ravenna Festival
in coproduction with Ravenna Teatro/Teatro delle Albe
Inferno is the first part of the project La Divina Commedia: 2017-2021