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.
Tre Soli Italiani
Music for 3 dance solos
for clarinet, live electronics and computer processed sounds
choreography by Monica Francia
choreography by Antonio Montanile
choreography by Francesco Scavetta
Commission: Biennale di Venezia, music and dance departments
1st performance: Venice, La Biennale, Teatro Fondamenta Nuove 15/06/01
performers: clarinet – Paolo Ravaglia, dancers: Monica Francia, Francesco Scavetta, Antonio Montanile
CD – Nuove Creazioni per la Biennale
Live* (part I & II) for prepared clarinets and clarinets sounds
duration:3’45” + 3′ 53″
Quduò (part I & II) for clarinet, percussions and mechanical clocks
duration:6’01” + 3′ 18″
perfomer:Paolo Ravaglia – clarinets
Compact Disc La Biennale di Venezia