Luigi Ceccarelli

ceccarelliLC_Vimeo_logo LC_Youtube_logoLC_Soundcloud_logo LC_Flickr_logoLC_Facebook_logoHe 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.


Turandot by Beijing Opera

Beijing (China), December 21, 2018
Tsinghua University, Meng Minwei Concert Hall

China National Peking Opera Company presents
world premiere

music Luigi Ceccarelli, Alessandro Cipriani and Qiu Xiaobo

direction Marco Plini
direction for Peking Opera Xu Mengke
drama Wu Jiang e Wu
director’s assistant Thea Dellavalle

with the China National Peking Opera actors
Zhang Jiachun, Turandot –  Xu Mengke, Calaf –  Wu Tong, Liù –  Liu Dake, Timur – Ma Lei, Wang Ping emperor – Wang Chao, Ping –  Nan Zikang, Pong – Weng Pengyu, Pang

Vincenzo Core, electric guitar – Giacomo Piermatti, contrabass – Meng Lingshen,  jing hu – Zhang Fuqi, jing er hu – Li Lijing, yue qin
percussions: Laura Mancini, bass drum, vibraphone and rototoms – Wang Xi, ban gu and da tang gu – Cao Rongping,  nao bo – Chen Shumin, xiao luo – Niu Lulu, da luo

production China National Peking Opera Company, Emilia Romagna Teatro, Teatro Metastasio di Prato