Since the 1970s he has been dedicated to electroacoustic music composition with live performance. His works are generated by instrumental sounds and natural sounds that are electronically processed in real time and spread with multi-channel spatialization techniques.
He has received international awards from various institutions (IMEB of Bourges, Ars Elettronica of Linz, Hungarian television, Canadian Opus award).
In addition to the purely musical sphere, Luigi Ceccarelli has dedicated himself to musical theater, creating performances with the Teatro delle Albe and Fanny & Alexander. For these works he received the UBU Award, the Bitef Festival of Belgrade and the Mess Festival of Sarajevo. In the 1980s he worked as a musician with the choreographer Lucia Latour, and later with the Norwegian dance company Wee and with the South African choreographer Robin Orlin.
In the 90s created radio works produced by