Giuliano Bracci

Composer

Started in
2015
Musician type
Composer
Host institution
Leiden University
Personal website
giulianobracci.com
Nationality
Italy
Giuliano Bracci

Giuliano Bracci (Rome, 1980) is an Italian composer based in The Netherlands. He studied composition with Rosario Mirigliano at the Conservatory of Florence where he graduated with full marks in 2010. He attended master-classes in composition taught by Helmut Lachenmann, Stefano Gervasoni and Salvatore Sciarrino. In 2012 he obtained a Masters Degree in Composition at Conservatorium van Amsterdam studying with Richard Ayres. His master thesis “Childhood and new music” has been selected for the Graduation Prize of the Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten.

He received an honourable mention at the Gaudeamus Prize 2010, was awarded at the Young Composer Meeting 2010 and won the International SuonoSonda Competition 2009. He has been selected as a finalist of the Premio Reina Sofia 2010 with a piece for choir and orchestra premiered in Madrid by the Orquesta de Radio Televisión Española and Coro Nacional de España.

Giuliano Bracci also graduated cum laude in Philosophy at La Sapienza University of Rome with a thesis on Giordano Bruno. He was the band director of the acting company directed by Pippo Delbono and performed in theatre shows in Italy, France, Spain, Belgium and Poland. As assistant of Freon Ensemble he is one of the organizers of Atlante Sonoro XXI, music festival in Rome. He plays the guitar and the tuba and taught at the Testaccio School of Music of Rome.