Gabriella Cecchi

Gabriella Cecchi

Italian

1944 Italy

Biography

Born in 1944. After receiving a diploma in piano she started to study composition, confronting herself with other musical forms at the same time. After having been a student of Franco Donatoni at the Chigiana Music Academy in Siena, she received a certificate for composition. She published articles about musical review on the daily newspaper "La Nazione" and on monthly magazines. For few years she was performing in a piano duo, and she also taught piano at the Italian State School. In her work which includes solo pieces, chamber music and works for orchestra, published by Agenda and Edipan, we can find the attention to the relationship of music with other expressive forms, as dance and figurative art. Her music has been performed nationally and abroad and has been broadcasted on Radio RaiTre. She is one of the founders of the Italian Composers Foundation.

Works
Date Title Instrumentation Execution time
1984 Assonanze harpsichord 6 minutes, 30 seconds

Composer sent on February 6th 2010. Last update on February 6th 2010.