Federico Placidi

Biography

EXECUTIVE AND CONTROL ENVIRONMENTS FOR LIVE ELECTRONICS, COMPOSITION AND ELECTROACOUSTIC PRACTICE, EXECUTION AND INTERPRETATION OF ELECTROACOUSTIC MUSIC, IMPROVISATION AND INTERACTIVE COMPOSITION LABORATORY, LIVE ELECTRONICS, LIVE ELECTRONICS FOR JAZZ COMPOSITION, LIVE ELECTRONICS FOR PIANISTS (JAZZ), INTERACTIVE SYSTEMS AND ART INSTALLATIONS
Federico Placidi

Federico Placidi studied Double Bass at the Conservatory of St. Cecilia, Composition and Electronic Music at the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Vienna.

He studied in Paris at the Center de Création Musicale Iannis Xenakis (CCMIX), with Agostino Di Scipio, Trevor Wishart and Curtis Roads.
Together with Matteo Milani, he is the founder of U.S.O. Project aka Unidentified Sound Object.

He has been "artist in residence" at several electronic music institutes in Europe including the Centre de Création Musicale- Iannis Xenakis- (CCMIX) in Paris and the EMS (ElektroMusikStudion) in Stockholm.
Suddivide la sua attività tra l’insegnamento, la composition e la performance dal vivo.

Ha collaborato in qualità di compositore e performer elettroacustico con diversi artisti tra i quali: Ana Topalovic, Domenico Sciajno, Todd Barton, Andrea Young, Agostino Di Scipio, Alvin Curran, Thoranna Bjornsdottir, Andrea Valle, Natasha Barrett e molti altri.
He currently lives and works in Rome.

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