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 PER PIANISTI (JAZZ), INTERACTIVE SYSTEMS AND ART INSTALLATIONS

Federico Placidi studied Double Bass at the Conservatory of Santa 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.

È stato artist in residence presso diversi istituti di musica elettronica in Europa tra i quali il Centre de Création Musicale- Iannis Xenakis- (CCMIX) di Parigi e l’EMS (ElektroMusikStudion) di Stoccolma.
He divides his activity between teaching, composition and live performance.

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.
Attualmente vive e lavora a Roma.

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