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Andrea Pidoto Composer

works catalogue I 1985-2001
pdf scores
score sample
works catalogue II 2002
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Una lezione di Franco Donatoni - Donatoni's lesson

Mr. Andrea Pidoto was born in La Spezia (Italy) on 13th April 1958. He studied autonomously Twelve Ton Technic and at the Conservatory of Music. He was a student of three-year composition course at the Pescara Academy of new music under guidance of Maestro Franco Donatoni in 1984, in 1986 he received a Second prize in the "G.D'Arezzo" International Composition Competition in Arezzo (Italy) with President G.Petrassi.
His meeting at the Fiesole (Florence) School with Maestro Sylvano Bussotti was a turning point in his artistic development.
Furthermore, he has been commissioned to write works for various ensemble and soloist who specialise in performing contemporary music.
In 1994 he had a meet in Milan with Maestro Pierre Boulez and in Turin with Maestro Gyorgy Ligeti in 1996.
He took part in a course of computerised music in the Civic School of  Music in with Prof. Alvise Vidolin section of contemporary music. Any his works are on catalogue in the communal Museum of information in (Ancona)Italy.
Because of his distintion in the music profession, he had also been included in the prestigious  Royal Accademy of Music in London  1996.

Invited in 2007 by Prof. Françoise-Régis Lorenzo of Paris-Nanterre University to a
reflection for the international conference "Literature and Politics"
nel 2007 dal Prof. Françoise-Régis Lorenzo                                             


In 2002 and 2004 he was select to festival  Composers to confront by Conservatory “Peri”  RE. italy 2003 he  has been mentioned to the International Festival Europaische Khenmusik - Schwabisch Gmund.

He is a member of composition competition too.