Very proud of Mark Dollard, the talented director of “MacCumhaill”, the film I wrote the score for, ...
“Requiem for Grace”: elegy, dramatic
An excerpt of “Heart”, Giovanni’s composition for orchestra, commissioned and premiered by the Orchestra del Teatro Comunale di Bologna in Piazza Maggiore, Bologna, August 2, 2015.
Recipient of the prestigious Jimmy Van Heusen Award for Best Score, featured as one of ASCAP’s
“Composers to Watch”, Giovanni is an Italian composer and multi-instrumentalist. He has written music for several films that have premiered at international film festivals, such as the Underground Cinema Film Festival and the Depth of Field International Film Festival, and has composed for Italian animation studios Animago and Cantina Animation, scoring movies and series that have been broadcast on the major Italian television network, RAI. He is also an extremely active and versatile performer, and has toured all over Europe with bands like Passogigante and Tuna Milk, alternating bass, guitar, piano and synthesizers.
– Jimmy Van Heusen Award for the Best Composer (2015)
– ASCAP’s Composer to Watch Spotlight (2015)
– Murate Jazz Contest (1st prize, 2012 – band: Gaga Quartet)
Yesterday I had the privilege of recording my music with a wonderful orchestra at the world class fa...
«Working with Giovanni has been a great experience, he quickly found the mood of our project and his music was exactly what we were searching for our series. What we have appreciated the most is his love for animation and music. His composition can really fit the feeling you want to express by images. He was totally able to understand our goals needs and put all his effort in our project, in a great professional way. Recommended? Absolutely yes!»
«Working with Giovanni was an absolute pleasure. I hadn’t collaborated with someone on the other side of the world before and was pleasantly surprised with the outcome. I collaborated with him on a short 3D animation and the music he composed brought a real sense of play and character to the project. He worked to the deadline and delivered on time which was an absolute blessing»
«Giovanni is a true artist. Authentic, professional, and inspiring. If you need a high quality original score, he's the one to rely on!»