Paolo Principi


STUDIES

1995: Degree "Discipline delle Arti, della Musica e dello Spettacolo", University of Bologna, 110/110 (work presented on "XI Colloquio di informatica musicale").
MASTERS:
1999: Music Composition (Alessandro Solbiati - San Marino);
1998: Orchestra conduction (Donato Renzetti - Pescara);
1997: Music Composition (Guido Baggiani - Roma);
1993: Film Music (Ennio Morricone - Accademia Chigiana Siena);
1991: Computer Music (Lelio Camilleri, Francesco Carreras - Cnuce C.N.R. Pisa);
1990: Music Analysis (Calr Schacter - New York University);
1990: Ricerca scientifica e Musica (Mario Baroni, Michel Imberty, Giuseppe Porzionato);
1986-88: Jazz (Enrico Pieranunzi, Giorgio Gaslini, Giancarlo Schiaffini).

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

2015: Music Composition and Sound Design (5.1) for Whirlpool International Meeting (Barcelona)
2015: Founder and owner of PSOUND: virtual instruments production.
1998-2014: Founder and owner of Punctus Multimedia
2012-2013: Consultant with Viscount (sound designer and Interface Designer for "Physis Piano" Project)
2009-2010: Sound Designer for STUDIOLOGIC (sampling and sound programming for NUMA PIANO)
2000-2004: Sound Designer with KORG Inc. Japan (member of voicing team for: KORG TRITON e KORG OASYS music workstations).
1999 e 2000: Teacher for FSE course "Compositore per la multimedialità, esperto in tecnologie informatico-musicali" Ecipar Bologna.
1995-2006: Consultant musician for Syncro (KORG italian distributor)
1995: Product Manager with Viscount Professional (project design of Oberheim MC3000 Master Keyboard).
1990-1995: Consultant musician for ORLA (composer, arranger and sound designer).

ARTISTIC EXPERIENCES

2013-2014: Paolo Principi Quartet (jazz quartetto with Paolo Sorci (guitar), Roberto Gazzani (bass), Andrea Morandi (drum)
2011-2013: Pianist and accordionist with "Giacomo Medici & Latin Ensemble"
2009-2011: Pianist and accordionist with Cristiana Abbate
Since 2008: Keyboardist on "A remark you made", Weather Report tribute-band
2007-2012: Pianist and accordionist with Selma Hernandes (brazilian singer).
2008: music composer for videos and radio drama "Sistema museale della Provincia di Ancona"
2004: music conposer and audio post-production for "Nozze" (Cechov), Teatro Stabile delle Marche, Giampiero Solari director
2003: music conposer and audio post-production for "Lotta di negro contro cani", Teatro Stabile delle Marche, Giampiero Solari director, with Remo Girone, Valerio Binasco, Stefani Orsla Garello.
2001: music conposer and audio post-production for "Vernichtet", Luigi Moretti director, "Don Giovanni" Giampiero Solari, director

PUBBLICATIONS

"Note sul filo", USB peripherals for computer music, "Applicando", january 2001.
"Con le orecchie sul web", digital audio formats for the web, "Applicando", june 2000.
"Un'indagine sulle regole preferenziali di raggruppamento di Lherdhal e Jackendoff" in “Proceedings of XI Colloquio di informatica musicale", a cura di L. Finarelli e F. Regazzi, Bologna, 1995.

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