1st Prize € 2,500 donated by Bank Austria UniCredit Group for the "Nel tempo della memoria?"
Simone Movio, Italy
Fundamental to his education were and are the meetings with Beat Furrer, where he studied at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz (2005/2006), the Rostock Summer Campus 2009 and IMPULS 2005, 2007 and 2009.
He attended the IRCAM Cursus 1 in Composition and Computer Music from 2010 to 2011, Pierluigi Billone's Seminar Klangwege at the University of Music Graz and Stefano Gervasoni's Master Class at the TEMA Academy in Milan (Italy). He won the "Gianni Bergamo Music Award 2007 - Composition" (Lugano, Switzerland), the "Hamburger Klangwerktage 2007" - 2nd International Composition Competition "Lied Unlimited", the "X. Concorso di Composizione Rosolino Toscano "(Pescara, Italy), the" III Concorso di Composizione Città di Varese 2003 "(Italy) and the second prize at the" ISME-IVME 2nd International Composition Contest 2008 "(Brussels, Belgium). He was nominated for IMPULS 2009 (Wien-Graz) as a composer.
Some of his plays have been performed by important artists (such as Beat Furrer, Enno Poppe, Diederik Suys, Filip Martens, Sandro Gorli, Natalia Pschenitschnikova, William Lane, Emanuele Torquati) and ensembles (Klangforum Wien, Ensemble Recherche, Dissonart Ensemble, Divertimento Ensemble, Ensemble Intégrales ) at various events and at different locations ("IMPULS 2009" in the Helmut-List-Halle Graz, "New Music Network 2009-Concert Series" Sydney, Festival Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Rostock, "Rondò 2009" Milan, "Days for New Music Zurich 2007 ", Jacques Brel Concert Hall Brussels," Hamburger Klangwerktage ", UdK Berlin, Museum der Moderne Salzburg).
He is also a guitarist and graduated in 2003 under the direction of Francesco Romano at the Jacopo Tomadini Conservatory in Udine, with a focus on Renaissance and contemporary repertoire, as well as for electric guitar.