Mario GaglianiMario Gagliani

Diploma in Composition, Conductorship, Choir Music, Choir Direction and Large Ensembles Instrumentation. He also achieved the high specialization Diploma in Orchestra Direction Ha conseguito, inoltre, il Diploma di Alto Perfezionamento in Conductorship, in Scuola superiore di musica dell’Accademia di Pescara, with Honors.

As conductor he is the author of symphonic, camera, sacred and theatre music, as well as symphonic band music, with his works being played both in Italy and abroad.  Winner of composition contests, some of his tunes have been introduced as mandatory ones in competitions. On the other hand he is active in Conductorship working with Italian Orchestras and Winds Orchestras.

In 1998, he was awarded with the Maurizio Rinaldi Prize as best student  od the Conductorship class in the Santa Cecilia Conservatory of Rome. Thanks to this award, he debuts in front of the audience conducting the  Stabat Mater by A. Dvorak for soloists, choir and orchestra in the Academic Hall of the Conservatoire. Subsequently, he conducts El retablo di maese Pedro by De Falla, Pergolesi’s La serva padrona, Verdi’s Traviata and others.

In 2000 he wins the Call for Deputy Director of the Banda Centrale della Marina Militare, conducting it both in Italy and abroad. He sat in the Committee of national and international competitions for composition and wind orchestra composition and he taught in courses for orchestra and band conductors. He also alternates the composition and conductorship activity to a chamber one as piano accompanist, being recognized for it in renowned national competitions. He is a researcher in the area of analysis and music theory and in composition history. In 2002, he wins the Call for Composition Chairman.