15 17 Oct '24

Lorenzo Barcella

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Function: Composer WSAcademy: WSA Voting Member
Award-winning composer Lorenzo Barcella has written music for film, commercials, plays and stage. His honors include having won the Best Original Score prize at Hollywood On The Tiber Film Awards for his work on When You Did, directed by upcoming director Sinead Cassidy Holt. He also placed as a finalist in both the Mercurio d'Argento Film Scoring Competition and the Lavagnino Film Scoring Competition.

Lorenzo's music has been performed throughout Italy and beyond, at multiple festivals including at JazzMi in Milan, Ascona Jazz in Switzerland and Festa dell’Opera in Brescia. He has earned multiple music degrees from the top conservatories in Italy with high honors (summa cum laude and magna cum laude), including in Jazz, Film scoring and Composition.

Most recently Lorenzo won first prize at the Premio Vincenzoni Scoring Competition in Italy and was selected as a finalist at the California Independent Film Festival (CAIFF) scoring competition.

In 2023 He composed the music for the feature film 'Snot and Splash' directed by Teemu Nikki, premiered at the Locarno Film Festival.

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