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Andrea Centazzo

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Italy’s best orchestral percussionist, Andrea Centazzo provides composed and performed lyric operas, orchestral symphonies, and percussion solos. Since 1983, Centazzo’s interest continues to be focused on media productions incorporating traditional and digital equipment and video tape. Centazzo continues to be praised for his capability to “synthesize Oriental percussive vibration with timbal knowledge of modern music as well as the spirit of jazz and rock and roll.” Centazzo initial attracted attention being a sideman for such avant-garde performers as John Zorn, Steve Lacy, and Don Cherry. The possessor of the doctorate in musicology, he provides taught workshops and workshops in European countries and america. A prolific article writer, Centazzo has constructed a lot more than 350 parts and it has authored eight books on musicology.

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Full Name Andrea Centazzo
Profession Film Score Composer
Nationality American, Italian
Music Songs Clangs, Environment for Sextet, Indian Tapes, First Enviroment for Sextet, Dances: Introduction, Étude Sur Le Tubophone, The Impossible Concert, Buddist Monks Priest Song, In the Swamp, Rattling For A Vision, Los Brujios, "Ostinato In Blue", Dances: Third Movement, Movement #1 feat. Hideki Kato / Marco Cappelli, Back Home feat. Hans-Peter Salentin / Silwia Bialas, Movement #4 feat. Hideki Kato / Marco Cappelli, Mahe Shore at down feat. Hans-Peter Salentin / Silwia Bialas, The Playing Lion, Down to the Lonely River, Song For A Kalimba And A String Instrument, Cerimony in Goa feat. Hans-Peter Salentin / Silwia Bialas, Movement #5 feat. Hideki Kato / Marco Cappelli, Dakar Airport feat. Hans-Peter Salentin / Silwia Bialas, Temples in Ubud feat. Hans-Peter Salentin / Silwia Bialas, Wind Islands, Davanti e oltre la soglia, Dances: Fourth Movement, Owl in the Rain, Rockin' Gently, The Joy of Life, Sacred Shadows V, Sacred Shadows III
Albums Ictus, World Percussion Christmas, Environment For Sextet, The Secret of Joy, West Coast Trio (feat. Kai Kurosawa, Motoko Honda), Davanti e oltre la soglia, Indian Tapes, Infinity Squared (Live in Los Angles 2006), O.S.T. Obiettivo indiscreto, The Shadow and The Silence: Homage to Pier Paolo Pasolini, Andrea Centazzo Voyagers, The NY Tapes, Los Angeles Tapes, Sacred Shadows (feat. Cudamani Gamelan Ensemble)
Movies Desire Street, Ni Jing: Thou Shalt Not Steal, Toto Forever, Advent, Floating Melon, Mei Mei, Romance, Sunken Plum


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Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Less Than a Whisper 2015 completed
Torment a love story 2015 completed
My Devil's Night announced
Advent (IV) 2016 Short
Floating Melon 2015 Short
Enlisted: Alisha 2013 Short
Ni Jing: Thou Shalt Not Steal 2013 Short
Desire Street 2011
Mei Mei 2010 Short
Toto Forever 2010 Short
La corsa 2009 Short
11 Settembre 2001 - Inganno Globale 2006 TV Movie documentary
The Circle 2001 Short
Karaoke 1999/I Short
Star Struck 1996
Shadow of a Kiss 1995 TV Movie
Obiettivo indiscreto 1992
Romance 1986

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Torment a love story 2015 completed Old Powell

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ni Jing: Thou Shalt Not Steal 2013 Short composer: theme music

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
La corsa 2009 Short dialog translator

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