born in turin, italy, einaudi's mother played to him on the piano as a child. he began his musical training at the conservatorio verdi in milan, gaining a diploma in composition. later, he studied with luciano berio. in 1982, he gained a scholarship to the tanglewood music festival. he currently resides on a vineyard in the italian region of Piedmont.
after studying at the conservatory in milan, and subsequently with berio, he spent several years composing in traditional forms. in the mid-1980s he began to search for a more personal expression in a series of works for dance and multimedia, and later for piano. his music is ambient, meditative and often introspective, drawing on minimalism, world music, and contemporary pop. he has made a significant impact in the film world, with four international awards to his name.
his father was giulio einaudi, a publisher, and his grandfather, luigi einaudi, was president of the italian republic between 1948 and 1955.
Italian contemporary music composer and pianist.
He was born 23 November 1955 in Turin, Piedmont, Italy.
African Melody III
Out Of The Night
The Dark Line
Behind The Window
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