Vittorio Montalti (b. 1984) obtained his MA in Composition at the Conservatorio G. Verdi in Milan and in Piano at the Conservatorio Santa Cecilia in Rome. He studied composition at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, and electronic music at the IRCAM-Centre Pompidou in Paris. He was awarded the Silver Lion at the Biennale di Venezia – 54th International Festival of Contemporary Music. His works have been performed at various festivals as La Biennale di Venezia, IRCAM-Centre Pompidou, Gran Teatro La Fenice-Sale Apollinee, Festival Pontino, Festival Milano Musica, Festival MITO, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Bergamo Musica Festival, Rondò, Conservatoire National Superior de Musique et Danse de Paris, Auditorium San Fedele, Dunois Theater, Festival Slowind, Maison de la Télévision de Strasbourg, Zentral und Landesbibliothek Berlin, L’Imaginaire (Institut Culturel Italien de Strasbourg), Italian Culture Institute of Melbourne and Sidney (CEMAT- Progetto Sonora), etc. In this years he has had the possibility to work with many ensembles and with orchestras such as Orchestra del Teatro La Fenice (cond. John Axelrod), Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto (cond. André de Ridder), Orchestra dell’Università degli Studi di Milano (cond. David Handel) and Roma Tre Orchestra (cond. Dario Garegnani). His music is published by Edizioni Suvini Zerboni – SugarMusic S.p. A. Milano.