Nicola Cappelletti

Nicola Cappelletti (ITA/FRA) is an electroacoustic sound artist, performer and composer. After studying violin he graduated in electronic music, with honors and honorable mention, at the F. Morlacchi Conservatory in Perugia. Winner of the XV National Prize of the Arts (Electroacoustic Composition), his artistic research focuses on the relationship between acoustic sound and electronic treatment in relation to audiovisual works, theater and contemporary poetry.

As a performer his activity ranges from popular music, with forays into rock and club music, to concerts of radical improvisation for prepared violin, prepared electric bass and live electronics. His work has been presented at the International Computer Music Conference, Sound and Music Computing Conference, New York electroacoustic Music Festival, Colloqui di Informatica Musicale, Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Osaka University of Arts Electroacoustic Music Festival, Lund Contemporary, Festival Orizzonti, Bologna in Lettere, Encode, Dancity. He is a member of the Opificio Sonoro ensemble.