Paola Bozzalla Gros

(Italy), composer. She gained diploma in Composition at the "Conservatorio G. Verdi" in Tourin with Giuseppe Elos. In 2006 she attended the "Gamo" composition course with Alessandro Solbiati in Florence and in the years 2007 and 2008 the "Corso di Alto Perfezionamento Musicale" with Azio Corghi at the "Accademia Filarmonica" in Bologna. Since 1998 she has been maestro collaboratore of the "Gruppo Vocale e Strumentale Eufoné" in Ciriè (Torino). Her work Psalm CL has been performed in several Italian cities (Asti, Torino, Aosta, Cremona).
Awards: 1st prize at the Composition competition promoted by the "Ente Concerto Castello di Belveglio" (At), 2005, with the premiere in the 2005/2006 concert series; 1st prize at the Composition competition on the occasion of the Summer Course in Castellabate (SA), 2005; her work Luz musical was finalist at the "Concorso di Composizione Musica e Arte" in 2006 and was performed at the "Auditorium Parco della Musica" in Rome in April 2006; "Diploma d'Onore" for the composition category at the "Concorso TIM – Torneo Internazionale di Musica", 2008.
Pubblications: she published an essay on Music and Liturgy and a composition for organ in the volume L'organo Concone della chiesa parrocchiale di Corio. Memorie e sfide di un restauro, published by Effatà.