Enrica Sciandrone

Composer and flutes with ―Gaudete‖ She was born in Veroli (FR) and after gaining her pianoforte diploma with Gilda Buttà at the Conservatorio di Frosinone, a degree in Musicology at the La Sapienza University in Rome in 2007 she obtained a diploma in Composizione with Antonio Di Pofi. Winner of Premio Petrassi International Competition in Composition 2009, (the Judge was Ennio Morricone), Enrica started her career in Composition for Screen in 2005, after Academy Award winner Luis Bacalov, took her as his assistant from 2005 to 2007, and discovered her talent. Recipient of the Leverhulme Trust and Fabrica Dei Talenti scholarships, in 2008 Enrica moved to London, where she was awarded the M.mus in Composition for Screen with Distinction and the Horovitz Award in Composition for Screen 2008 from the Royal College of Music. She has composed scores for several Italian and British award-winning documentaries, animations, films, corporates and commercials, displaying a unique voice as well as versatility in working across different genres.