(b. 1956, Bologna).
Italian composer of mostly chamber works that have been performed in Europe and elsewhere; he is also active as a flutist.
Mr. Galante studied composition and flute at the Conservatorio Giovanni Battista Martini in Bologna, where he earned a diploma in flute in 1979. He also studied at the Università degli Studi in Bologna, where he earned a degree in philosophy, and at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Munich, where he earned a diploma in 1982.
His music has been performed in France, Italy, Japan, and the USA.
As a flutist, he has performed contemporary music in Austria, Italy and the USA.
His primary publishers are Casa Sonzogno and Falls House Press.
SELECT LIST OF WORKS
March in Paris, flute, string orchestra, 1998
Fibonacci, string orchestra, 2002
Vertigo, flute, live electronics, 1992
North by Northwest, flute, piano, 1995
Foggy Frames, flute, guitar, 1996
Mir Shalom, flute, oboe, violin, viola, cello, piano, 1996
Skate Sketches, oboe, 1997
Scirocco, flute, oboe, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, piano, 1998
Babbio a Piscità, flute, oboe, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, piano, 1998
Ciaccona di Dario, flute, fixed media, live electronics, 2001
Larjines, mixed chorus, flute, clarinet, double bass, percussion, 2002
FILM SCORE (DIRECTOR):
Primo Carnera, flute, cello, vibraphone, 2000 (Fabrizio Varesco)
SCORE FOR SILENT FILM:
The Great Train Robbery, flute, violin, cello, percussion, 2001 (for The Great Train Robbery by Edwin Stanton Porter)
Linea d'Ombra (various works). Emilio Galante, flute (Scatola Sonora, 1993)
Doppio Sogno (various works). Emilio Galante, flute (Scatola Sonora, 1996)
Sciare di Fuoco (various works). (BMG Ricordi, 1999)
Primo Carnera. (Velut Luna, 2002)