Giorgio Zucco is born in Turin in 1977, graduated in composition, wind-orchestration, electronic music at the Conservatorio “G. Verdi” in Turin, and electric guitar at the C.P.M in Milan. He attended master in jazz improvisation with Mark White and Jim Kelly of the Berklee College in Umbria Jazz. An award winning composer in various national competitions, he has carried out research in Csound and published articles in the “Csound Journal.” He works in multimedia area making music for commercials, documentaries and short films for RAI and LA7. From 2008 to 2012 he was assistant to support multimedia and computer music at the Conservatorio “G. Verdi” in Turin. In 2011 he was selected by the Venice Biennale to participate in the workshop with Ircam’s Emmanuel Jourdan, Grégoire Lorieux and Yan Maresz. He currently works as a sound designer for Audivation where he has created and released commercially a collection of instrument and effect plugin for Ableton Live, as part of the CsoundForLive project.

 

in 2013 he published the book "Sintesi digitale del suono" (Zedde editions), with a foreword by Richard Boulanger, also in english version "Inside Csound".

 

He developed two Lisp library dedicated to sound synthesis and computer aided composition PWCsound (for Pwgl software) and OMCollider (for OpenMusic).

 

In 2014 held a master class on computer-aided composition and sound synthesis at the Conservatorio of Genova. Teach harmony and theory at Gammainstitute in Turin.