On Christopher Trapani: ‘Horizontal Drift’ and a conversation

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Really Coming Down, composition for electric guitar and live electronics from 2007, caused a rather important change in the artistic life of Christopher Trapani (1980), for several reasons. It is the first piece in which Trapani comes into contact with the aids of electronic composition; it’s the beginning of a more dense path devoted to the electric

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Music writer and founder of Percorsi Musicali, a multi-genre magazine focused on contemporary music and improvisation's forms. He wrote hundreads of essays and reviews of cds and books (over 1800 articles) and his work is widely appreciated in Italy and abroad via quotations, texts' translations, biographies, liner notes for prestigious composers, musicians and labels. He provides a modern conception of musical listening, which meditates on history, on the aesthetic seductions of sounds, on interdisciplinary relationships with other arts and cognitive sciences. He is also a graduate in Economics.