GON Federico

(Trieste, 1982)


Federico Gon (Trieste, 1982). Musicologist and composer, graduated (2009) and doctorated (2013) at Padua University, has partecipated to many conference and has published books and several essays on specialized reviews about opera and instumental music between 18th and 19th Century.


Winner of “Tesi Rossiniane” prize 2013 (Fondazione Rossini, Pesaro, Italy), he is member of the “National Comiteè for the Edition of Domenico Cimarosa’s Commedie per Musica” and post-doc researcher at Vienna University (Austria).


After a beginning as self-taught, he has studied composition under Azio Corghi and Mauro Bonifacio. Interested both in opera and instrumental music, his works have been commissioned and performed by institution like Teatro G. Verdi in Trieste, Gran Teatro La Fenice in Venice and by ensembles like the Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano “G. Verdi”, the Orchestra Sinfonica di Sanremo, the Orchestra “I pomeriggi musicali” in Milan and the Quartetto Maffei.