Gianmartino Maria Durighello
Gianmartino Durighello (1961), composer, musicologist and teacher, is lecturer in Esercitazioni Corali (Choral Studies) at Castelfranco Veneto Conservatoire in Italy and teaches Musicologia Sacra (Sacred Musicology) and Spiritualità ed Estetica del Canto Gregoriano (Spirituality and Aesthetics of Gregorian Chant) as part of the Postgraduate Course in Sacred Music in the same institute. Member of the Artistic committee of the Asac-Veneto, he has been Jury member of several national and international competitions on choral singing and composition.
As a composer Durighello has collaborated with various performing musicians and cultural associations (Cappelle musicali, Loreto; Feniarco; Asac; FC Trentino; Aureliano, Rome; Poesia in canto, Marostica; the Catholic University of Piliscaba, Hungary; Art-Olsztyn, Poland; Couleur Vocale e Quatuor Sine Nomine, Losanne-Switzerland; Interkultur Foundation Musica Mundi, Polheim-Germany…) and has given master classes and composition workshops. Several of his compositions have won awards in National and International competitions and have been broadcasted on the Italian national network (TV RAI Uno) and Swiss (RSI) and private broadcasting stations. His compositions have also been chosen as obligatory pieces in International competitions and have been included as study pieces in training and specialized lectures, and have also been recorded.
Some of his compositions have been published by Suvini Zerboni, Milan (I); Armelin Musica, Padua (I); Bèrben, Ancona (I); Carrara, Bergamo (I); Pro Musica Studium, Rome (I); PHPublishers, Polheim (D).