|Occupation||Composer, Conductor, Performer|
Edson Zampronha’s works blend a deep sensibility with a brilliant musical architecture and a passion for expressivity. His rich and creative outputs start a new path towards a renewing of contemporary music.
Edson Zampronha has received two awards from the São Paulo Association of Art Criticism, Brazil. In 2005 he has won together with SCIArts Group the 6th Sergio Motta Award, the most outstanding prize on Art and Technology in Brazil, for the installation Poetic Attractor.
He has received commissions from groups and institutions as the Museum für Angewandte Kunst (Köln, Germany) in 2006; the designer María Lafuente for her catwalk show at the Pasarela Cibeles in 2006 and 2010 (Madrid, Spain), and the Sao Paulo State Symphonic Band for the 100th anniversary of Sao Paulo State Gallery in 2005 (Sao Paulo, Brazil).
His compositions are included in two CDs fully dedicated to his work and in other thirteen CDs released by different record labels and institutions. He is the author of the book Notation, Representation and Composition.
He is Ph.D. in Communication and Semiotics - Arts - by the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo. He is a Professor at the University of Valladolid, Spain.