My name is Giulio Aldinucci, I was born in Siena (Italy) in 1981. I have been active for years

as a composer in the field of experimental electroacoustic music and in the research

on soundscape.


January: my composition Soffia was included in the compilation Illuminations by Dronarivm (RUS).

various concerts, including: Plunge & Spazio Concept (Milano) and Inside Lottozero / Grand Opening (Lottozero, Prato)

December: Sonospace (UK) released my free digital ep Confini/Fiaccole, containing two compositions based on field recordings only.

September: the label Home Normal (J/UK) released on CD my album Goccia.

August: my composition Candles (Tuscany, Spring) is included on The Wire Tapper 41 CD , given away with The Wire magazine (UK) #390, August 2016. The track is taken from my new album Goccia, out on 30th September on Home Normal (J/UK).

July: the label Dronarium (RUS) released on CD Agoraphonia, a collaboration album by Francesco Giannico and me.

June: the composition Alfred Mau by Bartosz Dziadosz (Pleq) and me was included in the Macmillan Cancer Support benefit compilation Touched 3 by Touched (UK).

May: my composition Tiny and Huge Insects was included in the project One Minute Symphony: Apología de los Insectosnto The White (E).

April: the label No Problema Tapes (RCH) released on cassette and digital Mutus Liber, the split ep I made with Moon Ra.

January: my composition Vidin was included in the compilation Into The White by Dronarivm (RUS).

various concerts, including: Flussi Festival (Avellino), OCCII by Concertzender & SOTU festival (Amsterdam), Palazzo Strozzi (Firenze),  Vereniging Poortgebouw by SOTU (Rotterdam).

December: the label Manyfeetunder/concrete (I) released on CD my composition Yellow Horse, the first collaboration album between Pleq and me.

August: the label The Long Story Recording Company (AUS) released on CD The Prelude To, the first collaboration album between Pleq and me.

June: A Study in Mixed Environments, site specific live sonorization created by AIPS (Italian Archive Soundscapes) for Palazzo Strozzi (Florence).

May: the label Time Released Sound (USA) released on CD my album Spazio Sacro.


various concerts, including: Spazio O' (Milano), Meeting FKL - Forum Klanglandschaft (Vivaio del Malcantone, Firenze), Fieldsquare (Siena).

December: my composition Cocoon was included in the compilation Touching Down Lightly by Pocket Fields (RUS).

December: my composition Nave was included in the compilation Past Disappears by Dronarivm (RUS).

September: the label Dronarium (RUS) released on CD my album Aer.

July: my composition L'eclisse is part of One Minute Soundscape, a project made especially for the World Listening Day 2014.

June: my composition On was included in the compilation Italian Resonances | Dronegazers? created by the Italian webzine The New Noise and released on CD by Oak editions (I).

April: my composition The first Rain and the composition The prelude to (made by Pleq and me)  were included in the 5 CDs compilation Elements One - Five ( | | | | ) that celebrates 5 years of Home Normal (J/UK).

March: Obsil project ep released by Manyfeetunder (I). It contains two composition played live in 2010 and 2011.


various concerts, including: Café OTO (London), Meeting FKL - Forum Klanglandschaft (Vivaio del Malcantone, Firenze), Corte dei Miracoli (Siena).

November: my composition Sphere 1  was included in the compilation TODTNAUBERG: a closer listen compilation v. 1 created by the webzine A Closer Listen (USA), compiled by Zachary Corsa and Joseph Sannicandro.

October: my composition Come il mare was included in the CD Sound at work created by Tempo Reale (I), the Italian electronic music research, production, and educational center founded by Luciano Berio. This work is part of the Tempo Reale Collection cd series.

July: Arno ATLAS, a project by Radio Papesse and Giulio Aldinucci about narration and soundscape of the Arno river in Florence. The Arno Atlas series was choosen by the national Italian radio, Rai Radio 3, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the flood of the Arno in Florence during the week of 4 November 2016.

June: Postcards from Italy, a Project by Aips & Gianmarco del Re launched by Giulio Aldinucci and Attilio Novellino. Postcards from Italy is a CD released by Oak editions (I), a live performance show at Cafe OTO - London (June 16th) and an installation at SoundFjord - London (June 15th - July 21st).

May: unreleased composition for the compilation The Silence was Warm vol. 4, released on CD by Symbolic Interaction (J).

April: the label Other Electricities (USA) released on cassette & digital my ep Archipelago.

April: participation in Alexandr Vatagin album's Serza, released on cd and vinyl by Valeot Records (A).

February: composition for the Bisceglie Soundmap, a project by Francesco Giannico and AIPS - Archivio Italiano Paesaggi Sonori.  Info & listen


October: radio work Viandanti (Nostalghia paths, homage to Andrei Tarkovsky) commissioned by Radio Papesse (I) for Radia Network. Info, listen & download

August: the label Nomadic Kids Republic (J/UK) released on CD my album Tarsia.

April: I started contributing to Pietro Riparbelli's Cathedrals project with field recordings taken in:
St. Antimo Abbey (Siena, Italy), Aleksandr Nevskij cathedral (Sofia, Bulgaria)  and Sagrada Familia (Barcelona, Spain).


December: my composition Madrigale muto, taken from the ep Boule à neige is part of Contaminante, video art terminal project in Venice featuring Norma Drimmer, Maurizio Elettrico, Uwe Jäntsch, Francesco Lopes / Alfredo Romano, Joanne Morgan, Angela Occhipinti, Hua Peng, Thomas Redl, Chang Ren and VestAndPage. You can listen to my composition in Venezia Terminal Passeggeri Isonzo 1 - 2 and Terminal 107  until April 2012


July: music for Paesaggi di Famiglia - Carbonia by Nicola Contini. The video is part of Contini's Paesaggi di Famiglia project, based on archiving and restoring old films from the Sardinia island (Italy). Video

June: the net label Laverna (I) released my free ep Boule à Neige

April: the label Psychonavigation Record (IRL) released Vicino, my third CD album under my project name Obsil.

April: my composition Snow Days In March is included on The Wire Tapper 25 CD , given away with The Wire magazine (UK)  #326, April 2011. The track is taken from my new album Vicino, out on CD on 11th April 2011 on Psychonavigation Records. More info - Compilation details


March: original composition for the exhibition Light Through Culture at Museum Santa Maria della Scala (Siena, Italy), organized by the Department of Communication Sciences of the University of Siena, in collaboration with the Department of Industrial Design of the Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (NL). More info - Video


January: previously unreleased composition for the Underwater Noises compilation, free digital & limited edition CDr on Ephre imprint (UK) & Lost Children Net Label (UK). Info & download


various concerts, including: Nu Fest (Teatro Mpx,  Padova), Fanfulla 101 (Roma), Corte dei Miracoli (Siena), Sentieri Barocchi festival (Giardini di Villa Parisi, Forino -  Avellino), Waveform Valdelsa Festival (Cassero della Fortezza di Poggio Imperiale, Poggibonsi - SI), Ex-Fila (Firenze)

December: previously unreleased composition for the Sound of Ebb - What is the sound of Recession? compilation by Loudspkr (UK). Info & download

November: audio work UnNovantesimo for E-ArtQuake - Thirty years after the earthquake in Irpinia (ex Carcere Borbonico, Avellino - Italy). E-ArtQuake is a collective exhibition that aims to connect digital arts and new technologies, with memory, trauma and loss of identity themes in the aftermath of disasters such as earthquakes. My composition was one of ten audio works reported by the jury. Info - Listen


November: previously unreleased composition for the Con Fuoco d'Occhi un Nostalgico Lupo compilation, released by The Silent Ballet webzine (UK) & Lost Children Net Label (UK).

Info & download

October: remix of Day Trip by Me:Mo (album: Acoustic View), released on CD by Disasters by Choice (I).

Augut: original soundtrack and sound design for the short movie Burnt by Adriano Giotti. Award for Best Cinematography, Award for Best Sound, mention for Best Editor and mention for Best Director at Spazio Anteprima Festival, Turin. Info

February: previously unreleased composition for Hush Noise - Inglorious Ocean compilation by Inglorious Ocean (I). Info & download


various concerts, including: Pro+ (Siena), Flussi festival (Teatro Carlo Gesualdo, Avellino), Serpe Regolo (Sovicille, SI).

October: the label Disasters by Choice (I) released Distances, my second CD album under my project name Obsil.

September: composition for the installation Talking Doors - Sounding Door (by Julijonas Urbonas), located at the Lithuanian Academy of Music of Vilnius – European Capital of Culture 2009. This work won the Award of Distinction in Interactive Art, Prix Ars Electronica 2010. Info

May: participation at Italian Plays, a collection of field recordings all around Italy curated by Matteo Uggeri / Hue for Framework/Resonance 104.4 by Patrick McGinley/.murmer. Info & download


various concerts, including: Half Die Festival (Roma), The Hole/Acque Notturne (Bologna), Fanfulla 101 (Roma).

November: original soundtrack (with Cristiano Magi) for the short movie Crisalide by Leandro Gouvêa Lisboa. The short movie was commissioned by Regione Veneto for the 10th festival Videopolis. Info

October: composition Italia0.8beta for Revolutionary Sound, the Radio Papesse area inside the FreeQuencies exhibition, Festival della Creatività 2008 (Florence). Info - Pictures: 1, 2

March: original soundtrack (with Cristiano Magi) for the short movie Sketches di Marghera by Leandro Gouvêa Lisboa da Costa and Marina Andrade Câmara, winner of the 16th edition of the festival Italiani Indipendenti (Trento).


various concerts, including: SDSM festival/Interferenze (Guardia Sanframondi, Benevento), What If/Estate Fiesolana (Fiesole, Firenze), Teatro del Navile (Bologna),  Leoncavallo (Milano), Festival della Creatività ‘07(Firenze), La Controra (Napoli).

September: the track Sui Tetti (from Points, cd, Disasters by choice, 2006) is included in the soundtrack of La Settimana della Sposa, a documentary directed by Pierpaolo Pirone. Info - Imdb

June: original soundtrack (with Francesca Piccioni) for the short movie No End by Stefano Lodovichi, winner of the prize Best Short Movie at the 7th edition of Corto Dams Festival of Monta d'Alba (Cuneo, Italy). Info


various concerts, including: Tagofest 2 (Marina di Massa, Massa Carrara), Centro Arte Contemporanea Palazzo delle Papesse (Siena), Rialto Sant’Ambrogio (Roma).

December: music for the performance Questo non è un bar by Teatrino del Corvo for Centro Arte Contemporanea Palazzo delle Papesse (Siena).

June: the label Disasters by Choice (I) released Points, my first CD album under my project name Obsil.

Siena, spring 2012 - photo by Alessandro Pagni  

upper photo by Costanza Maremmi