Exposé Online banner

Riccardo Sinigaglia

Riccardo Sinigaglia
Country
Italy
Profile
Riccardo Sinigaglia is an architect as well as musician. He teaches electronic music at Milan Conservatory where he studied during the Seventies with Angelo Paccagnini. He collaborates with the video center of the Faculty of Architecture, Milan University, where he lectures on the relationship between music and image. His musical productions also include music for documentaries, ballets and theatre spectacles. His work is based on modes, mean tone, pitagorean scales and complex polyrhythmics: he is deeply involved in ethnomusicology, the elements of which are revisited and employed in his musical language. In the 1980's, together whith Walter Maioli and Gabin Dabiré, he founded the group Futuro Antico, a cross beetwin electronic and etno shamanic music. In 1985 he founded, together with Mario Canali, the audio-visual art group Correnti Magnetiche beginning to work with digital systems.
Website
http://www.riccardosinigaglia.com
Related articles (3)
Releases on file (8)
Riccardo Sinigaglia — Dimensions Riccardo Sinigaglia — Dimensions
(Alma De Nieto DNN 004 C, 1993/2016, CD)
Correnti Magnetiche — Correnti Magnetiche Correnti Magnetiche — Correnti Magnetiche
(ADN DMM 009 R, 1989, LP)
Correnti Magnetiche — Live Correnti Magnetiche — Live
(ADN DNN 003 C, 1989, CD)
Riccardo Sinigaglia — Scorrevole 3 e Flutazione Riccardo Sinigaglia — Scorrevole 3 e Flutazione
(Ladd-Frith (No catalog no.), 1987, Cass)
Riccardo Sinigaglia — Riflessi Riccardo Sinigaglia — Riflessi
(ADN DMM 002 R, 1986, LP)
Riccardo Sinigaglia — Watertube / Ringspiel Riccardo Sinigaglia — Watertube / Ringspiel
(ADN no#, 1985/2015, CD)
Riccardo Sinigaglia — Works 1976-1981: Scorrevole Riccardo Sinigaglia — Works 1976-1981: Scorrevole
(17853 Records RFLP001, 1981/2015, LP)
Futuro Antico — Futuro Antico Futuro Antico — Futuro Antico
((Not on label) , 1980, LP)

Latest news

2020-09-09
Simeon Coxe RIP – Simeon Coxe, best known for his experimental electronics in the band Silver Apples, has died at the age of 82. The band's 1968 debut album set the stage for both German electronic music and experimental punk music a decade later. Coxe died on September 8 from pulmonary fibrosis. » Read more

2020-09-05
Gary Peacock RIP – Legendary bassist Gary Peacock, veteran of many recordings and performances with Paul Bley, George Russell, Roland Kirk, Bill Evans, Tony Williams, and many more. » Read more

2020-07-22
Tim Smith RIP – Tim Smith, leader of the eccentric band Cardiacs, has died at the age of 59 after many years of health problems. Cardiacs was known for intense and complicated music that combined punk energy with the rhythmic and harmonic sophistication of progressive rock. » Read more

2020-07-12
Judy Dyble RIP – Singer-songwriter Judy Dyble, who was a founding member of Fairport Convention and one of the distinctive voices of the 60s folk revival in Britain, has died at the age of 71. Her passing came at the end of a long illness, though which she continued to work. » Read more

2020-07-06
Ennio Morricone RIP – Famed composer Ennio Morricone has died at the age of 91. The creator of scores for more than 500 movies, some of his works have become the most recognizable sounds in the history of cinema. His soundtracks for Sergio Leone's Westerns made from 1964 to 1971, are iconic landmarks in film music, but he also composed for dramas, comedies, and other genres. He won the Academy Award for Best Original Score in 2016 for The Hateful Eight. » Read more


Previously in Exposé...

Hecenia - Légendes – Légendes is Hecenia’s first album, recorded in 1989, released in 1990, and now reissued on CD. If you’ve only heard Hecenia’s second release, La Couleur du Feu from 1994, you...  (1997) » Read more

Awenson - Wizard – Wizard is the second album by Awenson (aside from self-produced CDR releases), whose first was released under the name Awen, and whose real name is Joël Bernard. These two long tracks,...  (2011) » Read more

Aidan Baker - Songs of Flowers and Skin – Amid the bulk of BLR releases, to which such adjectives as “noisy,” “chaotic” and “abrasive” are regularly applied, it’s easy to forget that there’s a...  (2011) » Read more

Xinema - Basic Communication – Xinema is a three-piece group from Sweden; the members originally played in a band called Madrigal in the mid-80s (not to be confused with the current band of the same name). Basic Communication, the...  (2008) » Read more

Bertrand Loreau - Sur le Chemin... – France hasn't exactly been renowned as a breeding ground for solo electronic artists. I can call to mind only a small handful who have surfaced over the years. So this album by the one-man...  (1997) » Read more



Listen & discover



Print issues