Acoustic ecology workshops

I’m an Italian educator, artist and a community-engaged researcher. 
I have a demonstrated history of professional working in audiovisual storytelling, video direction, theatre and poetry performance, creative workshops’ design. Acoustic ecology is part of my experience. I conduct workshops in both urban and rural environments. 

In order to explore places and communities, I usually join together both field recording and ethnographic research. With kids I generally try to follow educational paths starting from soundscapes and visual art and ending up in capturing traditional memories.
My goal is to develop active listening, being also inspired by the soundscape research performed among the others by Raymond Murray Schafer, Hildegard Westerkamp and Pauline Oliveros.

Between 2011 and 2019 I participated as a speaker in international conferences in Italy, Germany, Serbia and Switzerland (Firenze, Roma, Catania, Rovereto, Oberhausen, Belgrade, Leuk) on the theme of acoustic ecology as a teaching method organized by the Forum Klanglandschaft association among others.

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Children Scuola primaria “Giovanni Segantini”, Arco – Trentino
February 2022

Over the last two decades I’have been collaborating with many Italian schools, teaching to the total of 4000 students: 
Istituto Comprensivo Alta Vallagarina (Rovereto), Istituto Comprensivo Tommaseo – Conselve (Padova), Istituto Comprensivo Gramsci – Plesso “Gigi Proietti” (Roma), Istituto Comprensivo Arco, Istituto Comprensivo Valle dei laghi – Dro, Istituto Comprensivo Giudicarie Esteriori, Istituto Comprensivo Tione di Trento, Istituto Comprensivo Val Rendena – Comunità delle Giudicarie, Istituto Comprensivo del Chiese, Istituto Comprensivo Malcesine (Verona), Istituto Comprensivo Folgaria Lavarone Luserna, Istituto Comprensivo Vigolo Vattaro (Trento), Istituto Comprensivo Villa Lagarina, Istituto Comprensivo Rovereto Nord, Istituto Comprensivo Valle Savio – Mercato Saraceno e Sarsina (Forlì Cesena), Liceo artistico Fortunato Depero (Rovereto), Liceo Andrea Maffei (Riva del Garda), Università Popolare Trentina Cles, Università Popolare Trentina Tione, Università Popolare Trentina Arco, NABA – Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti (Napoli).  

Other public entities and cultural associations I collaborated with: Centro Studi Judicaria (Tione), Associazione Libera Mente – Portobeseno (Rovereto), APSP Casa Mia (Riva del Garda), Scuola Musicale AllegroModerato (Milano), Urban experience (Roma), SMAG Scuola musicale Alto Garda. 

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