Angelo Sormani

Italian composer and conductor, he graduated in trumpet, in composition of electronic music, in experimental composition, in choral singing and choir and band instrumentation at the Conservatorio "G.Verdi" in Milan where he later got his degree with honors Level II in direction, composition and band instrumentation. He attended specialization courses in analysis, composition and band instrumentation at the European Superior Band Institute of Trento. Parallel to his musical studies he graduated in "Computer Science" at the University of Milan. He teaches Laboratory of Technology and Physics at the IPSIA in Como, Theory and Harmony of Music in the Philharmonic Civic School of Lugano and he is a teacher of Band Direction and Instrumentation for the European Academy of Music in Erba. He is also the conductor of many bands: A. Manzoni “Civic Band” of Lecco, " Città di Mariano Comense " and " Santa Cecilia "of Costa Masnaga. He is the founder and artistic director of Insubria Wind Orchestra. He collaborates to the International Italy-USA Music-Project, which involves Italian Conservatories and American Universities. He works as an arranger, conductor and composer for the "Horns of La Scala" in Milan, with whom he has made prestigious concerts in theaters and during Italian festivals (including the Teatro Regio in Parma, the Teatro alla Scala in Milan, the Festival "Sounds of the Dolomites"). He obtained significant awards in international composition competitions: "L. Russolo "in Varese," City of Pavia ","V. Bucchi" in Rome;  Corciano Composition Competition for Original Band  (awarded in three editions)," Peter Pernice "of Syracuse (awarded in two editions)," Pellegrino Caso "of Vietri sul mare, “ La prime Lus” in Bertiolo, Anbima of Udine, “Romualdo Marenco in Novi Ligure (awarded in two editions), Sinnai and Mugnano. He receives commissions for original compositions (among which there are the International Festival of Military Bands of Modena and the Municipal Musique Strasbourg Illkirch-Graffenstaden) and he is invited in juries of competitions for composition and execution or as a lecturer in band courses and stages. His compositions are recorded on CDs by important Italian Wind Orchestras.
Composizioni
Titolo Audio Pdf Diff Durata
ALI BABA AND THE FORTY THIEVES (English text)
3,5 60'00
ALI BABA E I QUARANTA LADRONI (Italian text)
3,5 60'00
ALI BABA ET LES QUARANTE VOLEURS (French text)
3,5 60'00
ALI BABA UND DIE VIERZIG RÄUBER (German text)
3,5 60'00
AVE MARIA
3 3'40
AVE MARIA (SATB choir)
3 3'40
BASIC SERIES Vol.4
  • Anticadanzayb
  • Happyvariationsyb
  • Karakorumyb
  • Lasambadelrelojyb
1 10'30
BASIC SERIES Vol.7
  • Hero
  • Sinfonietta
  • Bluestone
  • Quintospatio
1 13'00
BLUE GARDEN
3 4'45''
CANTI NELLA MEMORIA
  • Cantimemoria1
  • Cantimemoria2
  • Cantimemoria3
  • Cantimemoria4
2,5 8'00''
CANTOS CEREMONIALES
5 12'50
CONCERTO FOR TROMBONE
4,5 11'00
CONCERTO FOR TROMBONE (Study score)
4,5 11'00
DER GESTIEFELTE KATER (German text)
3 40'
DER KLEINE PRINZ (German text)
3 60'00
DIE BREMER STADTMUSIKANTEN (German text)
3 45'00
EPIDAURUS
4 6'50
EVOLUTION SERIES Vol.1
  • Juvenilia
  • Rainy Day
  • Amico Blues
  • Filastrocca
1,5 14'
EVOLUTION SERIES Vol.2
  • Zefiro
  • Evolutionrock
  • Tuttiinmarcia
  • Tabatinga
  • Theking
1,5 15'00
EVOLUTION SERIES Vol.3
  • Babyrockyb
  • Essentialsuiteyb
  • Balloonsyb
1,5 11'00
FOUR TYPICAL PICTURES
  • Fourtypical1
  • Fourtypical2
  • Fourtypical3
  • Fourtypical4
4,5 10'00
IL GATTO CON GLI STIVALI (Italian text)
3 40'
IL PICCOLO PRINCIPE (Italian text)
3 60'00
LA BANDA DI GIGI
2,5 3'00
LE CHAT BOTTE (French text)
3 40'
LE PETIT PRINCE (French text)
3 60'00
LES MUSICIENS DE BREME (French text)
3 45'00
LICOSA
3,5 10'13
LICOSA (Study score)
3,5 10'13
LUX VIVIDA
3,5 7'40''
MAGIC MOON
3 5'50
MANZONI MARCH
2,5 3'20
MASTER CAT SUITE
3 11'45
MITIS
4,5 21'00
MODERATE DANCES
  • MODERATE DANCES 1
  • MODERATE DANCES 2
  • MODERATE DANCES 3
4 9'45
MUSICANTI DI BREMA, I (Italian text)
3 45'00
PRISMA
2,5 5'20''
SATOR
4,5 9'00
SATOR (Full score)
4,5 9'00
SATOR (Study score)
4,5 9'00
SCHERZO FOR BAND
4 7'10
SCHERZO FOR BAND (Study score)
4 7'10
SOLANAS
3,5 6'40
SPRING TOUR
  • Springtour1
  • Springtour2
  • Springtour3
3 9'30
SUMMER TOUR
2,5 8'20
SUN RISING
3 4'40''
THE BREMEN TOWN MUSICIANS (English text)
3 45'00
THE LITTLE PRINCE (English text)
3 60'00
THE MASTER CAT (English text)
3 40'
THE WIND OF MAY
3 6'30''
TIME TO TRAVEL
3 4'50
TRIBUTE FANFARE
3,5 3'00
TRUMPET EPISODE
3 7'10
VILOTE
2 2'00''
VOCI NEL VENTO
5 10'00
WINTER TOUR
  • Wintertour1
  • Wintertour2
  • Wintertour3
2 8'15
Arrangiamenti
Titolo Compositore Audio Pdf Diff Durata
LYRICS FROM GRIEG E. Grieg
3 8'00
SYMPHONY N.9 - SCHERZO Ludwig van Beethoven
4 12'00