Raffaele Grimaldi

Composer, pianist and conductor

AWARDS, GRANTS

· 24th International Review of Composers in Belgrade;

· Fellowship 2014/2015 at  French Academy in Rome - Villa Medici;

· III International Uuno Klami Composition Competition (honorable mention); 

· The "Phoenix Basel Ensemble" International composition competition (Basel, Switzerland);

· 34th Frederic Mompou International Award 2013 (Barcelona, Spain);

· Wiener Konzerthaus's International composing competition 2012 - «Towards the Next 100 Years» (Vienna - Austria); 

· Amsterdam Collage Ensemble - Call for scores 2012 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands); 

· Premio "Cavalierato Giovanile 2011" - Provincia di Salerno; 

· 6. International Contest for Organ Compositions  - The SAARLOUIS ORGAN FESTIVAL 2011 (Saarlouis - Germany); 

· 2011 International Composer Pyramid (Canterbury - England) jury Arvo Pärt ; 

· 2011 Est/Ovest National Award (Turin/Moscow);  

· Gaudeamus Music Week 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), finalist; 

· "Mauricio Kagel Composition Competition 2010", Wien (Austria)finalist; 

· "Reading Session 2010" of the 45th International Summer Course for New Music Darmstadt; 

· FORUM N.E.M. MONTREAL 2010, Nouvel Ensemble Moderne and Montréal University - MUSIQUE ET VIDÉO D'ART (10th International Forum for Young Composers) - Montréal (Canada);  

· Kalv/Pilgrim Project/ Project Labs - Festival 2009, Göteborg, Sweden; 

· Fellowship 2010/2011 at Schloss Solitude Akademie of Stuttgart (Germany); 

· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2009, Paris-Metz (France);  

· International composition award Toru Takemitsu 2009, chairman Helmut Lachenmann (Tokyo – Japan), 2nd prize; 

· Selected by the Reading Panel 2008 - IRCAM (Paris - France) for the Cursus 1 in Composition and Computer Music  2008/2009; 

· International composition competition Ton de Leeuw 2008 (Tirana – Albany), finalist; 

· International residence at the Citè Internationale des Arts de Paris for the years 2008/2009, Paris (France); 

· European Placement Scholarship 2008 - 2009; 

· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2008, Paris-Metz (France);  

· V International Forum of Young Composers 2008, Ensemble Aleph (France); 

· MOVIN'UP 2008 scholarship, Torino (Italy); 

· International composition prize “R. Toscano” 2007, Pescara (Italy), finalist; 

· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2007, Paris-Metz (France);  

· Composition award "Progetto giovani compositori 2007", 1st prize; (chairman Giacomo Manzoni), Forlì/Milano (Italy) ; 

· Internatonal call for scores "Musici Mojanesi", Treviso (Italy), 2006, 1st prize; 

· Humaniter Competition Milano, 2006,; 

· International competition Taukay, Udine, 2006, finalist; 

· Biennial prize S. Ciani Siena, 2006 (Chigiana, founded by Luciano Berio); 

· Città di Pompei, National competition 2005 - 1st prize; 

· Città di M. SanSeverino, National competition 1999 – Special prize; 

· Città di Napoli, National competition 2005 - 1st prize; 

· Valentino Bucchi, International competition Roma 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned); 

· Stefano Ferrari, International competition Piacenza 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned); 

· Città di Caserta, National competition 1999 -2001 - 1st prize; 

· What's next Festival of Nuova consonanza (Roma), 2003, winner of the national selection;  

 

   
·  Premio "Cavalierato Giovanile 2011" - Provincia di Salerno  
  
· 6. International Contest for Organ Compositions  - The SAARLOUIS ORGAN FESTIVAL 2011 (Saarlouis - Germany);  
  
· 2011 International Composer Pyramid (Canterbury - England) jury Arvo Pärt ;  
  
· 2011 Est/Ovest National Award (Turin/Moscow);   
  
· Gaudeamus Music Week 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), finalist;  
  
· "Mauricio Kagel Composition Competition 2010", Wien (Austria)finalist;  
     
· "Reading Session 2010" of the 45th International Summer Course for New Music Darmstadt;  
  
· FORUM N.E.M. MONTREAL 2010, Nouvel Ensemble Moderne and Montréal University - MUSIQUE ET VIDÉO D'ART (10th International Forum for Young Composers) - Montréal (Canada);   
  
· Kalv/Pilgrim Project/ Project Labs - Festival 2009, Göteborg, Sweden;  
  
· Fellowship 2010/2011 at Schloss Solitude Akademie of Stuttgart (Germany);  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2009, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· International composition award Toru Takemitsu 2009, chairman Helmut Lachenmann (Tokyo – Japan), 2nd prize;  
  
· Selected by the Reading Panel 2008 - IRCAM (Paris - France) for the Cursus 1 in Composition and Computer Music  2008/2009;  
  
· International composition competition Ton de Leeuw 2008 (Tirana – Albany), finalist;  
  
· International residence at the Citè Internationale des Arts de Paris for the years 2008/2009, Paris (France);  
  
· European Placement Scholarship 2008 - 2009;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2008, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· V International Forum of Young Composers 2008, Ensemble Aleph (France);  
  
· MOVIN'UP 2008 scholarship, Torino (Italy);  
  
· International composition prize “R. Toscano” 2007, Pescara (Italy), finalist;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2007, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· Composition award "Progetto giovani compositori 2007", 1st prize; (chairman Giacomo Manzoni), Forlì/Milano (Italy) ;  
  
· Internatonal call for scores "Musici Mojanesi", Treviso (Italy), 2006, 1st prize;  
  
· Humaniter Competition Milano, 2006,;  
  
· International competition Taukay, Udine, 2006, finalist;  
  
· Biennial prize S. Ciani Siena, 2006 (Chigiana, founded by Luciano Berio);  
  
· Città di Pompei, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Città di M. SanSeverino, National competition 1999 – Special prize;  
  
· Città di Napoli, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Valentino Bucchi, International competition Roma 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Stefano Ferrari, International competition Piacenza 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Città di Caserta, National competition 1999 -2001 - 1st prize;  
  
· What's next Festival of Nuova consonanza (Roma), 2003, winner of the national selection;  
 

· Amsterdam Collage Ensemble - Call for scores 2012 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)  
   
·  Premio "Cavalierato Giovanile 2011" - Provincia di Salerno  
  
· 6. International Contest for Organ Compositions  - The SAARLOUIS ORGAN FESTIVAL 2011 (Saarlouis - Germany);  
  
· 2011 International Composer Pyramid (Canterbury - England) jury Arvo Pärt ;  
  
· 2011 Est/Ovest National Award (Turin/Moscow);   
  
· Gaudeamus Music Week 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), finalist;  
  
· "Mauricio Kagel Composition Competition 2010", Wien (Austria)finalist;  
     
· "Reading Session 2010" of the 45th International Summer Course for New Music Darmstadt;  
  
· FORUM N.E.M. MONTREAL 2010, Nouvel Ensemble Moderne and Montréal University - MUSIQUE ET VIDÉO D'ART (10th International Forum for Young Composers) - Montréal (Canada);   
  
· Kalv/Pilgrim Project/ Project Labs - Festival 2009, Göteborg, Sweden;  
  
· Fellowship 2010/2011 at Schloss Solitude Akademie of Stuttgart (Germany);  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2009, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· International composition award Toru Takemitsu 2009, chairman Helmut Lachenmann (Tokyo – Japan), 2nd prize;  
  
· Selected by the Reading Panel 2008 - IRCAM (Paris - France) for the Cursus 1 in Composition and Computer Music  2008/2009;  
  
· International composition competition Ton de Leeuw 2008 (Tirana – Albany), finalist;  
  
· International residence at the Citè Internationale des Arts de Paris for the years 2008/2009, Paris (France);  
  
· European Placement Scholarship 2008 - 2009;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2008, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· V International Forum of Young Composers 2008, Ensemble Aleph (France);  
  
· MOVIN'UP 2008 scholarship, Torino (Italy);  
  
· International composition prize “R. Toscano” 2007, Pescara (Italy), finalist;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2007, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· Composition award "Progetto giovani compositori 2007", 1st prize; (chairman Giacomo Manzoni), Forlì/Milano (Italy) ;  
  
· Internatonal call for scores "Musici Mojanesi", Treviso (Italy), 2006, 1st prize;  
  
· Humaniter Competition Milano, 2006,;  
  
· International competition Taukay, Udine, 2006, finalist;  
  
· Biennial prize S. Ciani Siena, 2006 (Chigiana, founded by Luciano Berio);  
  
· Città di Pompei, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Città di M. SanSeverino, National competition 1999 – Special prize;  
  
· Città di Napoli, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Valentino Bucchi, International competition Roma 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Stefano Ferrari, International competition Piacenza 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Città di Caserta, National competition 1999 -2001 - 1st prize;  
  
· What's next Festival of Nuova consonanza (Roma), 2003, winner of the national selection;  
 

· Amsterdam Collage Ensemble - Call for scores 2012 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)  
   
·  Premio "Cavalierato Giovanile 2011" - Provincia di Salerno  
  
· 6. International Contest for Organ Compositions  - The SAARLOUIS ORGAN FESTIVAL 2011 (Saarlouis - Germany);  
  
· 2011 International Composer Pyramid (Canterbury - England) jury Arvo Pärt ;  
  
· 2011 Est/Ovest National Award (Turin/Moscow);   
  
· Gaudeamus Music Week 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), finalist;  
  
· "Mauricio Kagel Composition Competition 2010", Wien (Austria)finalist;  
     
· "Reading Session 2010" of the 45th International Summer Course for New Music Darmstadt;  
  
· FORUM N.E.M. MONTREAL 2010, Nouvel Ensemble Moderne and Montréal University - MUSIQUE ET VIDÉO D'ART (10th International Forum for Young Composers) - Montréal (Canada);   
  
· Kalv/Pilgrim Project/ Project Labs - Festival 2009, Göteborg, Sweden;  
  
· Fellowship 2010/2011 at Schloss Solitude Akademie of Stuttgart (Germany);  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2009, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· International composition award Toru Takemitsu 2009, chairman Helmut Lachenmann (Tokyo – Japan), 2nd prize;  
  
· Selected by the Reading Panel 2008 - IRCAM (Paris - France) for the Cursus 1 in Composition and Computer Music  2008/2009;  
  
· International composition competition Ton de Leeuw 2008 (Tirana – Albany), finalist;  
  
· International residence at the Citè Internationale des Arts de Paris for the years 2008/2009, Paris (France);  
  
· European Placement Scholarship 2008 - 2009;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2008, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· V International Forum of Young Composers 2008, Ensemble Aleph (France);  
  
· MOVIN'UP 2008 scholarship, Torino (Italy);  
  
· International composition prize “R. Toscano” 2007, Pescara (Italy), finalist;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2007, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· Composition award "Progetto giovani compositori 2007", 1st prize; (chairman Giacomo Manzoni), Forlì/Milano (Italy) ;  
  
· Internatonal call for scores "Musici Mojanesi", Treviso (Italy), 2006, 1st prize;  
  
· Humaniter Competition Milano, 2006,;  
  
· International competition Taukay, Udine, 2006, finalist;  
  
· Biennial prize S. Ciani Siena, 2006 (Chigiana, founded by Luciano Berio);  
  
· Città di Pompei, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Città di M. SanSeverino, National competition 1999 – Special prize;  
  
· Città di Napoli, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Valentino Bucchi, International competition Roma 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Stefano Ferrari, International competition Piacenza 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Città di Caserta, National competition 1999 -2001 - 1st prize;  
  
· What's next Festival of Nuova consonanza (Roma), 2003, winner of the national selection;  
 

· Amsterdam Collage Ensemble - Call for scores 2012 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)  
   
·  Premio "Cavalierato Giovanile 2011" - Provincia di Salerno  
  
· 6. International Contest for Organ Compositions  - The SAARLOUIS ORGAN FESTIVAL 2011 (Saarlouis - Germany);  
  
· 2011 International Composer Pyramid (Canterbury - England) jury Arvo Pärt ;  
  
· 2011 Est/Ovest National Award (Turin/Moscow);   
  
· Gaudeamus Music Week 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), finalist;  
  
· "Mauricio Kagel Composition Competition 2010", Wien (Austria)finalist;  
     
· "Reading Session 2010" of the 45th International Summer Course for New Music Darmstadt;  
  
· FORUM N.E.M. MONTREAL 2010, Nouvel Ensemble Moderne and Montréal University - MUSIQUE ET VIDÉO D'ART (10th International Forum for Young Composers) - Montréal (Canada);   
  
· Kalv/Pilgrim Project/ Project Labs - Festival 2009, Göteborg, Sweden;  
  
· Fellowship 2010/2011 at Schloss Solitude Akademie of Stuttgart (Germany);  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2009, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· International composition award Toru Takemitsu 2009, chairman Helmut Lachenmann (Tokyo – Japan), 2nd prize;  
  
· Selected by the Reading Panel 2008 - IRCAM (Paris - France) for the Cursus 1 in Composition and Computer Music  2008/2009;  
  
· International composition competition Ton de Leeuw 2008 (Tirana – Albany), finalist;  
  
· International residence at the Citè Internationale des Arts de Paris for the years 2008/2009, Paris (France);  
  
· European Placement Scholarship 2008 - 2009;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2008, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· V International Forum of Young Composers 2008, Ensemble Aleph (France);  
  
· MOVIN'UP 2008 scholarship, Torino (Italy);  
  
· International composition prize “R. Toscano” 2007, Pescara (Italy), finalist;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2007, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· Composition award "Progetto giovani compositori 2007", 1st prize; (chairman Giacomo Manzoni), Forlì/Milano (Italy) ;  
  
· Internatonal call for scores "Musici Mojanesi", Treviso (Italy), 2006, 1st prize;  
  
· Humaniter Competition Milano, 2006,;  
  
· International competition Taukay, Udine, 2006, finalist;  
  
· Biennial prize S. Ciani Siena, 2006 (Chigiana, founded by Luciano Berio);  
  
· Città di Pompei, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Città di M. SanSeverino, National competition 1999 – Special prize;  
  
· Città di Napoli, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Valentino Bucchi, International competition Roma 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Stefano Ferrari, International competition Piacenza 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Città di Caserta, National competition 1999 -2001 - 1st prize;  
  
· What's next Festival of Nuova consonanza (Roma), 2003, winner of the national selection;  
 

· Amsterdam Collage Ensemble - Call for scores 2012 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)  
   
·  Premio "Cavalierato Giovanile 2011" - Provincia di Salerno  
  
· 6. International Contest for Organ Compositions  - The SAARLOUIS ORGAN FESTIVAL 2011 (Saarlouis - Germany);  
  
· 2011 International Composer Pyramid (Canterbury - England) jury Arvo Pärt ;  
  
· 2011 Est/Ovest National Award (Turin/Moscow);   
  
· Gaudeamus Music Week 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), finalist;  
  
· "Mauricio Kagel Composition Competition 2010", Wien (Austria)finalist;  
     
· "Reading Session 2010" of the 45th International Summer Course for New Music Darmstadt;  
  
· FORUM N.E.M. MONTREAL 2010, Nouvel Ensemble Moderne and Montréal University - MUSIQUE ET VIDÉO D'ART (10th International Forum for Young Composers) - Montréal (Canada);   
  
· Kalv/Pilgrim Project/ Project Labs - Festival 2009, Göteborg, Sweden;  
  
· Fellowship 2010/2011 at Schloss Solitude Akademie of Stuttgart (Germany);  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2009, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· International composition award Toru Takemitsu 2009, chairman Helmut Lachenmann (Tokyo – Japan), 2nd prize;  
  
· Selected by the Reading Panel 2008 - IRCAM (Paris - France) for the Cursus 1 in Composition and Computer Music  2008/2009;  
  
· International composition competition Ton de Leeuw 2008 (Tirana – Albany), finalist;  
  
· International residence at the Citè Internationale des Arts de Paris for the years 2008/2009, Paris (France);  
  
· European Placement Scholarship 2008 - 2009;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2008, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· V International Forum of Young Composers 2008, Ensemble Aleph (France);  
  
· MOVIN'UP 2008 scholarship, Torino (Italy);  
  
· International composition prize “R. Toscano” 2007, Pescara (Italy), finalist;  
  
· Selected for the Acanthes International Festival 2007, Paris-Metz (France);   
  
· Composition award "Progetto giovani compositori 2007", 1st prize; (chairman Giacomo Manzoni), Forlì/Milano (Italy) ;  
  
· Internatonal call for scores "Musici Mojanesi", Treviso (Italy), 2006, 1st prize;  
  
· Humaniter Competition Milano, 2006,;  
  
· International competition Taukay, Udine, 2006, finalist;  
  
· Biennial prize S. Ciani Siena, 2006 (Chigiana, founded by Luciano Berio);  
  
· Città di Pompei, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Città di M. SanSeverino, National competition 1999 – Special prize;  
  
· Città di Napoli, National competition 2005 - 1st prize;  
  
· Valentino Bucchi, International competition Roma 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Stefano Ferrari, International competition Piacenza 2005 - 2nd prize (first not assigned);  
  
· Città di Caserta, National competition 1999 -2001 - 1st prize;  
  
· What's next Festival of Nuova consonanza (Roma), 2003, winner of the national selection;