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Salvatore Sciarrino (born Palermo, Italy, on April 4, 1947) is an Italian composer of contemporary classical music.

Salvatore Sciarrino likes to boast that he was born free and not in a school of music. Self-taught, he began to compose when he was twelve. His first public concert was given in 1962. But Sciarrino considers what he wrote before 1966 as immature works of apprenticeship, for it is then that his personal style…

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  • fookin A
  • i love this bald dude
  • AMAZING! THRILLING! ASTONISHING! See THE MAGNIFICENT SCIARRINO astound your senses this evening at Klangforum Wien! Is he a composer or a horse who can solve math problems? Those two sentences really ought to be removed.
  • ut0
    And what a beautiful death.
  • He killed Mendelssohn in his 'Allegoria della notte'.
  • noravel
  • pretty aggressive Ravel quotations in some of the piano pieces... has he given an explanation for this?
  • Cool cat.
  • he is a handsome one
  • My Ideal - as artist and man.

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