Paolo Buonvino

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Paolo Buonvino
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Born 1970
Scordia, Catania, Italy
Occupation Composer

Paolo Buonvino (born 1970) is an Italian composer, conductor and music arranger.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Scordia, Catania, Buonvino graduated in piano at the Conservatory Francesco Cilea in Reggio Calabria, then he started his career as a musical assistant of Franco Battiato.[1] From late 1990s, he began to compose film scores and in 1999 he won the Cam/Rota Prize.[1] In 2008 he won a David di Donatello for best score and a Nastro d'Argento in the same category for the film Quiet Chaos.[2] In 2009 he won a second Nastro d'Argento for the score of the film Italians.[2] He also collaborated with singers Dolores O'Riordan, Carmen Consoli, Elisa, Negramaro, Jovanotti and others. His most recent work is a feature of a collaboration with Skin in the opening theme of Medici: Masters of Florence on Netflix.

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ a b Gianni Canova. Enciclopedia del cinema. Garzanti Libri, 2005. 
  2. ^ a b Emanuele Masini (cured by). Annuario del cinema italiano & audiovisivi. Centro di studi di cultura, promozione e difusione del cinema, 2012. 

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