Gian Paolo Luppi
graduated in piano, choral music, instrumentation for wind ensemble, composition and conducting at the Conservatory “G.B. Martini” in Bologna. His composition teachers were Biancamaria Furgeri, Bruno Bettinelli, Franco Donatoni and Alessandro Solbiati. He also attended courses with Franco Donatoni at Accademia Musicale Chigiana in Siena and Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Rome.
He has been awarded many prizes in national and international composition competitions. Several of his works were performed on Italian, Spanish, Vatican, Rumanian, Belgian and Swedish radios, and in many important festivals in Italy, France, Spain, Germany, Greece, Romania, Sweden, Belgium, Libia and Australia as well.