Marco Marinoni (10/04/1974) is a professor at the Conservatory of Music “G. Verdi” of Como (Italy) where he teaches Electroacoustic Performance Practice. He gained a M. Mus. Conservatory Degree in Computer Music (2007) 10/10 cum laude, a Master’s Degree in Sound Direction and Live-Electronics at the Conservatory of Music “B. Marcello” of Venice (2007), 110/110 cum laude with Alvise Vidolin and a Master’s Degree in Composition (2013), 110/110 cum laude. He studied music composition with Mario Garuti. He was finalist for the Internatioanl Gaudeamus Composers Competition 2002 and 2003, Prix du Trivium at the 29e Concours International de Musique et d'Art Sonore Electroacoustiques – Bourges 2002, selected for the project What’s Next by Nuova Consonanza – Rome 2003, winner at the second call for electroacoustic music by Federazione CEMAT and included the CD Punti di Ascolto 2005, 1st Prize at the Primo Concorso Internazionale di Composizione per Iperviolino – Genova 2007, 1st Prize at the VIII Concorso Internazionale di Composizione Città di Udine – 2010. He is a member of SIMC - Società Italiana Musica Contemporanea. The scores of his pieces are published by ArsPublica and Taukay. His novel "La Confraternita di Ecate - Cauda Draconis" was published in 2015 by Nerocromo. His first novel "Migrazioni" was published in 2009 by Il Filo S.r.l., Roma.