SOFIA AVRAMIDOU - BINOME  CD 2019
Avramidou is a Greek composer and singer. Having graduated from the Composition Departments of the Aristotle University in Thessaloniki and the National Academy of Santa Cecilia in Rome, she is currently pursuing a Post-graduate Cursus
Program on Composition and Computer Music at the “IRCAM” (Institute for Research and Coordination in Acoustics/Music) in Paris. During her classical studies she got extensively involved with traditional music and improvisation,
emphasizing particularly in the folk style. “Binôme” is the amalgam of contemporary compositional techniques and the traditional/folk style. Among her acclaimed compositions is her score for Evangelia Kranioti’s
film “Obscuro Barroco” (Teddy Award, Berlin International Film Festival, 2018) and a Chamber Opera for the Biennale
of Venice (2018). Sofia Avramidou
is recipient of the Goffredo Petrassi Prize, awarded by the President of the Italian Republic.