Mexico City (MX), 18/04/88

Composer · Sound Designer

Diego studied music composition at the Centre for Research and Studies in Music (CIEM) with Victor Rasgado and Enrico Chapela. He latter participated in courses in composition, music for film, electroacoustic music, acoustic ecology and philosophy, and in 2020 he studied audio engineering at the Recording Workshop (Ohio, USA). His music has been performed in Canada, Czech Republic, Argentina and Mexico, by musicians and ensambles such as Quatuor Molinari, Orquesta Juvenil Universitaria Eduardo Mata, Solistas Ensamble, Tempus Fugit, Cuarteto Arcano, amongst others. Several of his pieces have been awarded and presented in national and international competitions and festivals, such as Festival Vértice (MX), International Call for Mixed Media Pieces Mega Jury (Buenos Aires, AR), Samadis International Composition Competition 2016 (New York, US), Malta International Composition Competition 2015 (Valetta, MT), The Fifth International Composition Competition for String Quartet 2012 (Montreal, CA) and the Manuel Enriquez International Forum of New Music, (Mexico City, MX). Diego is primarily focused on music and sound design for films, some of which have been awarded and selected in national and international film festivals, such as International Film Festival Rotterdam, FICUNAM, Mar del Plata IFF, Morelia IFF, Guadalajara IFF, Guanajuato IFF, Cabos IFF, Riviera Maya IFF, amongst others. In 2018 he was selected as sound designer alumni at Talents Guadalajara 2018, an intensive course in cinematographic refinement. That same year he held the grant Arturo Márquez Extraordinary Fellowship in Composition, of the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

… rhyming and rhythming plastically with the highly sophisticated music-thickness almost knife cuttable of Diego Lozano …. – Jorge Ayala Blanco

His scores are published by Periferia Music, United Music & Media Publishers: ummpstore

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