Mexico City, 1988 · Film, acoustic and electroacoustic music composer and sound designer.
Diego studied music at the Centre for Research and Studies in Music (CIEM) and is currently studying a masters degree in music composition at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). In 2020 he studied audio engineering at the Recording Workshop (Ohio, USA) with the support of the Beca Legacy Santander scholarship. In 2018 he was selected for the cinematographic refinement gathering Talents Guadalajara and that same year he was granted with the Arturo Márquez Extraordinary Fellowship in Composition (UNAM). He has participated in courses in composition, music for film, electroacoustic music, acoustic ecology, audio mixing and mastering, video creation and philosophy. His music has been performed in Mexico, Argentina, Canada, Germany and Czech Republic, by ensambles such as Quatuor Molinari, Orquesta Juvenil Universitaria Eduardo Mata, Solistas Ensamble, Tempus Fugit, Tempus Konnex and Cuarteto Arcano, and has been awarded and presented in several competitions and festivals, such as Vancouver New Music (CA), Festival Vértice (CDMX), El Aleph (CDMX), 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, (CDMX). Diego does music and sound design for audiovisual media and some of his projects have been awarded and selected in national and international film festivals, such as Semaine de la Critique (Cannes), International Film Festival Rotterdam, Marseille IFF, Mar del Plata IFF, FICUNAM, Morelia IFF, Guadalajara IFF, Guanajuato IFF, Cabos IFF and Riviera Maya IFF.
… 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 of United Music & Media Publishers: ummpstore