COSTANZA FRANCAVILLA
 

ABOUT

 
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Costanza Francavilla is an Italian composer and music producer based in Ibiza.
She combines the use of analog & modular synthesizers, sound manipulation mixing electronica with classical music, with an evocative and minimalist approach.

Her sultry vocals and electronic dreamlike compositions fascinated Massive Attack member Tricky, with whom she collaborated for several years as a singer and co-producer. He would referred to her as 'the female version of me'.

At young age she studied classical guitar at the Santa Cecilia Conservatory of Rome.

She holds a bachelor degree in Architecture from the Westminster University of London and University La Sapienza of Rome, with a thesis in Acoustic Physics. 

Throughout her carrier she's been performing with many acts in festivals and venues around the world including Royal Festival HallGlastonbury (UK), Sonar (ES), Montreaux Jazz Festival (CH).

In the mid 2000 she founded ZEROKILLED MUSIC - a record label and artist's collective - home of a sound that floats between electronic, contemporary classical and experimental music. 

She works as music producer and composer for movie trailers and her credits include Blade Runner 2049,  Counterpart, The Hunger Games and The Beguiled.

As a film composer her recent works include ‘Friedkin Uncut‘ (nominated best doc-classics at Venice Film Festival 2018), a film about cult Hollywood director William Friedkin starring Quentin Tarantino, Francis Ford Coppola; ‘The End of Time’ by visionary film-maker Peter Mettler (TIFF Selection) featuring music by Richie Hawtin and Robert Henke ; ‘S is For Stanley’ about Stanley Kubrick (winner Davide di Donatello) as a co-composer with John Cummings of Mogwai; ‘Free Men’ - in collaboration with Amnesty International - an anti-death-penalty documentary nominated at Austin Film Festival and presented at several International Film Festival of Human Rights around the world (Geneva, Islamabad, Beirut, Tokyo).

Her music has been featured in advertising campaigns such as Cadillac, Netflix and US TV Shows for Netflix Emmy Awards winner CSI among others.

She lives with her family in the country-side of Ibiza where she founded IBIZA BLOOM STUDIO - a recording studio/ film edit suite and artist residency.