Valerio Tricoli, born in Palermo in 1977 and based in Berlin and Munchen. Composer of electroacoustic music, radical improviser on analogue electronic instruments, Tricoli is considered one of the point elements of the Italian nouvelle vague. He was a founding member of the italian avant-rock group 3/4HadBeenEliminated and of the Bowindo label/collective. He has been working extensively with Thomas Ankersmit, Antoine Chessex, Werner Dafeldecker, Anthony Pateras, Robert Piotrowicz. He has published with PAN, Die Schachtel, Formacentric, Dilemma Records, Bowindo.