Giancarlo Castro D'Addona (*1980)
Giancarolo Castro was born 1980 in Barquisimeto (Venezuela), in a family of musicians. He began as a trumpet player and later as a composer in “El Sistema*”. He studied at the conservatory of music Vicente Emilio Sojo in Barquisimeto and then at the University Institute of Musical Studies in Caracas. His compositions range from academic music to Latin music and some of them have been recorded by EMI Classics and EuroArts.