Photo: Lilo Bellotto
Gonzalo Díaz Yerro studied Composition in Vienna and received his Ph.D. in Spain. His works (for orchestra, chamber music, soloists, choir and big band) have been premiered and performed in many countries.
Gonzalo has also composed music for animated series, features, documentaries, video games, musical theatre, contemporary dance, TV-signations, art videos, a robot (Cozmo), music library projects and TV spots (Peugeot, CocaCola, Kelloggs, McDonalds, etc.).
He scored 39 episodes of the animated series Cleo&Cuquin (Nick Jr. USA, Clan TVE, Televisa, Discovery Kids, Panda, Netflix, ...) and has composed for the series Shark Academy, Jonás the animated series and Lea&Pop.
His orchestrations have been played by the Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (conducted by him) and in the Synchron Stage Vienna. Gonzalo has also conducted live Big Band, Ensemble and Choir performances.
Additionally, he teaches Composition and Film Scoring at the Conservatorio Superior de Música de Canarias (Spain).
Gonzalo lives and works in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
Photo: Héctor Muñoz