Gonzalo Díaz Yerro was born in Spain and got a degree in Composition (with specialization in Media and Applied Music) at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain).
Gonzalo has composed music for cartoon series, features, documentaries, short films, video games, musical theatre, TV-signations, art videos, a robot (Cozmo), music library projects and TV spots (Peugeot, CocaCola, Kellogs, McDonalds, Ford, Anki, etc.).
He has recently scored 39 episodes of the animated series Cleo&Cuquin (Nick Jr. USA, Clan TVE, Televisa, Discovery Kids,...) produced by Ánima Kitchent.
As a concert music composer his works (for orchestra, chamber music, soloists, ensemble, choir, concert band, big band, new media, etc.) have been premiered and performed in Vienna, Madrid, London, New York, Berlin, Ghent, Zagreb, Tallinn, Las Palmas, San Sebastián, Cuenca, Málaga, Tenerife, Argentina, Brazil, Cuba, etc.
In addition, he heads since 2017 the Orchestration Services of the Bratislava Symphony Orchestra. His orchestrations have also been played by The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra and in the Synchron Stage Vienna.
He has been Professor of Composition and Film Scoring at the Conservatorio Superior de Música de Canarias (Spain) from 2007 to 2016.
Gonzalo currently lives between Vienna and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, working as a freelance composer, producer, orchestrator and conductor.