Photo: Lilo Bellotto
Gonzalo Díaz Yerro studied Composition in Vienna and received his Ph.D. in Spain. As a contemporary music composer 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, 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.
He has collaborated in live orchestral recordings with the Bratislava Symphony Orchestra. His orchestrations have also been played by The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra and in the Synchron Stage Vienna.
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