Biography

Italian-born composer, Nicola Lerra is recognized as one of the most young innovative musical talents. Lerra works are notable for integrating electronic music sounds with traditional orchestral arrangements. Known for “The New Era” soundtrack, composed and dedicated to the Final Trailer of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – Il potere di Electro (2014) , My Grandfather Was a Cherry Tree (2015) , In the Name of a God (2015) , A Special Day (2016).

At only 16 years old he composed his first orchestral compositions, and at 21 years old the musical company in Portland released his first album entitling it “Time”. He makes his first appearance on TV at the age 19 years old performing at the piano for a major Italian charity, the Telethon. He has collaborated with the Bournemouth University (UK) for the creation of an important advertising spot about violence against women ” It Could Be You (2014) ” . His biggest hits are “The New Era” album , composed and dedicated to the Final Trailer of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – Il potere di Electro (2014) , “My Grandfather was a Cherry Tree” album, composed for the animated film My Grandfather Was a Cherry Tree (2015) , multi award winning and selected in the list of seventy best animation short film of the world at the 89th Academy Awards Oscars.

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Projects

  • March2015

    Exibition

    COFFI - CortOglobo Film Festival Italia

  • March2015

    Album "My Grandfather Was a Cherry Tree"

    Original Motion Picture Sondtrack for the animated film “My Grandfather was a Cherry Tree”

  • June2014

    Tribute to Pier Paolo Pasolini

    Music composed for the film "The Gospel According to Matthew" to 50 years of history of the director Pier Paolo Pasolini.

  • April2014

    Album "The New Era"

    Music composed for The Final Trailer of The Amazing Spider-Man 2. ( Tribute to the film )

  • January2014

    Music Composition for the spot "It Could Be You"

    Bournemouth University, London

  • January2014

    Album "Time"

    CDbaby Portland, Oregon

  • November2013

    Collaboration for final project

    Bournemuth University, London

  • October2013

    Single "Tennessee"

    CDbaby Portland, Oregon

  • Now2011

    Actor, editing audio e vfx

    Cuggio's Productions

  • December2011

    Piano's exibition

    Telethon Basilicata

Study

  • 20122009

    Conservatory

    Istituto Musicale Trabaci

  • February2011

    Masterclass

    Conservatory "E.R. Duni" Matera