About

Mauro Godoy Villalobos

 

 

Born in Santiago de Chile in 1967, Mauro Godoy Villalobos grew up in Växjö in Sweden.

He  now lives and works as a composer in Stockholm. Villalobos started  studying guitar

at the Music Conservatory “Civica sculo di música” in Milan.

For the last fifteen years he has focussed on musical  composition and continued his

studies  under the supervision of the  composers Henrik Strindberg, Per Mårtensson and

Johan Hammerth.

 

 

Villalobos’ compositions both solo works and orchestral pieces have been performed 

worldwide on a regular basis. His compositions include works for solo guitar, duos with

piano, chamber music, choral music, works for string orchestra, wind orchestra and

symphony orchestra.

 

 

Villalobos has been awarded multiple scholarships and have won seven international

composition competitions.

 

Among others:  

 

 1st  Prize Mozart  on…International Comp.Competition - Osaka, Japan 2016

 

 1st  Prize Claxica  International Composition Competition - Bologna, Italy 2015

 

 1st  Prize conDiT  Concerts of Technological District - Buenos Aires, Argentina 2014

 

 1st  Prize CGSV's  Villa-Lobos International Comp. Competition - Melbourne, Australia 2014