Rosato, Paolo, composer, musicologist, and writer, holds degrees in Choral Music, Composition, Philosophy, and a Ph.D. in Musicology at the University of Helsinki. He was co-editor (1986-1999) with Michele Ignelzi of Eunomio, an Italian journal for theory, analysis, and semiotics of music. He is the author of The Organic Principle in Music Analysis: A Semiotic Approach (Imatra and Helsinki 2013). He taught Italian, History, and Philosophy in the secondary school, and he is now Professor of Poetry for Music and Dramaturgy at the Conservatory of Fermo. His catalogue includes about 150 pieces of vocal and instrumental music as well as three operas., Włochy