Roberto Mengoli is a professional composer and arranger from Italy, whose recent scoring projects include:
Call Me Crazy (Feature Film - Composer), Pam (Short Omeleto - Composer), Ocean Brew (Short - Oscar/Bafta winner crew)
Cadillac: A Mobster Fairy Tale (Short - Composer), Pierpaolo (Short - Assistant Composer, Additional Music), Metus (Videogame - Composer/Sound Designer), Il pittore paleontologo (Theater Play - Composer).
In 2022, Roberto has scored over 15 film projects as lead composer, creating great partnerships with every team he has worked with. This allowed him to explore various narrative genres, from romantic comedy to aesthetic dramas, and also to have numerous projects already lined up in 2023.
Roberto has started 2023 working on Ocean Brew, a London produced short movie with well known actors and Oscar/Bafta winner crew,
he is currently working on a Feature film, a Documentary and several short movies as a composer and sound designer.
In 2022 he was selected among ten students in the prestigious Film Scoring Intensive Program held by the Accademia Chigiana in Siena, recording one of his tracks with ORT (Orchestra della Toscana).
Over the last few years Roberto has had the honor of studying and collaborating with some great mentors such as:
Patrick Kirst; Lawrence Shragge; Pete Anthony; Tim Starnes; Alessio Miraglia; Marco Beltrami; Robbie Teehan; Alison Plante; Clint Bajakian; Inon Zur; Harry Gregson Williams.
Classically-trained, Roberto has studied five years in one of the top music high schools in Italy, training as a professional pianist and percussionist. During those years, his music has been performed with young orchestras and ensembles winning several prizes. Then he continued his education at "N. Piccinni" Conservatoire - Bari, where he studied Electronic Composition, Composition for Media, Sound Design and Sound Art. In this thriving enviroment he created his first Art Installation Burden Sound, produced music for electronic albums and honed his musical skills.
Roberto began his career at the age of five as a professional percussionist player in a folk Italian band and has played thousands of shows, toured in all over Italy. Now he's studying Film Scoring with M° Biscarini (2020 Golden Globe nomination - Best Original Score) at "F. Venezze" Conservatoire.