Andrea Pejrolo

Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA, USA

Andrea Pejrolo ( is the Chair of the Contemporary Writing and Production department at Berklee College of Music in Boston.

He is a composer, producer, electric and acoustic bassist, and a music technology expert. Some of his recent collaborations and projects include “Scanzonati, Sounds of Italy, Lou Salloum and Jamie Helou (Lebanon, Beirut), Kukaio Film Production (Munich, Germany), Traits de Marque in Paris, iAcoustica Studio drum library, iDrum Rock Edition for iPhone/iPad in collaboration with Izotope, arrangements and recording with the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Don Sebesky, ABC, CBS, Cy Coleman, Burning Petals Music Production (U.K.), the Broadway Show "Swing" (St. James Theater, NY), and the Grand Canyon Music Festival.

Andrea is an active presenter and lecturer for prestigious conferences such as AES and MacWorld. Hi most recent publications include: “Creating Sounds from Scratch” for Oxford University Press (, and “Acoustic and MIDI Orchestration for the Contemporary Composer” for Focal Press ( Some of his latest "inventions" as music technologist and programmer can be sen on Vimeo at


Andrea holds a Ph.D. in jazz studies from New York University, a Master in Composition for Film, TV, Theater and Multimedia from the University of Bristol (U.K.) and a Music Diploma in Jazz Performance from Manhattan School of Music in New York City.

Follow Andrea's work via Twitter @apejrolo_music and on his website: