Paolo Pandolfo is an Italian composer. He completed his studies in Padova (Italy), obtaining diplomas in Composition at “C. Pollini” Conservatory of Music under the guidance of W. Dalla Vecchia. Paolo began piano studies with Lina Braghetta (student of F. Malipiero and O. Ravanello) and organ He also studied Elettronic Music. In 2011 his composition “La via dei carri” won the National Composition Competition in honor of MS Bertilla Boscardin.In 2014 have been unanimously proclaimed winner of the prestigious “Anima Mundi” International Sacred Music Competition, promoted by the “Opera della Primaziale” in Pisa to celebrate the 950th anniversary of the foundation. The “Te Deum Laudamus” for soli, chorus and organ, had the official compliments of the jury panel which was adorned by the names of: Sir John Eliot Gardiner (President), M° Guido Corti, M° Mons. Marco Frisina, Mons. Aldo Armani, M° A. Greco. The “Te Deum Laudamus” was performed in the Pisa Cathedral Sept. 23th, 2014 and Oct. 05, 2014 in Cremona. He won the Santa Giulia Competition 2017 and for the second time the Anima mundi international composition competition 2017 edition.