In 2020 he specialized in composition at the Chigiana Academy of Siena receiving great appreciation from Maestro Salvatore Sciarrino.
In 2018 he obtained a Special Mention at the international composition competition “Maurice Ravel” and was defined by the jury as a great international talent. In the same year he won the Risorgimento Prize at the international composition competition “Carlo Sanvitale”.
In 2019 he won an Honorable Mention at the Oniros Film Awards in the “Best Music Video” category.
David Cerquetti has written soundtracks for theatrical performances, short films, videogames and more.
In 2019 he composed “Augusta Praetoria Salassorum”, a string quartet composition performed by the Ex Novo Ensemble of Venice and, in the same year, he composed for the Prometeo String Quartet.
In 2020 he won the “Crossover Fridays” contest organized by Milano Classica in collaboration with Sony Classical Italia. So David was able to perform in concert with the pianist and composer Remo Anzovino.
Currently David Cerquetti works in the film industry as a composer for soundtracks.