Matteo Bertolina was born in Valfurva, Italy. He studied piano and Electronic Music at the Conservatorio A.Vivaldi (Alessandria) and the University of Georgia (USA), He is currently studying composition with Paolo Ferrara in Alessandria. Bertolina took part at the Festival 5 Giornate (Milan), Shanghai Electronic Music Week, Fifteen Minutes of Fame (New York) and won the First International Plathner's Eleven Composers Competition (Hannover). Recently he won the first prize in V Concorso Internazionale di Musica AMIGDALA and the second prize in Fratelli Pedrotti Composers Competion in Trento (Italy).
His works have been performed in Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Germany, China and USA.