Born in Rome in 1986, Edgar Iacolenna began his career path with humanistic and musical studies.
He has more than ten years of experience in the film and audiovisual industry as production sound mixer and boom operator, collaborating with several film and television productions in Switzerland and Italy.
Edgar made several recordings of solo concerts, chamber music, choral and symphonic music, solo and ensemble of jazz music, as well as theater shows, editing the audio post production as well.
As a sound instructor he collaborates with “Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia”(National Film School) in the Region of Abruzzo headquarters (Italy) and with CISA in Locarno (Switzerland).
In 2016 he also edited and wrote the preface of the Italian edition of “The Location Sound Bible” by Ric Viers, for Dino Audino Editors, which has been published into two volumes with the title “Registrare il suono per Cinema e Tv”.
In 2022 he published the book titled "Production Sound Mixer: notes&thoughts" that presents the figure of the production sound mixer through seven interviews with seven internationally renowned sound engineers (several Academy Awards) from different countries.
He has been living in Lugano (Switzerland) since 2015.