Cinzia Nistico’s music has been performed among others, by the Atlas Ensemble, Ensemble Risognanze, Orchestre National de Lorraine conducted by Diego Masson, in France, Cseallox Duo,Quasar Ensemble, in Czech Republic, True Lobster Duo, in Vienna, Ensemble 528Hz, Duo Harpverk, in Reykjavik, Project 128. She collaborated with the choreographer Laurant Cavanna, from Rambert Company in London, and the film director Alan Denman, for whom she composed the soundtrack of Luminoid, which was successfully presented at the Brooklyn Film Festival.

In Festivals in Amsterdam such as Gaudeamus Vertolkers concours & week van de Kamermuziek, Uitmarkt Festival, in Milan at the Festival Milano Musica, and within the Internationale Saxofoondag festival (Barneveld) and Festival del Sassofono Fermo (Italy); in the Czech Republic (Ostrava Music Days 2011), Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Amsterdam, Alte Schmiede in Vienna and Neue Musik in St. Ruprecht (Vienna). Bartok Festival 2012 (Hungary); Festival Open Days 2012 (Denmark),Inner Sound festival (Romania), Het Veem Werkfabriek for the Nederland-Ruslandjaar celebrations and Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ, Bimhuis Amsterdam, Grachten festival, ADE festival.

Her piece Unter Allem, written for Michel Marang toured in China, Uzbekistan, Russia and the Netherlands.
In 2014, Cinzia Nistico created her multimedia project The Generator where, for her first time, she worked also as filmmaker. The project was successfully premiered in Splendor Amsterdam.

She studied composition in Amsterdam with Fabio Nieder. Graduated in London, at Trinity College of Music and at Conservatorio di Musica in Milan. She attended masterclasses with Salvatore Sciarrino, Louis Andriessen, Bernard Lang, Rolf Riehm.