Pier Gonella

Pier Gonella is a professional guitarplayer and producer from over 10 years. From 2001 to 2014 he released over 20 albums with notable labels.  He played 5 years with the band Labyrinth with 2 albums, 1 DVD and 2 Japan and Asian tour. He actually plays with the thrash band Necrodeath with 3 European tour, […]

Rick Renstrom

Rick Renstrom became interested in playing guitar at the age of fifteen after being inspired by a Yngwie Malmsteen performance that he saw on television. Some of his biggest guitar influences include Yngwie Malmsteen, Ritchie Blackmore, Uli Jon Roth, Al Di Meola, Andy LaRocque, Ronni Le Tekrø. He also draws influence from classical composers such […]

Emir Hot

Emir Hot, The Guitar Hero UK 2005, has been playing guitar since the age of 6. He was born in 1978. and lives and works in London. Graduate of The Classical Music School in Bosnia and Herzegovina and The London Guitar Institute, with 6 albums under his belt he has amassed formidable knowledge and experience. […]

Mark Cross

Mark Cross is a hard rock and heavy metal drummer. Cross has played in many bands in his career and is based in London, England. Over the past 25 years he has been working as a professional musician with bands and artists, and earned a reputation in the international music industry as a musician and […]

Barry Sparks

Barry Sparks is the former bass player of Yngwie Malmsteen, the Michael Schenker Group, UFO, Dokken, and Ted Nugent, amongst others. Currently Sparks is part of the touring band for the Japanese rock duo B’z, and has also contributed to several of their albums and singles. - www.barrysparks.com

Lance King

Lance King is an American heavy metal vocalist specializing in melodic progressive and power metal. As a performing musician since 1981, King has sung for many metal bands in his career: Freelance, Gemini, The Kings Machine, Balance of Power, Empire, Defyance, Decibel, Pyramaze, Mistheria, Shining Star and Avian, producing largely original material formally released via […]

Douglas R. Docker announced as one of the arrangers of the VMP

Vivaldi Metal Project staff is proud to announce that Douglas R. Docker has just joined the project with the role of arranger. Hey metal heads… the cast is pretty huge! More coming soon! Douglas R. Docker is an American-French pianist, keyboardist, singer, songwriter, producer, musicologist and teacher/trainer best known for his work in the progressive […]

Vivaldi Metal Project fundraising campaign (helping deaf-blind)

Vivaldi Metal Project starts fundraising campaign (part of the income will be donated to charity to help deaf-blind people)   The Vivaldi Metal Project staff is glad to announce that the project is getting more huge than expected! Many famous musicians are involved in such as Mark Boals (FireWind, Yngwie Malmsteen), Mike Lepond (Symphony X), […]

Joe Stump

Joe Stump is an American guitarist and composer. He is one of the most intense and over the top guitarists on the planet. His maniacal guitar driven releases are amazing displays of power and jaw dropping technical command. He was named by Guitar One Magazine as one of the ten fastest shredders of all time and by Guitarist […]

Dino Fiorenza

Dino Fiorenza is an Italian rock-virtuoso bass player which performed with some of the greatest artists all over the world such as: Steve Vai, Paul Gilbert, Jennifer Batten, Slash, Zakk Wylde, Yngwie Malmsteen, Billy Sheehan, Andy Timmons, Simon Phillips, John Macaluso, Fabrizio Leo,  Marco Sfogli, to name a few. After classical studies in Europe, at […]

Chitral ‘Chity’ Somapala

Chitral ‘Chity’ Somapala is a Sri Lankan born singer, songwriter, composer, arranger, and vocal coach who has recorded and toured with several leading hard rock-metal acts such as Avalon, Faro, Firewind, Civilization One, Powerquest and Red Circuit. Official website: www.somapala.com

Andy Midgley

Andy Midgley is an English guitarist – born in Chesterfield, England. Andy started playing guitar at the age of 14 and performed in numerous bands before gaining an international reputation for his tenure in UK Power Metal band Power Quest. Andy is also known for being a former member of UK Melodic Rock band I AM I – […]