Dr. Viossy (guitar)

Michele “Dr.Viossy” Vioni is renowned as an italian virtuoso guitarist both in Hard-Rock and Prog/Neoclassical Metal thanks to his famous renditions of some of the greatest Classical masterpieces. Michele started from an early age the study of classical and electric guitar, he is the guitar player for Michele Luppi (Whitesnake, Secret Sphere, MLB), Absynth Aura […]

Katerina Simeonova (singer)

Katerina Simeonova is a classically trained mezzo-soprano from Bulgaria. She also sings metal and alternative music. Katerina started taking singing lessons at the age of 15 and has gradually focused her vocal studies in Chamber music. Meanwhile she sings in metal bands (Allegorist, Pagliacci) and has collaborated with artists in different genres of Metal and […]

Douglas R. Docker official lyricist

Dear friends, we want to reveal to you that multi-talented musician Douglas R. Docker is our official lyricist! Based on the concept developed by project’s producer Mistheria, Douglas is writing the lyrics for each concert of “The Four Seasons”. Here are a few words from him: “Hello everyone! This is Douglas from space metal opera […]

Iliour Griften (singer)

Iliour Griften (Giuseppe Sbriglio), Italian Opera/Metal vocalist, is the lead singer of the Greek Power-Metal band Clairvoyant. His journey began in 1998 at the age of fourteen playing bass in the Re-Load band (Metallica Tribute) but will debut later as a singer at first in the Evil Twin (Deep Purple Tribute) and then in the […]

Sergey Boykov (keyboards)

Born in 1981 in Estonia, Sergey Boykov is a keyboardist and mastermind of the Power/Progressive-Metal band Vital Science. He has collaborated with a bunch of great musicians and bands already showing is excellent playing abilities and musical visions. Sergey has appeared on albums with the great bass player Michael Manring (Jeff Loomis, Alex Skolnick), Fabrizio […]

Niels Vejlyt (guitar)

Niels Vejlyt hails from Denmark and has been recording and teaching guitar for about 25 years. Mastermind of the Neo-Classical band Sage’s Recital, he counts several collaborations with top-notch Metal artists. His first official band was Infinity Overture releasing two albums through Finnish label Lion Music. Niels Vejlyt ended Infinty Overture and ventured into creating […]

Filippo Lui (string arranger)

Filippo Lui is a pianist, composer and producer specialising in arrangements for string sections at his The Crystal Music Studios. He had his first approach to music at age of 5, showing a great interest in composition. He studied film music in Rome and at the conservatory in Mantova. In the following years, Filippo played his […]

Francesco Ivan Sante Dall’O’ (arranger)

When we have confirmed his participation in the project, Francesco Ivan Sante Dall’O’ said to us: “I’m really proud to participate in this great project and excited to work with such great musicians which have been so important during my formative years and a truly inspiration, also I’ll have the opportunity to pay tribute to […]

Arrangers – Contest n.5: Summer, 1.Allegro

The Vivaldi Metal Project is looking for an arranger, it can be YOU! Would you like your arrangement performed by world-class musicians? Are you an arranger and do you like Metal and Classical/Baroque music? Do you like Antonio Vivaldi’s masterpiece “The Four Seasons” ? Do you like epic and majestic music? Let’s get started… It’s […]

Rolf Munkes

Guitarist Rolf Munkes has worked with Neil Murray (Whitesnake), Doogie White (M. Schenker), Tony Martin (Black Sabbath), Don Airey (Deep Purple), Anders Johansson (Malmsteen, Hammerfall), Mike Terrana (Rage, Axel Rudi Pell), Bobby Rondinelli (Black Sabbath), and more. Rolf Munkes started out as a guitar player in bands like Vanize, Majesty, Razorback, Empire and played guitar […]

Keiko Kumagai (arranger)

Keiko Kumagai is a keyboard player and composer from Tokyo (Japan) and also mastermind of Prog-Rock band Ars Nova. Her musical style is dark and aggressive, with massive use of Hammond as main keyboard. Classical music, some Italian Prog, Prog-Metal and film music have a great influence on Keiko’s music, such as Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso, […]