Orchestra and Choir

Maria Papathanasiou (oboe)

Maria Papathanasiou has graduated with a Masters in Performance in the orchestral training of the Oboe with the London Symphony Orchestra at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama in London, UK. She also holds a Bachelor in Music from the Department of Music Science & Art, University of Macedonia in Thessaloniki, Greece. Maria also […]

Japanese release

We’re thrilled to announce that our album “The Four Seasons” will be released in Japan on July 20th via KING Records. The Japanese version will include a bonus track as well! The song is titled “Beyond Eternity” based on “E lucevan le stelle” aria from the Giacomo Puccini‘s opera “Tosca”. Instrumental and vocal arrangement, orchestration: […]

Recording sessions completed!

We’re very to announce that the recording sessions are completed! To date, it has been a 30-month long, fantastic and exciting journey that involved 133 solo artists, 126 members of orchestra and choirs, 15 arrangers, 4 lyricists, 4 conductors, many recording studios, sound engineers, and collaborators. Here’s the official count of our artists and ensembles: […]

Choir recordings completed!

All the Choir parts on the album have been recorded and sound epic! Our vocal-force: – Academic Choir ‘A. Manolov’ (Bulgaria) conducted by Darena Popova – Chamber Choir ‘I. Filipovic’ (Croatia) conducted by Goran Jerkovic – ‘Rock Academy’ Choir (Croatia) conducted by Maja Jakolis Huge thanks to the conductors and all the amazing singers for […]

Aurelia Macovei (violin)

Aurelia Macovei is a Moldavian classical violinist who studied with the students of David Oistrakh school and moved to Italy where she graduated in the Conservatory of Music “D. Cimarosa”. International performer, Aurelia plays with in the “Italian Chamber Orchestra” under the direction of legendary Maestro Salvatore Accardo. Aurelia has Dacian origins and comes from […]

Maja Jakolis (choir conductor)

Maja Jakolis is a professional soprano singer and voice teacher from Croatia, also choir conductor with several shows and musicals directed and head of singing department at ‘Rock Akademija’ music school in Zagreb (Croatia). Maja started singing at age of 8 when she recorded a solo for international children festival’s hymn in Sibenik (Croatia). At […]

Rock Academy Choir (Zagreb, Croatia)

“Rock Academy Choir”, conducted by soprano singer and voice teacher Maja Jakoliš, is formed by singing students of the “Rock Akademija” music school (Zagreb, Croatia). Soprano: Ema Puček, Ema Slany, Ivana Bojanić, Maja Jakoliš, Vanja Jelača – Alto: Antonela Đinđić, Karla Krmpotić, Karla Rakamarić, Nika Adamović, Tanja Pongrac – Tenor: Josip Kolić, Rok Juričić – Bass: […]

Julie Bélanger Roy (viola, vocals)

Julie Bélanger Roy is a French-Canadian contralto “with an incredible range of vocals, Roy is also a high-skilled violinist and violist” (Metalholic). Also, she’s front-woman in metal bands “Märchenbilder” and “Gone in April”. Native of Montreal, Qc, Canada, violinist/violist/singer Julie Bélanger Roy is renown for her versatility. Julie completed a Bachelor Degree in Viola Performance […]

Jenny Oaks Baker (violin)

America’s Violinist, Jenny Oaks Baker is a Grammy Nominated, Billboard No. 1 performer and recording artist. She received her Master of Music degree from the renowned Juilliard School in New York City and her Bachelor’s Degree in violin performance from the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. She has performed as a soloist at Carnegie […]

Goran Jerković (choir conductor)

Goran Jerković – music educator and manager – is the founder, conductor and artistic director of the Chamber Choir “Ivan Filipovic” (Zagreb, Croatia). He graduated on Zagreb Music Academy in 1993 (B.A. in Theory of music) and improved his knowledge at Summer Academy of Choral Conducting at Wernigerode (Germany) with Prof. Jerry Jordan D.A. (USA) […]

Chamber CHOIR ‘Ivan Filipović’ (Croatia)

The Chamber Choir “Ivan Filipović“, a highly acclaimed choral ensemble founded in 1998 in Zagreb (Croatia) by its conductor Goran Jerković, is considered to be one of the most successful a-cappella ensembles in Croatia . Soprano: Hana Hanas, Lucija Jerković, Madlena Ćurić, Margareta Golenić, Martina Matić, Sonja Bartolić, Tajana Pavičević, Tihana Jokić, Valentina Antolić – […]

Marko First (violin)

Marko First is a Croatian violinist, arranger, composer, multi instrumentalist with several collaborations  in different music styles from theater to television, from pop to classical. Marko First was born in Zagreb, Croatia. He gained his first musical education in Music School “Blagoje Bersa” in Zagreb, taking the violin course, from 1990 to 1999. Soon after […]

Scheppel (violin)

Scheppel is a violinist which fuses classical, celtic, hard rock and dubstep seamlessly together to create a varied yet unique ‘Scheppel’ sound, stretching the boundaries and sound of violin playing to new horizons and in the process establishing himself as one of the pioneers of this new era in string playing and rock music as […]

Katica Illényi (theremin)

Katica Illényi is an Hungarian impressive multi-talented artist which performs as violin and theremin player, singer and dancer. Artisjus, Liszt and Artist of merit of Hungary award winning violinist, member of the Hungarian Academy of Arts. All of her recordings are gold and platinum sales. Katica comes from a classical music family.  At the age […]

ISQ (Innovative String Quartet)

Four exceptional musicians have come together to form the Innovative String Quartet. Playing for artists such as Josh Groban, the Trans Siberian Orchestra, Michael Buble and Idina Menzel, these ladies are sought out for their expertise in all musical styles. Based in Belgium, formed by Anna Buevich (1st violin), Melissa Schaak (2nd violin), Maryna Lepiasevich […]

Ksenia Milyavskaya (violin)

Concertizing regularly in recitals and concertos throughout Europe and Russia, Ksenia Milyavskaya has been acclaimed as an enormously accomplished violinist “who transforms on the stage into a bright, charismatic and virtuoso soloist” (D. Shapovalov), “that considers her well-developed and fast technique not as a goal but as a tool that allows her to convey the […]

Alexandra Laya (violin)

Alexandra Laya is a French violinist. With over fifteen years of classical training in the music conservatory, she also credits influences from tango, gypsy music, and metal. Her passion for music began at a very young age. After a brief flirtation with the piano at the age of five, Alexandra graduated quickly to the violin, […]

Mayline (violin)

Mayline is an eclectic violinist inspired by a large variety of aesthetics and influences. From classical to metal passing through world music, she likes to mix styles, creating some mystical, poetical, dark and romantic colors to her compositions and arrangements. Since 2010, Mayline plays the violin in the death metal band Idensity. Their second album […]

Marc Papeghin (french horn)

Marc Papeghin is a multi-instrumentalist from France specialized in drums, trumpet and french horn. As a session musician, video editor, arranger and composer, he’s worked on many diverse productions ranging from film scores to video game music, live shows, progressive rock/metal albums and symphonic projects. Official Website | Youtube | Facebook | Twitter