Giuliano Vangelista

Session Keyboardist

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Hi, I'm Giuliano, an Italian piano and keyboard player. With me, bands and producers of all styles and genres may have a cutting-edge tool that offers both quality e professionalism.

I give a complete worry-free piano and keyboard solution with:

● State of art instrumentation
● High quality recordings
● Equalization-ready tracks
● Clean and defined sound
● 30 years of experience in live music
● 20-30 seconds demo before you decide

Gear: CUBASE 10PRO (DAW), FOCUSRITE SCARLETT 8i6 3rd gen (Audio Interface), STUDIOLOGIC SL88 STUDIO (MIDI Controller), VIRUS TI2, YAMAHA DX7, ALESIS ION, WALDORF PULSE 2 (Synthesizers), PIANOTEQ 7 (Physical Modeled Piano), HAMMOND XK3 - Hammond Organ Clone

What do I need
You will have to give me a tone reference and a backtrack, possibily a score or a chord chart.

Why me
• A professional pianist
• Quick turnaround
• Unmatchable Customer Support
• Frequent communication

Contact me before placing the order to get the best results.

Thank you

Send me a note through the contact button above.

Interview with Giuliano Vangelista

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: I think the best compromise is analog modeling, which has the benefits of both worlds

  3. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  4. A: I promise your music will have solid fundations

  5. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  6. A: The creation/invention part

  7. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  8. A: I play since I was 12 (now I'm 40). For me is a unconditional love that endures over time

  9. Q: How would you describe your style?

  10. A: Groovy and sweet at the same time

  11. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  12. A: Jamiroquai, because they sounds great and have a lot of groove. Also Tower of Power or Incognito, for the same reason.

  13. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  14. A: Always try to understand what the other wants, even when he's not able to explain it in detail.

  15. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  16. A: Funk, swing, rock and prog

  17. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  18. A: I think is to recreate '70s keyboard style

  19. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  20. A: I usually want to give groove and moxie to the music

  21. Q: What's your typical work process?

  22. A: I try to understand what the song is about, what the author wants to tell and create the right atmosphere for the purpose. If necessary I edit sounds to match the goal.

  23. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  24. A: I record with TC Electronic Konnekt 24D, using a DI and Yamaha HS80 as monitor speakers. I can record up to 192kHz 24bit, I can mix at 96kHz 24bit. My keyboard gear: Steinway/Rhodes/CP80: Modartt Pianoteq physical modeled piano, played on a Yamaha P80, used as MIDI controller Hammond organ: Hammond XK3 (I also have a Hammond SK1 for live gigs) Synthesizer: Access Virus TI2, Yamaha DX7 II (and a old Alesis Ion)

  25. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  26. A: Alan Parson as musician and audio engineer, my reference artists are Jon Lord, George Duke, Richard Wright, Rick Wakeman, Oscar Peterson, Vangelis, Dave Brubeck, Brad Mehldau.

  27. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  28. A: I record keyboard tracks, mix and master songs

Giuliano Vangelista

I was the keyboardist and mixing/mastering engineer in this production

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GenresSounds Like
  • Tower Of Power
  • Pink Floyd
  • Brad Mehldau
Gear Highlights
  • Modartt Pianoteq
  • Hammond XK3/SK1
  • Virus Ti2
  • Yamaha DX7 II
  • Waldorf Pulse 2
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