Hi my Name Is Roberto Savelli, Ceo/Owner OroVivo Facility and Resident Sound Engineer ( class 71) 20+ years in Music Business Career : Recording & Producing Worked as Freelance from 1994 to 2003 from 2003 till today Owner of 3 Recording Studios ( each named OroVivo; now The new studio, is at his Third Evolution and Concept )
The New OroVivo Facility is located in a Villa in the nearby of Cesenatico FC ( Italy )
The Studio is Equipped with a carefully selection of old and New Custom Hardware
Beside our Ears and Hands , The Acoustic Project is one of our secret weapons, ( Mastering grade acoustic and enviromental treatment )
The Furnitures are in Fashion and Modern Italian Design
Special Accomodations with Local Restaurants and Hotels
Online Services ( Edtings E-Mixing and E-Mastering or E-Stem Mastering ) available
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Interview with Roberto Savelli - OroVivo Recordings & Mastering Facility
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Some Dance Projects , an Acoustic Progressive Album , and Some Latin Singles Stuff ^_^
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both Worlds ALWAYS !
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: Only one .... At final Cecking of the song after hours and hours of tweaking and Editing: That you'll always still feel the VIBE and the Wow Effect that always comes out !!!!
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: That every week i'm on something new and different ( even in the same genre or Style ) it's a like a positive Beginning and Rebirth every time ! ( yes i'm still learning something new everyday )
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Usually They ask me about my past projects and some good audio examples then ..... How Much ??? ^_^
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: Takin' always All for Granted (sometimes well some miracles happen ....and the Magic comes itself , i'm fortunate cause it's happening less and less during past years ) old story .... you know ^_^
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Most of all Times the first one is : what do you want to achieve ? what are you're Targets or Goals with this Project?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Human being are complicated we all know That : From Mutual Respect come always great Things and The Music After That always shine !!! ^_^
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Since 1999 I Always owned my Orovivo Recording Studios ( now it's on the Third One evolution ) . My first Midi Song and Arrangement was in ca 1984 ( with an old yamaha qx3 and a Roland R8 ) from 1984 to 1994 i was Perfoming like SInger and Musician all Over the World ( from Europe to Asia ) from 1996 to 1999 i was practicing Assistant Engineer in some Studio Here in Italy and Austria .
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: I love using MidSide ( gives me an entire sonic World To Explore ) From Recording To Mastering and all in between and some GOOOD old Parallel Compression ....
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: It depends Some Week is Dance Pop Oriented , jazz Acoustic or Classic some Others
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: To know ( Most of the Times ^_^ ) When be Influenced by Music and when to be Honest with every Aspect that Involves Music !
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: It's and Emotion and A Vibe .... that's it
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: First of All I listen and listen Carefully what Clients is Asking and of Course cecking that all material is well prepped , then the session begins : Balance and Organising , Editing and Tweaking ONLY when needed then comes The Fun Part where the Magic " sometimes " Really Happens.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: During the past years i've been carefully selected few key components some old and customed Hardware to my specific request and some new one ceck my website list for more information ( it's not all in there but .... hey.... i really want to surprise you ^_^ )
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: I Really listen every kind of Music,only one that gives me good vibes and emotion From Classical to Trance , from Pink Floyd to last commercial Hit .
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I'd like to think that my work is a kind of Helpin' Clients to get what they Really Want and Aspire. It's Just like to have an indipendent and onest view or a Side Magnifyng Glass That Helps to FOCUS every aspect ( from Tracking/Recording , Mixing , Editing and Mastering ) in order get The Best out of Them. ( sometimes it's also my Responsability to tell what and how much can be achieved and Not )