TUITION
Scientific High-School, 3 years of Veterinary Medicine
1991-1994 Private tuition with Silvana Moyso (Classical soprano singer), Turin.
1994-1998 Private tuition with Stefano Zanchetti (Singing coach, instructed by Sandra and Greta Seacat), Rome
1999 Grade 8 in spoken English ("Trinity College of London", Rome)
2002 The Berklee Summer School, Umbria Jazz Clinics
2002-2004 J.Estill Voice Training Systems with Elisa Turlà and Loretta Martinez, Rome

AWARDS
1998 -Billboard Song Contest, USA- Certificate of Achievement (song "High" for performance and lyrics)
2007 -Gospel Jubilee Festival, Turin- GJF Award (Vocintransito Gospel band)
-Voceania, Rome- (Vocintransito)

INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCES
1999-2000 Model-singer for Alta Moda Fashion gala, live and TV ("Blanc" by Massimo Orlando)
2000 Opening act for Sting (Vodafone event, "Brand New Day Tour" , Cape Town, South Africa, 30/09/2000)
2004 "Jazz for Children" (Vocintransito, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Rome -benefit performance for "Save the Children", international organization for children's rights, 21/06/04)

2005 Special guest for "X-Coast" -presentation of the Miss Italia Calendar 2005- (India Theatre, Rome 5/12/05)
2000-2006 Background vocalist and soloist in the "Lino Quagliero / Gerardo Di Lella Big Band" working with top-notch italian recording artists (C.Baglioni, E.Bennato, B.Antonacci, C.Cremonini, Alexia, A.Minetti, Neri per Caso, A.Sorrenti...)
2006 "The City of Jazz" directed by the "Massimo Nunzi Jazz Orchestra" (Vocintransito, Sistina Theatre, Rome 5/03/06)
2007 "Anno Domini Multifestival" (Vocintransito, Oropa Sanctuary, Biella 1/07/07) .
Benefit performance for Centro Astalli, international organization for the refugees (Vocintransito, Caravita Auditorium, Rome, 12/12/07).
”Gospel Jubilee Festival 2007” (Vocintransito, Teatro Nuovo, Turin, 17/12/07, Tele Pace, RAI SAT)

LEAD SINGER FOR SUPPORTER BANDS AND BACKING VOCALIST FOR:
Silvia Salemi NMCD (New MusicInternational)/BMG ARIOLA/SONY MUSIC/FONIT CETRA.. Scialpi SONYMusic/UNIVERSAL/SELF/SWILLOW
Francesca Alotta RICORDI/SONY Music
Sandro Giacobbe BMA Music/SONY-BMG
Edoardo Vianello AMICI/INTERBEAT/RCA
Carlotta CAROSELLO
Federico Stragà BMG



NATIONAL PERFORMANCES, RADIO & TV SHOWS
1998-1999 Daily Italian TV-talk show "Tappeto Volante" (The Unforgettables, TMC)
2001-2002 Host live band "ONB" in the tv show "L'Ottavo Nano" (RAI 2)
Jingles for RDS
2004-2005 "Radio Capital Live Show" Tour
2005 "Miss Italia 2005" (Vocintransito, RAI1)
2007 “Jazz Time”, Radio Città Futura (17/02/07) –Vocintransito-
“Jazz a nota libera”, Tele Radio Stereo (25/04/07) –Vocintransito-
“Lo Stato Interessante”, Ecoradio (18/05/07) –Vocintransito-
“Demo”, RADIO 1 RAI (16/05/07) –Sahara- (original project)
“The Finest Ingredients”, Solar Radio (UK) -selected many times by Leigh The Flava-

LIVE PERFORMANCES (a selection)
1999 Theatre tour with the vocal band "Baraonna" and the national show man Pippo Franco.
Lead singer for "Gianni Mazza Band" (musical director in many Tv shows on RAI).
2004 "Teate Gospel Festival " (Chieti,7/12/04) –Vocintransito-..
"Alatri Jazz Festival"(5/08/04) –Vocintransito-
2006 Lead singer for live recording of the "Freeform Kollektiv" 's first album (Auditorium Parco della Musica, Rome)
”Ciampino Jazz Festival” -Freeform Kollektiv- (Electro New Jazz, 24/02/06)
2007 “La Notte Rosa” (Cattolica, 30/06/07) –Vocintransito-..
“IncontrinJazz” (Tuscania 21/07/07) –Vocintransito-..
“Suoni Mediterranei” (Atri, 3/08/07) –Vocintransito-..
“Non solo Jazz” (Agrigento, 21/12/07) –Vocintransito-..
“Natale in Jazz” (Palombara Sabina, 29/12/07) –Vocintransito-
2009 Live performances with Tom Griesgraber (stick bass) & her trio Luna & 2
-Auditorium Forum Guido Monzani "Gratis" with Enrico Montesano (16 - 17/12/2009)
"Roma suona Jazz", Chiesa S. Maria del Suffragio -4Christmas Time- (Gospel & Spiritual)

RECORDING EXPERIENCE
1995-2003 Vocalist for RAI and Mediaset TV shows ("L' Ottavo Nano", "Fantastica Italiana", "Scommettiamo che", "Millennium", "Gian Burrasca",etc.)
1995-2007 Lead singer for various European Dance Music labels, jingles and commercials
1997 Artist: Al bano, Album: Concerto Classico (with “The Unforgettables”) WEA
1998 Artist: Al bano, Album: Ancora in Volo (with “The Unforgettables”) WEA
2001 Artist: Various, Album: L'Ottavo Nano EMI
2004 Artist: Zoo Di Venere, Album: Zoo Di Venere RADIO FANDANGO/WARNER MUSIC 2005-2006 Artist: Mario Reyes (Gipsy Kings family) -???- Artist: X-Coast -???-
2006 Artist: Freeform Kollektiv -???- (Auditorium of Rome label)
2007 Artist: Sandro Giacobbe, Album: Tutta la Vita SONY/BMG
Artist: Vocintransito, Album: Vocintransito (Self-Production)
Artist: The Unforgettables, Album: The Unforgettables IMAIE -2008
Artist: White Rose, Album: Music Around (Self-Production)

SARA HAS WORKED WITH:
Gerardo Di Lella Orchestra director, composer, arranger: (S.Burke, Noa, L.Konitz, S.Grossman, B.Golson, T.Scott)
Lele Marchitelli Musical director, composer, arranger (movies, TV and Theatre shows)
Federico Capranica Arranger, Orchestra director (more than 1000 shows for RAI TV, Theatre shows; ten years of "Sanremo", the biggest international music festival in Italy
Muzio Marcellini A.Bocelli, I.De Paula, E.Soarez, S.Cammariere, many TV and Theatre shows for Castellacci, Pingitore, G.Proietti
Aidan Zammit N.Piovani, V.Cerami, A.Bocelli, N.Fabi, Mike Francis, A.Branduardi, Bungaro, Warner Bros cartoons
Riccardo Cimino Movies, Tv shows, documentaries, Jingles and commercials
Daniele Macchi Jingles for RDS, Belladonna's artistic producer

AND OCCASIONALLY WITH:
Ritz Ortolani, Pippo Caruso, Paolo Ormi, Tony Armetta
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
1997-1998 Stefano Zanchetti's assistant instructor
2000-2003 Vocal Technique teacher ("Cherubini Music Institute" 2000-2001, "Music All" 2000-2003, Rome).
2004-2011 Teaching in her private studio

ANDREA DE LUCA
TUITION
Technical Institute, Informatics.
Self-taught in guitar (classic, acoustic, electric and lap-steel guitar from the age of six), drums, bass and vocal technique.
Self-taught as sound engineer (live and studio recording) and web designer.
2009 Vocal seminar with Antonio Juvarra.
Vocal Gospel seminar with Loney Harrison.
2010 Drums seminar with Pierpaolo Ferroni.
2010 Jazz improvising seminar with Scott Henderson.

INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCES
2009 Sezze Blues Festival with Herbie Goins
2010 European Tour with “The Sharp Donkey” (The Live Room, London; Belushi's, Bath UK; Cafè Scooters Leeuwarden, Drachten; Music Cafè Allicht Nijmegen NL; Popo Cafè Petl, Prague CZ)
2011 European Tour with “The Sharp Donkey” (The Live Room, London UK; Belushi's, Prague CZ; Cafè Scooters Leeuwarden, Drachten; Music Cafè Allicht Nijmegen NL)
2011 Sound engineer for “Living Color” (Roma Rock City)

GUITARIST AND/OR LEED AND/OR BACKING VOCALIST FOR:
2003 Blue Flames Band
2004 Andrew & High Flames Band (feat. Eric Daniel)
2005-2006 E-Flat Band
2007-2008 Organica Tour ONE & MUSIC PRODUCTION
2008-2010 Jona's Blues Band
2010-2011 Betty Jean Jimi Hendrix Tribute
2010-2011 The Sharp Donkey

NATIONAL PERFORMANCES, RADIO & TV SHOWS
2004 Sound Engineer at Kataweb (live video sessions for web streaming by “La Repubblica” national newspaper) with Carl Potter, Cocorosie Sisters, Enrico Pierannunzi, Sergio Cammariere, Roy Paci, Ada montellanico, Pietra Montecorvino, Enzo Gragnaniello Ginevra Di Marco.
Sound Engineer for a live recording presented by Giovanni Allevi at the Blue Note of New York City
2006 Andrew & the High Flames, RAI news 24 interview
2007 Organica, Magic TV live
Organica, Ies TV live and interview
2008 Organica Roxy Bar with Red Ronnie
2009 Organica at Bologna Motor-Show, Roxy Bar with Red Ronnie
2010 Live for TG Kids recorded at The House of Jazz, Rome
Jona's Blues Band Radio Popolare, live and interview
Jona's Blues Band Radio Imago, live and interview
2011 Jona's Blues Band Radio RAI 1, live and interview

LIVE PERFORMANCES (a selection)
2007 Opening act at Ennio Morricone Orchestra, Tor Vergata University, Rome.
“Concerto per Giulia” with Rodolfo Maltese and Pierluigi Calderoni (Banco del Mutuo Soccorso)
Torre Alfina blues Festival with Mark Shuttack
2008 “A Kind of Blues Festival” with Andrew & the High Flames (Rome)
2009 Opening act at Campbell Brothers (Liri Blues festival)
Jona's Blues Band Tropea Blues Festival with Harold Bradley
Jona's Blues Band at Alexander Platz (Rome)


RECORDING EXPERIENCE
Giorgia Todrani SONY-BMG
2004 Enjoy Yourself Artist: Andrew & The High Flames, ASS. ALBERTO SORDI
2005 Live Studio recording, Artist: Andrew & The High Flames (Self-Production)
2010 Back To Life, Artist: Jona's blues Band, SI FA RE RECORDS
2011 ??? Artist: Lorenzo De Angelis, LABIBI

ANDREA HAS WORKED WITH:
Pierpaolo Ferroni drums player for Paul Gilbert, Greg Howe, Frankie Hi Nrg mc, Dj Storm, Stefano Bollani, Matt Garrison etc.
Pierpaolo Ranieri bass and double bass player for Bill Evans, M.Stern, Greg Howe, Paul Gilbert, Virgil Donati etc.

Stefano Sabatini, piano player for Johnny Griffin, Lee Konitz, Sal Nistico, Steve Grossman, Charles Tolliver, Gary Bartz, Billy Cobham, Chet Baker


TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2006-2007 Hard Disk Recording Technics (L'Ottava Music School, Rome)
2008-2010 guitar technics at CM Music School; Piano B Institute
2009-2010 guitar technics at Musica Nova School
2007-2011 Teaching guitar technics in his private studio