The Team


Cristiano Verardo

Guitarist, Sound Engineer, Producer

Guitar player and composer for the popular italian band “Pitura Freska“ with which sold more then 500.000 albums, for over thirty years works professionally in the music production field, he collaborated with countless artists and musicians from all over the world.


Leo Di Angilla

Percussionist, Drummer, Producer, Dub Artist

He has played with: Jovanotti, Mike Patton (Faith No More), Marco Mengoni, Tiziano Ferro, Biagio Antonacci, Gemelli Diversi, Anna Oxa, Roy Paci and Aretuska, Airto Moreira, Ricky Gianco, Marco Paolini. He has recorded on the albums of: Jovanotti, Eros Ramazzotti, Marco Mengoni, Biagio Antonacci, Elisa, Adriano Celentano, Gianni Morandi, Tiziano Ferro, Ornella Vanoni, Max Pezzali, Gemelli Diversi, J-Ax, Alessandra Amoroso, Mietta. He is an official endorser of Tycoon Percussion, Remo, Zildjian and Vic Firth. Since 1996 he has been producing and publishing percussion and electronic music records and performing in performances, installations and DJ sets. In 2015 he founded iPlayPercussion, the first percussion teaching portal in the world. In 2023 beatools.com opens, the first Italian samples market dedicated to drum sounds, percussion and vintage drum machines.


Gianluca Ballarin

Keyboard player, composer, producer

He has been working in electronic music for a long time. Since 1996 he has participated in many projects concerning musical productions for discography, television, cinema and advertising. Since 2005 he has been a regular member of Elisa's band as keyboardist, has played in tours of Pitura Freska, Tiziano Ferro, Max Pezzali, Giorgia, Francesca Michielin, Ghali, Marco Mengoni.

Sound Engineers

Cristiano Verardo, Nicola Costantini

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