ARTIST NAME: Montebello
SONG TITLE: Dance
ALBUM TITLE: Ballerina Vocale
RELEASE DATE: 28th November 2018
GENRE: Soul Acoustic
Montebello is a recently formed acoustic trio playing around Melbourne mainly as a cover band.
The trio went into the studio recently to record their first EP of originals titled “Ballerina Vocale”.
A CD has been released containing 4 original songs and one cover of the song Valerie.
Singer Mary Ann Van Der Horst is an international award-winning singer and was a popular act on Australian X Factor where her audition of Halo has numerous views.
Guitarist Paul Grech has a Blues Rock background having played in many original and cover bands in Melbourne.
Paolo Familari is the bass player and main songwriter. He has played in cover and original bands around Melbourne over a long period of time and created the band after having played with Paul and Mary Ann on different projects.
The band has received some extremely positive feedback on their original music and can’t wait to tour!
Share your life story with us.
I have been playing for many years in original and cover bands.
I have a passion for music in particular bass guitar.
List the names of those that have supported you so far in your music career and use this opportunity to thank them.
My wife, family, and friends.
Narrate your experience while recording in the studio or while touring.
Enjoy being in the studio putting the flesh on the skeleton.
Discuss your songwriting.
Usually about life experiences while always trying to be positive.
Elaborate on your future projects.
More recording and playing.
Tell us what you are doing to increase your fan base.
Using social media and sites like this rather than relying on record companies that are out of touch.
Tell us that point in time you wanted to give up on your music career.
I never wanted to give up. It’s in the blood.
Go into detail on how you make your instrumentation or melody.
I write my songs on acoustic guitar then add the layers.
Tell us your favorite genre of music.
I love Soul music as it fills the heart.
Tell us the theme of most of your songs.
Love, new beginnings, and hope.
Elaborate on this song.
I wrote it when I met my wife. I wasn’t sure what the future would bring.
Tell us your opinion on self-training and enrolling in an educational institution to study music.
Follow your dreams. If that is what you want to do, then take it in that direction.
Go on at length on what it takes to write a hit song.
Who knows, write music because you enjoy it.
State your artist’s name and elaborate on it.
Our name is Montebello named after my father’s village in Italy.
State the title of the song and the meaning.
The song title is Dance. It means the dance of life.
State the title of the album and the reason for choosing the title.
Title of our EP is Ballerina Vocale. It is dedicated to our amazing and humble singer.