Leo-Z is a Northern Italian born music composer, multiplatinum songwriter-producer, arranger, programmer and pianist.
After having composed and produced songs for artists such as Andrea Bocelli, Elisa and Josh Groban, he moved to Los Angeles, to reach his dream of being a film composer,after one of his songs, "Oceano" was featured in the record "Closer", selling over 8 million units worldwide.
Since then he has been sharing his time between scoring jobs and artists productions.
Leo is the composer on Tom Hanks' Futuristic Web-series "Electric City", a Yahoo exclusive content that conquered many millions of views in less than a week.
Electric City won the Streamy Award 2013 as Best Drama and it’s currently streaming overseas.
He composed and produced the soundtrack of Ferragamo's White Shoe, a 24 minutes art-film directed by F. F. Coppola/Tim Burton's long time collaborator-illustrator and visual artist Mauro Borrelli.
The film has been selected by many International Film Festivals gaining 2 awards at the MuseumInShorts Festival, and one at the Salento International Film Festival and it's currently played at the Ferragamo Museum in Florence. The short was commissioned by The Ferragamo Family itself.
Recently Leo collaborated with actor-producer Harry Lloyd (Game Of Thrones, The Theory Of Everything, Manhattan) to the Mini-Series “Supreme Tweeter” composing and recording its soundtrack
Since 2011 Leo has been producing, arranging and writing songs for the emerging Virginian Tenor Nathan Pacheco (Disney Pearl) for whom Leo works between studio recordings (including the collaboration with The London Philharmonia at the Air Studios London) and live shows.
Leo became music director, pianist and arranger for Nathan's PBS Show "Introducing Nathan Pacheco" which was shot at the BroadStage Santa Monica and aired between 2012 and 2013 on the majority of the PBS Stations
He also performed multiple times with the San Diego Symphony conducted by Matthew Garbutt.
Leo is actually developing a multimedia immersive experience called Seven in collaboration with Visual Artist and Director Jorge Jaramillo and stage director Charlie Otte.
Name: Leonardo de Bernardini
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Occupation: Music Composer, Sound Mixer, Musician and Music Editor
Film (Short and Drama) Composer A grieving couple, facing an empty nursery for the third time, struggles to reconnect in order to build a family.
Film (Animation and Short) Composer On Christmas Eve, a little girl is woken up by a noise. Thinking it's Saint Nicholas leaving her presents, she walks through the darkness of the living room, only to find that something has taken over her house.
Television (Comedy) Composer Actor Harry Lloyd hasn't been in the spotlight since he was killed off in Season 1 of HBO's hit series Game of Thrones. In order to regain his crown he turns to social media, where he finds himself followed by the most Supreme Tweeter.
Video (Short and Comedy) Composer After being a shut in for nearly a year, Chelsea takes a new job at SomeoneBetter.com, a dating website for people already in relationships. Chelsea tries to not let her OCD interfere with her first day at work, but some of the personalities in the office make this harder than she expected.
Film (Short, Biography, Family and Fantasy) Composer Over one hundred years ago in Southern Italy, a talented young cobbler, SALVATORE, works in cruel Mastro Tomaia's shop. DON NERO enters the shop and commissions a pair of boots. Moments later, a young rose vendor, BIANCAROSA, walks in barefoot. Moved by the sight of BIANCAROSA, Salvatore neglects Don Nero and makes a pair of white shoes for the girl. As the night proceeds, Salvatore works on the shoes for BIANCAROSA while being swept from the dark shop to a world of magic and enchantment. Written by Shoemaker
Introducing Nathan Pacheco
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Television (Animation, Short, Action, Drama and 2 More) Composer A view of the future of civilization, presented through the lens of provocative themes such as energy consumption, freedom of information, crime and punishment.
Breast Pump & Blender
Film (Short and Thriller) Composer Lizzie, a new mom has everything, a loving husband, a two week old beautiful baby girl, nice home and an enigmatic Au pair. Lizzie's reality seems to be warping, slowly unraveling playing havoc on her sense of reason. She begins to act impulsively driving herself into a kind of madness. Sometimes things are not as they seem or are they? Written by Elizabeth Gorcey