From 2007 - piano teacher, synthesizers teacher with courses on audio programming and sounds/samples organization. I also started teaching theory and solfeggio, tonal and functional harmony, scoring analysis, musical orchestration in different genres like: Classical music, soundtracks, pop, jazz, rock, metal, electronic etc.
From 2008 - private electric guitar teacher. Collaboration with the singer Sabrina Kabua, backup vocal of Biagio Antonacci, a well known italian artist, in Liberatemi and Convivendo albums. In the same year composition and orchestration lessons and seminaries with Prof. Loris Azzaroni, President of the Regia Accademia Filarmonica of Bologna. In the University of Bologna I focused my attention in matters like: Ethnomusicology, Psichology of Music, Music Drama, Music Scores Analysis, Musical Pedagogy, Musical History and Music Business.
From 2010 'till 2015 - Official Demonstrator, Endorser and Products Specialist for Kawai digital pianos (working for the italian Kawai distributor Furcht & C. S.p.A). In this 5 years: live demos in important italian music shops and specialized trainings for customers and sellers.
From 2012 - pianist and keyboardist for The Dumpling Paradox band.
From 2013 to 2014 - keyboard player for progressive metal band Vitriol, under the american music label Melodic Revolution Records with tours in Italy, Austria, Czech Republic, Poland and England.
From 2014 - official activity of game scoring.
From 2013 to 2015 – video-demo and collaboration for italian magazines like SuonieStrumenti an Strumenti Musicali. From 2013 'till 2015 - he held speeches and live demos at Conferences (i.e. Pianocity – Milan or Kawai national congress - Camogli) and in Exhibitions like Music Italy Show, Cremona Pianoforte – Mondomusica etc.
From 2015 - audio and live demos for IK Multimedia: Alan Parson's Imperial Grand, Irig Keys (Pro/37/25), IGrand Piano, ILectric piano, Brandenburg Piano, Art Decò Piano. In late 2015: private specialized course in Yamaha Music Europe branch Italy held by Yamaha's Products Specialist Paolo Stefano about pianos, keyboards and synths technology of this brand.
In 2016 - Mix & Mastering Certified Course at Garnish Music School - London. Game Audio Production with Wwise Course at Berklee College of Music - Boston (MA).
First Degree Thesis: a transcription and translation of a manual made by Antonio Russo in 1500 – Musical Paleography.
Master's Degree Thesis: a social, historical and economical analisys of Furcht & C. S.p.A (ltd) – Music Business.
Name: Andrea Roda
Lives in: Bologna, Italy
Occupation: Music Composer, Musician and Sound Designer