Alberto Rudoni was born in
Novara in 1980 and he started playing guitar at the age
of 13 after a few years of piano lessons; 4 years later
he joined his first band "Illusoria" and did the first
gigs and demos.
When he was 18 years old began studying at C.P.M. in
Milan with Donato Begotti completing the studies 3 years
later, obtaining 10/10 in the final examination.
In 2002 he joined "Transylvania" - Iron Maiden tribute
and "Etherea", a pop/rock band, building experience on
After this "cover era" Alberto started thinking about
composing brand new music and began playing with the
italian metal-core band "Arcadia".
In 2005 recorded the full length “Fracture Concrete” and
started doing gigs all over the country.
In the meantime he recorded also the first Illusoria EP
“More than we are” and promoted it live.
Across 2006 Alberto lived in Hollywood for 9 months with
"Arcadia" promoting the band across the ocean and
playing gigs in the whole state of California. ("Whisky
a gogo", "Roxy theatre", "Troubadour" just to name a few).
After that he decided to get into the "SAE institute" in
Milan to improve his skills obtaining the Audio
Actually Alberto is a freelance composer/sound designer
for videogames and a private guitar tutor at "Decibel
srl" in Novara.
MY ACTUAL PROJECTS
Sunset - italian heavy rock
Evydance - pop cover
producer of "SE"
and "Una vita da onorevole" and the upcoming album
producer of the upcoming album
Marius Danielsen: audio engineer for the vox session of
"Lost in a dream of no return"
Sister moon - Gotthard tribute: audio engineer
The Presence - Led Zeppelin tribute: audio engineer
Arcadia: guitar player and promoter
Transylvania (Iron Maiden tribute): guitar player
Etherea cover band: guitar player
Steinberger USA , LTD customized by dr Ciolo, Ibanez RG7 customized by dr Ciolo, Ibanez S-series, Taylor guitars, Yamaha guitars, Line6 PODxt, Digitech whammy, Bad horsie Wha Wha, Boss DS-1, Samson UHF
wireless system, Peavey Amp.
Intel Quad 9550 with 4 GB of RAM, two drives in striping for libraries and two drives for projects
and OS. Portable pc for remote recording Intel Core2Duo 4GB of RAM.
Motu 828 mk3, Alesis io2 for remote recordings
I use Cubase SX3 as my main sequencer/recorder, Adobe Audition as wave editor and many plugins.
MONITOR SYSTEM: Event Alp5 and the S100 subwoofer. Soon I will move into a 5.1 system
Native instruments Kontakt, Absynth, Guitar rig - EastWest/Quantum Leap Symphonic Orchestra Gold, Stormdrum - Toontrack SD2 - Waves plugins - URS compressors - Nomad factory plugins. Various GB of sound FX 44.1/24
Rode and Shure mics.