TEMPO PROTECT // 20.11.16
New ad, Tempo Protect, ferma il contagio. Here the short version!
THE SECRET OF JOY TRAILER // 26.10.16
THE CAT THAT CHANGED AMERICA // 25.09.16
Writing the soundtrack for “The cat that changed america” a documentary film about P22 Mountain Lion. Directed and produced by Tony Lee.
THE COLLISION //25.09.16
The Collision, from the feature film “Irrefurable Proof”, with Sheena Colette. Directed by Ziad H Hamzeh. Music by Gianluca Cucchiara. Conducted by Simeone Tartaglione
Performed by the Gala Orchestra at St, Anthony Italian Festival in Wilmington
COLLISION CONDUCTED BY MAESTRO TARTAGLIONE // 25.05.16
It’s a pleasure to annouce that a 40 piece orchestra, conducted by Maestro Simeone Tartaglione, is going to perform the track Collision from the movie “Irrefutable Proof” at the 2016 St. Anthony’s Italian Festival in Wilmington (Delaware – USA) in June .
More Info at: http://www.stanthonysfestival.com/concerti/
BARCELLONA PLANET FILM FEST // 25.05.16
BEST ORIGINAL SONG // 18.04.2016
“My right to be” from The Secret of Joy awarded as Best Original Song at “Los Angeles Film Festival Awards” – March 2016
SYRACUSE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL // 04.04.2016
LAIFFA FILM FESTIVAL // 04.04.16
BEVERLY HILLS FILM FESTIVAL // 19.02.2016
IRREFUTABLE PROOF written and executive produced by Richard Castellane sweeps the 2016 Beverly Hills Film Festival winning Best Cinematography for Rob Draper, Best Actress for Sheena Colette, and the prestigious Golden Palm Award for Ziad Hamzeh!. Director and Producer Ziad Hamzeh will be guest hosting the premiere screenings.
JOHNSON AND JOHNSON AD // 23.11.15
It was great to work as a composer and music producer for this amazing ad:
“The Mother of 1000 Babies”
IRREFUTABLE PROOF // 25.05.15
I had a great time working on the soundtrack for this movie. Great story, great team.
SOME WORDS THE MUSICAL // 26.02.15
I am producing with producer Sky Adams and I am the musical director supervisor for
“Some Words” The Musical. Written by Chris Coxon and Greg Davidson.
Executive production by Peter Teale.
THE SECRET OF JOY // 10.02.15
“The Secret of Joy” is a project made of a short film, and a book. The short movie will tell the story of a beautiful dream in King Arthur’s world, a land populated by valiant knights, beautiful fairies, little elves and monsters to be defeated. A world of fantasy and beauty only a child can imagine; a tale that will enchant the viewers until life will bring them abruptly back to reality.
Joy, our little 10y.o. princess, is in the battle for her life to defeat the monster of cancer! At the end, she is saved by the doctors of the hospital she’s in, and her hope to live a normal life is kept alive.
ALL ABOUT THE MCKENZIES // 16.04.14
La Strada Spianata // 06.04.14
Mercutio. Single release // 22.03.14
Mac Gregors – The musical // 15.02.14
Feb. 2014: Max Bartoli, Gianluca Cucchiara, Andrew Whelan and Peter Teale met in London to record the new medley of “MacGregor”.
Auditions are held, a talented cast is put together and led through the process by vocal coach Karen Halliday and music director Simon Carr-Minns.
I am a composer, arranger and producer based in London.
I recently finished working on the soundtrack for the movie “Irrefutable Proof” – Golden Palm at 2016 Beverly Hills Film Festival as Best Movie in all categories”. Directed by Ziad H. Hamzeh with Sheena Colette.
Previous works are: the soundtrack for the italian movie “La Strada Spianata” directed by D. Camerini (Rome 2017), the soundtrack for the short movie “The Secret of Joy” directed by M.Bartoli (Los Angeles 2016) winner Best Original Song award at Los Anngeles Iternational Film Festival 2016.
The new album for the rock band Mercutio www.mercutio.me (composer and producer with Andy Wright and Alan Moulder – UK), the musical direction and production of a new musical “Some Words” produced by Peter Teale (London).
I have been involved in several music projects and some of them provided by leading companies such as Compagnia della Rancia, NAMT National Alliance for Musical Theatre, Baayoork Lee (A Chorus Line, Jesus Christ Superstar), Austin-Corbin, Giò & Giò, RAIDUE (Italian National Channel), RAITRADE, Andy Wright (Simply Red, Simple Minds) , Sphere Studios, Murphy, Simply Red. I am a very versatile music professional. Although the composition of orchestral scores is my main area of expertise, I am involved in all aspects of music production. and I produce music in every style and genre.