Antonello Giliberto was born in Siracusa (Sicily). He studied the guitar in earnest eventually taking lessons from Alfredo D'Urso in 1992 and 1993. He is fond of music of all different kinds: jazz, rock, fusion.Moreover, he attended several clinics held by Richard Smith (Catania 2005) and Carl Verheyen (Catania 2005). He got the first qualifying degree in rock-fusion guitar. In 2006, 2007,2008, 2009 and 2011 he attended the "ESC" (European Summer Campus), in Siracusa, where he followed the guitar courses held by Allan Holdsworth, Kiko Loureiro, Richard Hallebeek, Paul Gilbert, Kee Marcello, Richard Smith, Robben Ford, Greg Howe, Carl Verheyen, Guthrie Govan, Greg Koch, Andy Timmons and the theoretical, harmonic and ear-training lessons held by Andrea Avena, writing articles for AXE, the best guitar magazine in Italy. In April 2010 he has participated in the second edition of the Guitar Day to Bucharest (Romania), studying with Brett Garsed, Greg Howe, Michael Angel Batio, Richard Hallebeek, Andy Timmons and William Stravato. From October 2010 he collaborates with the CQUADRO Guitar Works, refined handicraft laboratory of guitars, of which he is official endorser. Since June 2011 he became the official endorser of pickups Mama, the best pickup craft in Italy. He opened as a soloist, at the Guitar Night 2011, the concert to Kee Marcello (Guitarist of Europe).
April 13, 2012 he participated in the masterclass of the great jazz musician Stanley Jordan.
April 26, 2013 he released his first solo album: "The Mansion of Lost Souls".
The CD is heavy, dark and very influenced by classical music, with a mix of strong melodies and ferocious riffs metal! "The Mansion of Lost Souls" is the house of 12 tracks full of guitar abuses!
On 12 October 2013 he has been fortunate to study with Andrea Martongelli (Arthemis) and the great Gus G (Ozzy Osbourne, Firewind).
In the same festival he collaborates with the thrash metal French band E-Force, led by former Voivod Eric Forrest.
June 13, 2014, with the Steelblade band, he opens the concert at the Italian rocker Pino Scotto.
In July 2014 Antonello has finished composing his second instrumental album ... 10 songs full of shred, melody and pathos!
Since November 2014 he collaborates with the historic Italian thrash-metal band Schizo, which will play live in 2015 in support of the new album "Rotten Spiral".
In December 2014 he recorded some solos on the new album of E-Force, invited by Eric Forrest in person.
In April 2015 he attended the seminar held by Mike Stern and took lessons from the great shred guitarist Scott Mishoe.
The new album by Antonello Giliberto will be titled "Journey through my memory" and will have a lineup of exception: the great shred bassist Dino Fiorenza and the legendary drummer John Macaluso.
In May 2015 he signed for the historical record label Minotauro Records.
On June 16 released the album "Demonickol" by E-Force, where Antonello plays on three songs.
The new album by Antonello Giliberto "Journey through my memory" was released June 22, 2015.
In 2016 he began composing for his third instrumental solo album.
The July 10, 2016 attends the seminar of Swedish guitarist Mattias IA Eklundh and opens his concert in Catania.
Between December 2016 and January 2017 he records the guitars on three songs in the keyboardist Gabriels new album "Fist of the Seven Stars Act 2".
On April 2, 2017 he participated in the msterclass of Vasco Rossi, Alice Cooper, and Y & T's guitarist Stef Burns.
On May 26, 2017, Antonello announces that his third instrumental album will be titled "The Strategy Of Chaos".
The May 28, 2017 took part in the master class about the transmodern musician held by Corrado Rustici.
In August 2017 he is invited by Eric Forrest to play guitars on the track "Master of Morphine" for a tribute album to Necrodeath (For the BLACK TEARS / KULT OF CTHULHU label).
In August 2018 he completed his third solo album "The Strategy of Chaos".
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