Professional models, photographers, makeup artists, hair stylists, fashion designers, agencies, model managers, model scouts, event staffing companies, publishers and publications, artists and photoshop wizards from around the world!
click here to visit
translate into these languages
click any image below to view imageslideshow
Silvia Olari born in Parma, Italy on July 17, 1988 is an Italian pop rock soul R&B singer. She made her debut under Warner Music after she participated to the famous Italian talent show Amici di Maria De Filippi in 2008.
When she was only 8 years old she began to study classic piano at the music school “Il Podio” taught by Jolanda Degli Innocenti. A year later, in the same school, she began to study modern singing taught by Daniela Galli. When she was 12 she took part in different provincial and regional competitions getting great scores. When she was 14 she began to study lyric technic and singing, then she continued for another year and half studying modern singing with her teacher Michela Ollari.
In 2002 there was a new direction for Silvia’s musical carreer, she decided in the period followed by Stefano Medioli to put together her knowledge about singing and piano. Since then Silvia has offered great piano-voice performances, without instrumental version.
When she was 17 she studied singing with Stefania Rava. Since 2002 an important period has began for Silvia as she began to perform out of Parma and get exposure in other parts of Italy: in 2002 she participated in the semifinal of “Festival di Napoli” and “Accademia di Sanremo”, between 2004 and 2005 she took part in important competitions in the north of Italy like “Il Cantaestate” of Mantova, where she won the first prize in 2006 and “Una voce per Sanremo” where in 2005 she achieved the first positions.
In 2007 she won the first prize to the “City Voices” in Nozza di Vestone (Brescia), thanks to this event she attended the Luca Pitteri’s singing stage. She took the second place to “Controfestival” in Castelleone (Cremona), she won the Publisher song section of 2005 in the “Live Song Festival” in Traversetolo and in 2007 the prize of the critics.
In the summer of 2007 Silvia came to “Amici di Maria De Filippi‘s" castings, she passed all the tests and the stages, and she arrived at the first episode on Canale 5, but she was not admitted. In november 2007 she participated to “Marcafestival” in Treviso, where she placed in third. In December she won the “Festivalmare” in Forte dei Marmi (Lucca), while in February she took part in the “Festival di Ghedi”, where she shared a stage with Gatto Panceri. At the end of the show she got second place with the song “Georgia on My Mind” and she won a scholarship for the Hope Music School of Rome.
On the 4th of October 2008, Silvia Olari passed all the castings and was admitted in the famous Italian talent show “Amici di Maria De Filippi” and during her introduction to the public she was defined "a unique talent that no one can miss". During her first period of the show, she performed three songs that were contained in the compilation of the show.
She obtained a recording contract with Warner Music Italy, that had already expressed his interest to Silvia when she still was in the show . On the 10th April 2009 she published her first homonymous album “Silvia Olari”. The cd contains 7 tracks, 2 of them were known because they were part of the “Scialla” compilation. The first single from her album is “Fino all'Anima”, written by Nek and arranged by Luca Jurman. Jurman collaborated as musician and arranger for all the cd. In 2009, the debut album was certified silver by the Federation of the Italian Music Industry for distribution of over fifteen thousand albums.