'Learn to Fly' Cover Goes Viral, Teaches a Rock Star Lesson in Video Marketing

by Andy Smith
If you a are Foo Fighters fan, then you'll know that frontman Dave Grohl is a pretty stand-up guy. The former Nirvana drummer has earned an enviable reputation as one of the most talented, yet most approachable rock stars in the business. His fans love him, and last week a video featuring 1,000 of them went unexpectedly viral with (to date) 18.5 million YouTube views.Read the full article

Learn to Fly - Foo Fighters Rockin1000 Official Video

1000 musicians play Learn to Fly by Foo Fighters to ask Dave Grohl to come and play in Cesena, Italy 1000 musicisti suonano Learn to Fly dei Foo Fighters per chiedere a Dave Grohl di venire a suonare a Cesena Directed by Anita Rivaroli and Alberto Viavattene DREAMER Fabio Zaffagnini ANGELS Claudia Spadoni - Production Manager Anita Rivaroli – Video Production Martina Pieri - Communication Manager Marta Guidarelli -Fund Raising & Human Resources Debora Castellucci - Commercial Manager Mariagrazia Canu - Press Office Valentina Balzani - Fund Raising ORCHESTRA LEADER Marco Sabiu MUSIC GURUS Alberto Paderni - Drums Guru Augusta Trebeschi - Voice Guru Biagio Esposito - Bass Guru Claudio Cavallaro - Guitar Guru Lele Borghi - Drums Guru Stefano Re - Guitar Guru SOUND DIVISION Francesco Penolazzi - Sound & System Designer Francesco Ridolfi - Sound Supervisor Marco Benini - Head of services and coordination Amek&Vanis – Live Recording Alberto Paderni e Lucio Boiardi Serri presso BlueBeet Studio - Mix e Mastering Francesco Filomena - Protocol Engineer & Midi Specialist Paride Pironi - Technical Support Andrea Brighi - Light Operator Claudio "Rosso" Tappi - Technical Support Stefano Martini - Technician Marco Volpe - Technician VIDEO DIVISION Anita Rivaroli, Alberto Viavattene - Directors Pasquale Remia – Cinematography and Camera Operator Sara Suzzi – Executive Producer Davide Adamo – Camera Operator Luca Gennari – Camera Operator Kamel Kuri – Crane Grip Luca Nonni – Crane Operator Stefano Mancini – Camera Operator Marcello Marano - Camera Operator Simone Pagliarani – Camera Operator Flavio Perazzini - Camera Operator Matteo Santi – Camera Operator Francesco Squillace – Camera Operator Andrea Maffucci – Ronin camera Operator Jangle77 - Drone Operator Matteo Stefani - Editor Paolo Formisano – Editor assistant Antonio Bacchini – Runner Elisa Rossi – Runner Francesco Tamburini – Runner Martina Ventrucci - Runner EVENT PRODUCTION Andrea Pontiroli - Project Advisor Marco Spadoni – Set developer Clara de Paul – Artistic Producer Elena Terrini - Artistic Producer Silvia Moia - Artistic Producer Giovanni Nicotina - Logistics Team MAIN TEAM Eleonora Giunchi - Social Media Francesca Suprani - Webmaster PROJECT PLANNING Studio Iaria - Forlì SPECIAL THANKS Alessandro Iaria Christian Castorri e Tommaso Dionigi Gianni Comandini e Andrea Rossi Alessandra Sorgato e Luca Fantacone (Sony Music Italia) Luca Ceroni Valentina Montesi (Filter Coffee) Maurizio Rivaroli Giulia Bassani Alessandro Giordani Francesco Rivieccio Michele Sgolaccia CesenaLab AMBASSADORS (VOLUNTEERS) Alan Basini Andrea Ghignone Andrea Bilotto Anita Amadei Anna Montorsi Antonio Bacchini Barbara Casadei Bianca Boni Cesare Bernardini Chiara Pepe Chiara Valentini Claudia Cesaroni Deborah Detti Elisa Bertolucci Elisa Rossi Elisabetta Socci Federica Brunori Federica Folesani Federico Marchetti Francesca Baldazzi Francesca Frini Francesca Iaci Francesco Tamburini Gabriele Torricella Gioele Fiorini Giovanni Guanti Giovanni Treglia Giulia Lucchesi Ilaria Paladino Jenny Giulianini Josie Cipolletta Katia Tumidei Laura Togni Luca Delvecchio Marco Manucci Martina Ventrucci Matteo Fabbri Matteo Pellegrino Mattia Zanetti Mosè Mondini Paolo Corazzini Raffaele Esposito Rocco Vece Sara Pautasso Silvia Groppi Susy Cantoni Tommaso Marchiani Valentina Bigiarini Valentina Dall'Ara Vincenzo Mauriello PARTNERS Istituto Eccelsa Acqua Ferrarelle Algida Gruppo Hera Golia Heineken Romagna Iniziative Teatro Verdi Proofy Filter Coffee INSTITUTIONAL PARTNERS Comune di Cesena Confcommercio Cesena Confartigianato Cesena MEDIA PARTNERS Rolling Stone Italia Radio Studio Delta Rockit.it TECHNICAL PARTNERS Idea Ginger Cubevent Musicraft 3 Civette Eventeria TD rent DTS Lighting DONORS (Magnificent & Saints) Alessandro Dreosso Annamaria Leoni Mazzoni Antonella Poletti Daniele Gattuso Enrico Gnani Gabriele Garavini Gabriele Minardi Giacomo Tarroni Lidia Fabbri Lorenza Tigli Luca Cappelli Matteo Pirini Mattia Landi Nicole Triboli Paolo Biondi Maurizio Rivaroli Rosaria Vendittelli Silvia Ivaldi Simone Granata Sonia Zanfi THANKS Claudia Uttieri Arianna Rivaroli Tommaso Mondadori Giulia Bertozzi Ettore Nicoletti Luca Nervegna Giacomo Benini Andrea Farina Andrea Monti Mattia Lorenzetti Alexander Frank Nancy Ieracitano Sammy Paravan


Per Cesena & #Rockin1000

Ci vediamo a presto, Cesena.... xxx Davide