Bologna / Napoli, Italy
Pasquale Barra in art Opak was born in Naples on 1979. Opak's passion for music starts when he's 14, listening to some vinyls of experimental electronic music and remaining notably stricken about it, he started to have an idea about being in the world of music. He bought a console, the first disks in vinyl of experimental electronic music, and he began to play, only for passion in a first moment, doing it just to have a good time and to make his friends dance. Subsequently Opak began to mix music in some small clubs of the city where he was born. He started to be known as his art name, Opak. Since 2004 to 2007 he studied at Saint Louis College of Music in Rome, as technician of sound, planner midi and composer of electronic music. From 2008 Opak started to write and produce music. After that he send his first demos to some several labels.