Armendar | Keyboards

Musical background

Armendar starts to learn music and the piano at 11 and then win its first piano competition at 12.
He then starts to learn how to sing and then plays the bass for several different rock and metal bands and then continues to study bass and music writing at the ATLA Modern Music School of Paris.
Being bassist and chorist he founds the band Phoenix in 1996 a Metal bands who will plays a hundred gigs with both original and cover songs. Armendar also writes all the lyrics based on the fantastic world.
With the help of Eric TRUMELET, he then creates a role game names Mylidian, a game taking place in a cyber-gothic-punk universe.
In 2001, Phoenix becomes Mylidian and lean toward a music which is darker, more orchestral, and more conceptual. At this moment, Armendar takes the position of the main vocalist.
In 2006, Mylidian releases its first « Birth of the Prophet », first volume of a trilogy named « Rise of a Cursed Son » and which 2nd part « The Seven Lords » is due out in 2013.
In parallel with Mylidian, Armendar joins Asylum Pyre as a keyboardist in january 2012 for the « Fifty Years Later » tour.

Favorite bands & musicians

Jordan Rudess, John Lord, Evergrey, Malmsteen, Cradle of Filth, Shinedown, Sixx AM, Devin Townsend, WASP, Bear Mc Creary, Charlie Clouser, Beethoven, Rachmaninov, Chopin.

Hobbies, besides music

Jeux de rôles, fantastic, SF, horror movies.