Pierluigi Bontempi is a Steinberg Certified Trainer. He is technical officer of the Department of Musicology and Cultural Heritage of the University of Pavia (Cremona branch), where he holds Steinberg certified courses and is also responsible for the audiovisual laboratory (Digital Lab). He has held many music production training courses in Northern Italy. He is a contributor to specialist magazines such as SM Strumenti Musicali and AudioFader; in the past he collaborated with Axe Magazine, a monthly review for guitarists. He has worked with the music manuals publisher Volontè & Co. on several original publications and Italian translations.