Green-Wood Cemetery
Green-Wood Cemetery
Filming Forbidden Nights at Asbury Park.
Filming Forbidden Nights at Asbury Park.

Make Music New York


Make Music New York is a part of a unique worldwide celebration which consists of free concerts all over urban cities. By directing a variety of music performances from accordion […]

Adriana performing
on Late Night with
Jimmy Fallon with


If you haven’t heard of Phosphorescent yet, you’re missing out. Their sixth album entitled, Muchacho is an eclectic mix of songs that pulls together country roots and electronic swag. Already, […]

Ciao Tutti,
and Welcome
to My Website


I’m Adriana Molello, a classically trained violinist. I’m lucky to be based in New York, where — over the last ten years — I’ve been exposed to a universe of […]

Listen to Adriana’s Performance and String Arrangement on Jim James’ Regions of Light and Sound of God

Jim James

  Last year, Adriana headed down to Louisville, Kentucky to help My Morning Jacket’s front man Jim James record and arrange strings for his first solo album, Regions of Light […]

Listen to Adriana’s Performance on Shakira’s She Wolf

Shakira Album

In 2009, Adriana performed on Shakira’s chart topping album, She Wolf. The album sold over two million copies worldwide (going gold in eight countries, and platinum in seven), and features […]

Hunt for the Stroh Violin

Stroh Violin

In the Summer of 2011, Adriana and independent filmmaker, Elizabeth Woller teamed up to document their search for a rare instrument in Roma folk music throughout Eastern Europe. Once ubiquitous […]

Adriana Teams up with Midnight Masses

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When I first heard Midnight Masses in 2008, I knew their songs would sound great with strings. Their neo-soul sound, spacious instrumentation & religious imagery was an ideal setting to […]

Touring Panama with the Camarata Chamber Orchestra


Adriana escaped the New York cold over the holidays and headed down to Panama, where she toured with The Camerata Alfredo de Saint Malo. The annual chamber orchestra, which assembles […]

Listen to Adriana playing on Santigold’s “I’m A Lady (remix)”


Before Santigold released her critically acclaimed debut album, I went into the studio at Brooklyn Recording and played on a remix of her song “I’m A Lady”. I loved the […]