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Amanda Somerville

Amanda Somerville

Real/full name:
Amanda Somerville-Scharf
35 (born Mar 7th, 1979)
Place of origin:
United States (Flushing, Michigan)


Amanda Somerville is an American singer-songwriter and vocal coach, known primarily for her work with many European symphonic metal bands. Her voice has a wide range, however she has said herself that her tessitura is in the alto range.

She was born in Flushing, Michigan, attended Flushing Senior High School, graduating a full year early and won a scholarship for graduating with high honors to ...


Amanda also wrote the story to Kamelot's new concept album Silverthorn besides her role as choir and backing vocals.

Married to Sander Gommans.


Vocals, Choirs (2003-2004)

2003 Days of Rising Doom Vocals, Choirs


Vocals (female), Whispers, Lyrics (2005-present)

2009 System Overload Vocals (female), Whispers, Lyrics
2014 Serenades of the Netherworld Vocals

Kiske / Somerville

Vocals (2009-present)

2010 Silence (Single) Vocals
2010 Kiske / Somerville Vocals


Vocals, Keyboards (2011-present)

2011 Alloy Vocals (backing), Keyboards, Vocals (lead)


Vocals (backing, additional) (2008, 2011-present)


Vocals (female) (2008)

After Forever

2005 Remagine Vocals (alto)
2007 After Forever Vocals (choirs)


2007 Lost in Space (Part 2) (EP) Vocals on 1, 6
2007 Lost in Space (Part 1) (EP) Vocals (additional) on track 1 and 4
2008 The Scarecrow Vocals on tracks 5, 11
2010 Angel of Babylon Vocals (backing)
2010 The Wicked Symphony Vocals (backing)
2011 The Flying Opera - Around the World in 20 Days - Live (Video) Vocals (backing)
2011 The Flying Opera - Around the World in 20 Days - Live (Live album) Vocals (backing)
2013 The Mystery of Time Vocals


2011 Through the Gates Vocals (additional) (track 7)

Ebony Ark

As Amanda Somerville-Scharf:

2006 Decoder 2.0 Vocals (backing)


2004 King of Fools (EP) Vocals (backing)
2004 Hellfire Club Vocals (backing)
2005 Superheroes (EP) Vocals (backing)
2006 Rocket Ride Vocals (backing)
2010 Superheroes / Rocket Ride (Compilation) Vocals (backing)


2003 The Phantom Agony Vocals (soprano)
2004 We Will Take You with Us (Live album) Vocals (backing), Vocals (soprano)
2005 Consign to Oblivion Vocals (choirs)
2007 The Divine Conspiracy Lyrics, Vocals (choirs), Vocals (backing), Spoken Word (track 2)
2009 The Classical Conspiracy (Live album) Vocals
2009 Design Your Universe Vocals (backing), Vocals (choirs)
2010 This Is the Time (Single) Vocals "Unleashed (Amanda Duet version)" (as "Amanda Somerville-Scharf")
2012 Storm the Sorrow (Single) Vocals (backing), Lyrics, Arrangements
2012 Requiem for the Indifferent Vocals (choirs) (alto), Vocals (backing)

Infinity Overture

2011 The Infinite Overture Pt. 1 Vocals on "The Hunger", "Secrets", "Smoke and Mirrors" and "The Infinite Overture Pt. 1"


As Amanda Somerville-Scharf:

2005 The Black Halo Vocals (choirs)
2007 Ghost Opera (Single) Vocals (female)
2007 Ghost Opera Choir, Vocals on "Mourning Star", "Love You to Death" and "Ghost Opera" (as "Amanda Sommerville")
2008 Ghost Opera: The Second Coming Vocals on "Season's End"
2010 Poetry for the Poisoned Vocals (tracks 6, 10, 11, 12, 13)
2012 Silverthorn Silverthorn Choir, Vocals (backing)

Luca Turilli

2002 Demonheart (EP) Vocals (choirs)
2002 Prophet of the Last Eclipse Vocals (female), Vocals (choirs)


2006 The Edge of Infinity Vocals (backing) (Track 5)
2009 New Shores Vocals (additional) (Track 9) (as "Amanda Somerville-Scharf")


2011 Quarterpast Spoken word (1)

Mob Rules

2006 Ethnolution A.D. Vocals (choirs)


2012 Bag of Tricks Vocals on "Send My Message Home"

Red Circuit

2014 Haze of Nemesis Vocals (track 5)


2010 Tears of White Roses Vocals (tracks 2, 12)


2011 Death & Legacy Vocals (female) (track 8)


2005 Reason voice, backing vocals

Siber Sky

2012 Time Bomb Vocals (track 1)


2012 Hollow's Gathering Vocals as "Wayna, The Phoenix"


2013 Cry Wolf Vocals


2014 Sacrificium Narration


2007 The Divine Conspiracy Lyrical editing, Engineering
2009 Design Your Universe Editing, Lyrics, Engineering
2012 Requiem for the Indifferent Lyrics


2012 Silverthorn Concept story


2011 Alloy Engineering (sound)
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