Classically trained musician, composer and music producer
Education: MA (5 y) Precision Instruments, Tallinn University of Technology
Military training: Engineer Corps Officer

1982-83 - Engineer-constructor at Estonian Academy of Sciences
1983-88 - Musician at Estonian State Philharmony
1989-98 - Freelance musician, Melbourne, Australia
1998 - Palmstudios Australia established and opened for recordings
2001 - Starting a solo career, focusing on guitar oriented instrumental music
2002 - Endel Rivers' Hardbite reaches No.1 in the Most Popular charts at Guitar9, USA
2003 - Allan Zavod (ex Frank Zappa, Jean Luc Ponty) joins the Hardbite project
2004 - Workshops at music academies in Estonia, Live in Estonia DVD released
2005 - Endel Rivers' Hardbite II reaches No.1 in the Top Selling charts at Guitar9, USA
2005 - Touring with the Hardbite project in EU.

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2006 - The winner of Australia's MusicOz Awards in instrumental category
2006 - Finalist of Australia's MusicOz Awards in classical category
2008 - Awarded with the White Cross of Estonian Defense League
2009 - The Jaz Symphony tour

An interview at mwe3, New York, USA

2011 - Stage play script for Scarab - Portrait of a Man
2012 - Scarab presentation at Compagnie Theater, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2013-present - G-Drome VR technology and content development
2018-present - Zodiacgate EG music and art productions

See Endel Rivers' Music Productions Archive

Other achievements:
Award-winner at various music festivals and song competitions in 1980s, Estonia
Two-times indoor soccer champion, two-times runner-up in 2000s, Albert Park, Melbourne