VIVALDI METAL PROJECT is a music creation born from an idea conceived and developed by Italian keyboard player, composer and producer MISTHERIA (solo artist, Bruce Dickinson, Rob Rock, Roy Z, Artlantica).
The project is a symphonic-metal opera based on Antonio Vivaldi’s Baroque masterwork “The Four Seasons”, featuring more than 130 amazing metal and classical artists, orchestra, a string quartet and three choirs from all over the world.
Production, ideation, concept and artistic direction by MISTHERIA. Co-produced by Alberto Rigoni.
CD RELEASE (digipack w/24-page booklet): July 22nd, 2016
VINYL RELEASE (double album): September 9th, 2016
DIGITAL RELEASE (including 24-page booklet): July 22nd, 2016 on iTunes, Amazon (singles already available)
In case you won’t find the album in your country, you can but it in our label’s online shop (shipping the same or next work day):
The cast includes performances by Mark Boals (Malmsteen, Royal Hunt), Fabio Lione (Rhapsody of Fire, Angra), Edu Falaschi (Almah), Rob Rock (Impellitteri), Mike Lepond (SymhonyX), Dani Löble (Helloween), Ruud Jolie (Within Temptation), Mark Cross (Firewind, Scorpions), Steve Di Giorgio (Testament), Rolf Pilve (Stratovarius), Victor Smolski (Rage, Almanac), Ruben Israel (Delain), John Macaluso (ARK), Marco Sfogli (James Labrie), Chris Caffery (Savatage), Mark Wood (Trans Siberian Orchestra), Dirk Verbeuren (Soilwork), Atma Anur (Tony MacAlpine), Vitalij Kuprij, Anna Portalupi (Tarja Turunen), Sean Tibbetts (Kamelot), Martijn Peters (Stream of Passion) and many more.
“The Four Seasons” Tracklisting (75 min length):
01. ESCAPE FROM HELL
02. THE ILLUSION OF ETERNITY
– part 1: Darkness
– part 2: Light
– part 1: Metamorphosis
– part 2: Into the Game
05. SUN OF GOD
06. IMMORTAL SOUL
08. THE AGE OF DREAMS
– part 1: The Abyss
– part 2: Canto
– part 3: Golden Number
11. THE MEANING OF LIFE
12. THE FINAL HOUR
13. GRANDE MADRE
– part 1: Skyfall
– part 2: Doomsday
– part 3: Resurrection
Watch “The Illusion of Eternity (Spring 1st mov.)” here:
The official video trailer: