Recordings Begin, Pre-Sales/Crowdfunding Campaign Announced

The all-metal-stars VIVALDI METAL PROJECT involves 70+ world-famous musicians from all around the globe such as Rick Wakeman (YES), Michael Lepond (SymphonyX), Chris Caffery (Trans-Siberian Orchestra/Savatage), Fabio Lione (Rhapsody of Fire/Angra), Rob Rock (Impellitteri), Dani Loeble (Helloween), Marco Sfogli (J. LaBrie), Andreas Passmark (Royal Hunt), Steve Di Giorgio (Testament), Atma Anur (T. MacAlpine/G. Howe), Tommy Denander […]

Recording sessions completed!

We’re very to announce that the recording sessions are completed! To date, it has been a 30-month long, fantastic and exciting journey that involved 133 solo artists, 126 members of orchestra and choirs, 15 arrangers, 4 lyricists, 4 conductors, many recording studios, sound engineers, and collaborators. Here’s the official count of our artists and ensembles: […]

Release date announced!

JULY 22nd 2016! … this is our most sy\m/phonic day ever!! We’re very thrilled to announce that the long-awaited Vivaldi Metal Project album “The Four Seasons” will be released on July 22nd 2016, by Pride&Joy Music. You can pre-order the album here: http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/vivaldi-metal/exclusives Here few more details about the album release in all its available […]

Official Trailer #2

Thanking you for following us and to celebrate the track-list just announced, here’s the new official trailer which features audio from the very latest mixing version. We hope that you’ll enjoy it! The “Vivaldi Metal Project” is a music creation born from an idea conceived and developed by Italian keyboard player, composer and producer MISTHERIA. […]

Track-list announced

We’re happy to announce the official track-list of the album, including full credits. 01. ESCAPE FROM HELL music and arrangement: Mistheria / lyrics and vocal melodies: Rob Rock 02. THE ILLUSION OF ETERNITY Spring #1 – Allegro arrangement: Douglas R. Docker music: Vivaldi – Douglas R. Docker / lyrics: Douglas R. Docker 03. VITA Spring […]

Michael Angelo Batio (guitar)

Michael Angelo Batio is one of the most renowned and acclaimed guitar players worldwide. Batio’s supreme and unique playing style, technique, feeling and absolute mastery led him to the Olympus of the greatest guitarists of all time! Voted n.1 Shredder of all time (Guitar One Magazine) and one of the Top 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists […]

Nitza Oremort (vocals)

Nitza Oremort is a Mexican metal/operatic soprano vocalist and lead singer of the renowned symphonic-rock band Nostra Morte. Her first public performances at the age of 15 singing the famous aria “Der hölle rache” by Mozart. In addition to opera singing Nitza has worked in musical genres such as gospel, alternative pop, traditional Mexican music […]

Choir recordings completed!

All the Choir parts on the album have been recorded and sound epic! Our vocal-force: – Academic Choir ‘A. Manolov’ (Bulgaria) conducted by Darena Popova – Chamber Choir ‘I. Filipovic’ (Croatia) conducted by Goran Jerkovic – ‘Rock Academy’ Choir (Croatia) conducted by Maja Jakolis Huge thanks to the conductors and all the amazing singers for […]

Aurelia Macovei (violin)

Aurelia Macovei is a Moldavian classical violinist who studied with the students of David Oistrakh school and moved to Italy where she graduated in the Conservatory of Music “D. Cimarosa”. International performer, Aurelia plays with in the “Italian Chamber Orchestra” under the direction of legendary Maestro Salvatore Accardo. Aurelia has Dacian origins and comes from […]

Maja Jakolis (choir conductor)

Maja Jakolis is a professional soprano singer and voice teacher from Croatia, also choir conductor with several shows and musicals directed and head of singing department at ‘Rock Akademija’ music school in Zagreb (Croatia). Maja started singing at age of 8 when she recorded a solo for international children festival’s hymn in Sibenik (Croatia). At […]

Rock Academy Choir (Zagreb, Croatia)

“Rock Academy Choir”, conducted by soprano singer and voice teacher Maja Jakoliš, is formed by singing students of the “Rock Akademija” music school (Zagreb, Croatia). Soprano: Ema Puček, Ema Slany, Ivana Bojanić, Maja Jakoliš, Vanja Jelača – Alto: Antonela Đinđić, Karla Krmpotić, Karla Rakamarić, Nika Adamović, Tanja Pongrac – Tenor: Josip Kolić, Rok Juričić – Bass: […]

Julie Bélanger Roy (viola, vocals)

Julie Bélanger Roy is a French-Canadian contralto “with an incredible range of vocals, Roy is also a high-skilled violinist and violist” (Metalholic). Also, she’s front-woman in metal bands “Märchenbilder” and “Gone in April”. Native of Montreal, Qc, Canada, violinist/violist/singer Julie Bélanger Roy is renown for her versatility. Julie completed a Bachelor Degree in Viola Performance […]

David Akesson (vocals)

David Akesson is a Swedish metal vocalist with a degree in classical singing from the Academy of Music and the lead singer in the French power prog symphonic metal band Qantice. Also, earlier he has contributed vocals for Moonlight Agony, Citadellion and live vocals for Celestial Decay. David works part time at an upper secondary […]

Jenny Oaks Baker (violin)

America’s Violinist, Jenny Oaks Baker is a Grammy Nominated, Billboard No. 1 performer and recording artist. She received her Master of Music degree from the renowned Juilliard School in New York City and her Bachelor’s Degree in violin performance from the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. She has performed as a soloist at Carnegie […]

Goran Jerković (choir conductor)

Goran Jerković – music educator and manager – is the founder, conductor and artistic director of the Chamber Choir “Ivan Filipovic” (Zagreb, Croatia). He graduated on Zagreb Music Academy in 1993 (B.A. in Theory of music) and improved his knowledge at Summer Academy of Choral Conducting at Wernigerode (Germany) with Prof. Jerry Jordan D.A. (USA) […]

Chamber CHOIR ‘Ivan Filipović’ (Croatia)

The Chamber Choir “Ivan Filipović“, a highly acclaimed choral ensemble founded in 1998 in Zagreb (Croatia) by its conductor Goran Jerković, is considered to be one of the most successful a-cappella ensembles in Croatia . Soprano: Hana Hanas, Lucija Jerković, Madlena Ćurić, Margareta Golenić, Martina Matić, Sonja Bartolić, Tajana Pavičević, Tihana Jokić, Valentina Antolić – […]

Brittney Slayes (vocals)

Brittney Slayes is the lead vocalist and founding member of Canadian heavy metal band Unleash The Archers. Though her background is classical, Brittney approaches the band with a more traditional metal vocal, and utilizes her four octave range to provide dynamics within the band’s sound. Brittney discovered her voice when she was five years old […]

Marko First (violin)

Marko First is a Croatian violinist, arranger, composer, multi instrumentalist with several collaborations  in different music styles from theater to television, from pop to classical. Marko First was born in Zagreb, Croatia. He gained his first musical education in Music School “Blagoje Bersa” in Zagreb, taking the violin course, from 1990 to 1999. Soon after […]

Claire-Lyse von Dach (vocals)

Claire-Lyse von Dach is a lyrical soprano singer from Switzerland. She performs in classical, metal, and pop/rock genres. Claire-Lyse is also a composer and performer and is currently working on a « piano-voice-cello » solo project. She’s actually studying at the conservatory of Lausanne too. From 2008 to 2014, Claire-Lyse was the frontwoman of a […]

Scheppel (violin)

Scheppel is a violinist which fuses classical, celtic, hard rock and dubstep seamlessly together to create a varied yet unique ‘Scheppel’ sound, stretching the boundaries and sound of violin playing to new horizons and in the process establishing himself as one of the pioneers of this new era in string playing and rock music as […]