Updated: Jun 16, 2022
'Royal Overture' official video released
"The search for someone or something makes our life a labyrinth of hearts and a crossroads of dreams. Without this path, our existence would be a sad passage without colors, devoid of feelings. The union of a common and shared goal makes us immortal, driven by the fire of passion. We all aspire to make our life a "royal overture" to the palace of desires…"
"EpiClassica" was released on 22/2/2022 by Mistheria Productions, it’s available for streaming/downloading on all major music platforms and as physical version (CD/Vinyl) at https://www.vivaldimetalproject.com/shop
:: SONG CREDITS
Composed and arranged by Rossano Capriotti
Vocals: Elina Siirala
Lead Violin: Abigail Stahlschmidt
Strings: Zagrebački salonski ansambl
Contrabass: Nicola Angileri
Percussions: Tony Liotta
Orchestra written and arranged by Rossano Capriotti.
Choir written and arranged by Rossano Capriotti.
Mastered by Ivan Moni Bidin & Mistheria.
Produced by Mistheria.
:: VIDEO CREDITS
Video director: Angelica Artemisia Pedatella.
Concept: Angelica Artemisia Pedatella & Mistheria.
Video maker: Lorenzo Cardamone.
Editors: Angelica Artemisia Pedatella & Lorenzo Cardamone.
Post-production: Lorenzo Cardamone.
Color grading: Sebastiano Basile.
Makeup artist: Silvana Esposito.
Historical-archaeological consultancy and location manager: Dario Godano.
Location supervision: Greta Trecate.
Photographer: Lorenzo Cardamone.
Production company: Compagnia Teatrale BA17
Booking & Management: Nine Lives Entertainment
Press Agency: InfinityHeavy press office
"EpiClassica" features a larger cast of world-class musicians than ever before and, as on the previous album "The Four Seasons", all songs include vocalists, band, orchestra and choir, as well as a featured cast of internationally-recognized metal and classical artists, among them such sensations as Mike Portnoy, Rob Rock, Jeff Scott Soto, Mike Terrana, Roy Z (B. Dickinson), Mark Boals, Dirk Verbeuren (Megadeth), Anders Johansson (Manowar), Michele Guaitoli (Visions of Atlantis/Temperance), Rolf Pilve (Stratovarius), Steve Di Giorgio (Testament), Zaher Zorgati (Myrath), Emma Zoldan / Nils Courbaron (Sirenia), Coen Janssen (Epica), Jennifer Batten, Joe Stump (Alcatrazz), Nick Z Marino (Y. Malmsteen), Chris Caffery (Savatage), Mark Cross (ex-Firewind/Scorpions), Joel Hoekstra (Whitesnake), Andreas Kisser (Sepultura), Elina Siirala (Leaves' Eyes), Zoe Marie Federoff / Gerit Lamm (Catalyst Crime), Alessandro Del Vecchio (Jorn, Revolution Saints), Aeva Maurelle (Xandria), Fabio D’Amore (Serenity), Melissa Ferlaak (Plague of Stars), Philip Bynoe (S. Vai), Kelly Simonz, Matt Bissonette (E. John/J. Satriani), Giacomo Voli / Roberto De Micheli (Rhapsody of Fire), Felipe Andreoli (Angra), Marco Sfogli (J. Labrie), Andreas Passmark (Royal Hunt), Marcelo Moreira (Z. Stevens), Bob Katsionis (Firewind), Henrik Klingenberg (Sonata Arctica), Milan Polak, and many more!