The VIVALDI METAL PROJECT is a symphonic-metal super-group created in 2016 by Italian keyboard player, composer and producer Mistheria (solo, Bruce Dickinson, Rob Rock, Roy Z, Artlantica), featuring rock and classical solo artists, orchestra and choir.
The Vivaldi Metal Project’s debut album The Four Seasons 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.
A cast of ten awesome arrangers joined Mistheria creating epic and memorable music: Douglas R. Docker, Francesco Dall’O’, Frank Caruso, Gabriels, Keiko Kumagai, Nicolas Waldo, Pawel Penksa, Tomas Varnagiris, Yannis Androulakakis, Zhivko Koev.
Among others, the cast furthermore 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 / Trans-Siberian Orchestra), Dirk Verbeuren (Soilwork), Atma Anur (Tony MacAlpine), Vitalij Kuprij, Mark Wood, Anna Portalupi (Tarja Turunen), Sean Tibbetts (Kamelot), Martijn Peters (Stream of Passion) and many more.
The impressive roster of artists makes this titanic group the biggest all-star project ever!