ALBUM OVER THE OLYMPUS
OUT 2017, DEC 29TH
LABEL DIAMONDS PROD
OUR RATING 84/100
“Over the Olympus” Concerto for Synthesizer and Orchestra in D Minor Op. 1 is the first Concert in the world for Synth and Orchestra, a mix of Classical music and Rock-Opera. The concept is centered on the Olympus Mountain on a journey from the valley that precedes it, populated by immortal Gods, titans and giants fighting bloody battles and arriving at the magical castle, home of the Gods placed at the highest point of the mountain ... what's
Gabriels was educated by his father since an early age at the piano studies.
Along with his Classical studies, Gabriels starts his career as Rock and Metal keyboardist listing various studio and live collaborations. Gabriels, under his name, has released two singles, an EP and three albums distribuited by SG Records: ”The enchanted wood ” (Electronic Music), ”Call me” (Rock), ”The legend of Prince” (Rock Opera).
Other studio works include Gabriels & Alex: ”Non dirmi addio” (Italian Pop), DenieD: ”Seven Stars” (Power Metal), Metaphysics: “Beyond the Nightfall” (Progressive Metal), Platens: “Out of the world” (AOR). He has collaborated with a Metal web-zine (www.metallizzed.it) that is also involved in classical music, writing reviews, and articles. Gabriels is work also as producer at his own studio and school of music “Soundimension Records” located in Milazzo (Italy).
On 2013 he releases the album “Prophecy” (Indipendence Records), a rock-opera dedicated to September 11 victims with Mark Boals on vocals and now in February 7 will be released his new album with so many big names as guests and intitolated “Fist of the seven stars Act1”!!!
Also in June will be released the album “Vivaldi Metal Project” produced by Mistheria and Alberto Rigoni and has within it many internationally renowned artists from around the world, a huge project that Gabriels as Arranger and keyboardist.
1)Tempe Valley (Andante)
2)By the Giant’s eyes (Moderato)
3)Titans versus Giants (Andante con moto)
4)Through White Clouds (Moderato)
5)The Magical Castle (Adagio)
6)Gods (Allegretto con fuoco)
8) Thunderbolts (Moderato) special guest: Mistheria 9)Over the Olympus (Maestoso) special guest: Styx Synthmonster
10) Over the Olympus (Maestoso) (feat. Styx Synthmonster) bonus track
Strings Orchestra directed by Yusaku Yamada
Violins 1: Ayaka Suzuki Airi Tanaka Daysuke Watanabe Emi Inoue
Violins 2: Goro Hayashi Akemi Nakano Kyoko Otonashi Hitomi Miura Junko Nakagawa Violas:
Osamu Okamoto Noriku Sakamoto Aimi Ishii Cellos: Akane Maeda Chira Abe Emi Kimura Hanako Inoue Basses: Izumi Yamamoto Kaori Watanabe Iroshi Shiba Yusaku Godai
Hyo Shimizu Timpani:
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