Avantasia

AvantasiaAvantasia adalah Heavy Metal, Progressive Metal, Power Metal, Symphonic Metal, Progressive Rock band proyek Tobias Sammet (vokalis dan penulis lagu dari Edguy), yang dibentuk pada tahun 1999.

Tobias Sammet merekrut musisi-musisi metal terkenal dalam proyek Avantasia.

Lirik lagu Avantasia bertemakan tentang fantasi, agama, individualitas dan pencerahan.

Album Avantasia, “The Scarecrow”, masuk dalam daftar 20 album terlaris di seluruh Eropa, peringkat ke 8 di tangga lagu Jerman, juga terpilih sebagai “Best Rock Production 2008″ oleh Asosiasi Sound Engineers Jerman (VDT).

Album Edguy dan Avantasia telah terjual lebih dari 2,5 juta CD di seluruh dunia.

Daftar Musisi dalam Avantasia

“The Metal Opera” (Avantasia dan Into the Unknown)

  • Vokal :
  • Tobias Sammet [Edguy]
  • Michael Kiske [Helloween, Place Vendome]
  • David DeFeis [Virgin Steele]
  • Ralf Zdiarstek
  • Sharon den Adel [Within Temptation]
  • Rob Rock [Warrior]
  • Oliver Hartmann [At Vance]
  • André Matos [Angra, Shaaman, Viper]
  • Kai Hansen [Helloween, Gamma Ray]
  • Timo Tolkki
  • Bob Catley [Magnum]
  • Gitar :
  • Henjo Richter [Gamma Ray]
  • Jens Ludwig [Edguy]
  • Norman Meiritz
  • Timo Tolkki [Stratovarius]
  • Bass :
  • Markus Grosskopf [Helloween]
  • Keyboard :
  • Tobias Sammet
  • Piano :
  • Frank Tischer
  • Drum :
  • Alex Holzwarth [Rhapsody of Fire, Blind Guardian, Angra, Paradox, Sieges Even, Val'Paraiso, Dol Ammad, Brutal Godz]

“The Scarecrow”

  • Vokal :
  • Tobias Sammet
  • Roy Khan [Kamelot, Conception]
  • Jørn Lande [Masterplan, ARK]
  • Michael Kiske
  • Bob Catley
  • Amanda Somerville [Aina]
  • Alice Cooper
  • Oliver Hartmann
  • Gitar :
  • Sascha Paeth [Kamelot, Rhapsody of Fire, Luca Turilli's Dreamquest, Heavens Gate, Virgo, Redkey, Aina]
  • Henjo Richter
  • Kai Hansen
  • Rudolf Schenker [Scorpions]
  • Bass :
  • Tobias Sammet
  • Keyboard :
  • Tobias Sammet
  • Michael “Miro” Rodenburg [Kamelot, Luca Turilli, Aina, Virgo]
  • Drum :
  • Eric Singer [KISS, Black Sabbath, Alice Cooper, Stream, Drive]

“The Wicked Symphony”

  • Vokal :
  • Tobias Sammet
  • Russell Allen [Symphony X]
  • Jørn Lande
  • Michael Kiske
  • Tim “Ripper” Owens [Yngwie Malmsteen, Judas Priest, Iced Earth]
  • Klaus Meine [Scorpions]
  • André Matos
  • Bob Catley
  • Ralf Zdiarstek
  • Gitar :
  • Sascha Paeth
  • Bruce Kulick [KISS]
  • Oliver Hartmann
  • Bass :
  • Tobias Sammet
  • Orkestra :
  • Michael “Miro” Rodenberg
  • Drum :
  • Felix Bohnke [Edguy]
  • Alex Holzwarth
  • Eric Singer

“Angel Of Babylon”

  • Vokal :
  • Tobias Sammet
  • Jørn Lande
  • Russell Allen
  • Michael Kiske
  • Jon Oliva [Savatage, Jon Oliva's Pain]
  • Cloudy Yang
  • Bob Catley
  • Oliver Hartmann
  • Gitar :
  • Sascha Paeth
  • Bruce Kulick
  • Oliver Hartmann
  • Henjo Richter
  • Bass :
  • Tobias Sammet
  • Keyboard / Orkestra :
  • Jens Johansson [Stratovarius, Yngwie Malmsteen]
  • Michael “Miro” Rodenberg
  • Simon Oberender
  • Drum :
  • Felix Bohnke
  • Alex Holzwarth
  • Eric Singer

Diskografi Avantasia

  • The Metal Opera:
  • Part I : Avantasia (2000)
  • Part II : Into the Unknown (2002)
  • Lost in Space Part I [EP] 2007
  • Lost in Space Part II [EP] 2007
  • The Metal Opera: Pt 1 & 2 – Gold Edition [kompilasi] 2008
  • Lost in Space Part I & II [kompilasi] 2008
  • The Wicked Trilogy:
  • Part I : The Scarecrow (2008)
  • Part II : The Wicked Symphony (2010)
  • Part III : Angel of Babylon (2010)
  • The Flying Opera [live] (2011)

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