Daniele Liverani (GENIUS ROCK OPERA, former EMPTY TREMOR, KHYMERA, TWINSPIRITS, COSMICS, PRIME SUSPECT)
published its new instrumental / orchestral album concept entitled "Worlds apart" on 9/10/2019.
"Worlds apart" is his fifth instrumental album, successor to "Fantasia" (SG records 2014).
The disc is distributed via LANDR exclusively for the digital market (Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play,
Amazon music, Deezer, Tidal and many others), but an official artwork CD is also available in PDF format
for those who, after the digital purchase, would like to print a physical copy for their private collection at the following link:
The album includes 9 tracks in heavy progressive guitar oriented style, 3 orchestral pieces and a live violin performance.
In the lineup of the heavy prog part of the album we find Simon Ciccotti on drums (Ex DE LA MUERTE,
drummer for the RUSSEL ALLEN’s Metal For Autism Tour 2017, TURBOLENCE, PAREIDOLIA).
The rest of the instruments has been recorded by Daniele.
In three songs Daniele has a duet with interesting and promising exponents of the new guitar generation:
Alberto Barsi (BACKFIRE, Winner of the Guitar X-Perience 2019 competition, composers category, with the song "The Showdown";
with already a solo album released entitled "A Matter Of Priority".
Edoardo Taddei (AETERNUM, METALLARI ANIMATI, Winner of the Guitar X-Perience 2018 competition, performers category, with the song
"Perpetual Burn" by Jason Becker).
Jordan Steele (Guitarist of American origin (Alabama) who has done many collaborations already).
In the orchestral part of the album we find the Symphony No. 1 in D minor Op.7 "A Walk With the Giants", composed by Daniele
starting in 2014, divided into three movements.
The recording of this symphony was done by renowned orchestral soloists from all over the world:
Andrew Steffen (violin and viola) (Iowa / USA)
Andrew Stern (Cello) (Wisconsin / USA)
John Hall (Double Bass) (Georgia / USA)
Christy Kim (Flute) (California / USA)
Lauren Urban (Oboe, English horn) (England)
Liam Kinson (Clarinet, Bass clarinet) (Australia)
Eric Heidbreder (Bassoon) (Illinois / USA)
Robert Franken (Contrabassoon) (California / USA)
Cameron Lee Keenan (Contrabassoon) (Indiana / USA)
Marc Papeghin (Horn and trumpet) (France)
In the album there is also a live recording of caprice n.16 Op.14 for violin entitled "The Love Rose"
performed recently in Bebrene, Latvia, by the violinist Karlīna Īvāne.
This caprice is part of the collection of 30 caprices for violin entitled "Rainbow Petals" composed by Daniele in 2017.
The definitive track list of the album:
1-The Race Is On
2-Keep Your Distance
4-A Kingdom Without Thorns (First movement of Symphony No. 1 in D minor Op.7)
6-Open Sesame (Includes a drum solo by Simon Ciccotti)
7-Abnormal (In duet with Alberto Barsi)
8-Magic Encounters (Second movement of Symphony No. 1 in D minor Op.7)
10-Meatball Struggle (In duet with Jordan Steele)
11-Everything Ends (In duet with Edoardo Taddei)
12-The Love Rose (Performed by karlīna īvāne / Live recording)
13-A Walk With the Giants (Third movement of Symphony No. 1 in D minor Op.7)
Official trailer with presentation of all guests:
"Worlds apart" in digital stores:
DANIELE LIVERANI - Worlds apart - Trailer 6 (All guests)