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Rush Classical Tribute

Wednesday, October 24th 2012 11:45

Steve Rothery and Adrian Smith make guest appearances

The music of Rush is getting a classical makeover in a new recording by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, with guest appearances by Marillon guitarist Steve Rothery and Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith. 

The album is a compilation of some of the most popular Rush songs, including the 2112 Overture, which you can listen to here. 

RPO Plays The Music of Rush was recorded in Abbey Road Studios, under the baton of award-winning composer Richard Harvey. It features over 60 instrumentalists and 30 vocalists. The RPO collaborated with Deep Purple in 1969, when they recorded Jon Lord's Concerto for Group and Orchestra. 

Tracklist

01. 2112 Overture
02. The Spirit Of Radio
03. Tom Sawyer
04. Red Barchetta (featuring Adrian Smith)
05. Subdivisions
06. Fly By Night
07. Closer To The Heart
08. Limelight
09. Working Man (featuring Steve Rothery)



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