Dutch classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen will release his new album of original work on October 3rd. Thomas is best known for his arrangements of famous rock, metal and pop songs for classical solo guitar. The new full-length album, "Divide & Unite", will contain 11 original compositions. The songs clearly display Thomas' classical background, as well as his influences of flamenco, rock and metal.
"Divide & Unite" is now available for pre-orders at www.ThomasZwijsen.com. Scroll down or click 'read more' to check out the official video for the track “Fireflies”
Anyone who pre-orders the album on CD will receive some cool extras:
- A signed copy of Divide & Unite
- Their name in the CD booklet
- A digital download of the album on the release date.
- And a bonus EP containing 4 arrangements (of metal songs) for classical guitar
3 Tango on the Edge Of The World
4 Low Tide Lands
6 Samba Do Holandês
7 Ramses The Great
10 Siren On The Rocks
Track listing Bonus EP:
1 Speed Of Light - Iron Maiden
2 Ram it Down – Judas Priest
3 Rock and Roll All Night - KISS
You decide what the fourth track will be.
When pre-ordering the album, you can vote which track Thomas will rearrange.
The track with the most votes will be on the EP
You can also pre-order a digital download of Divide & Unite.
This will be sent to you on the release date along with a digital download of the EP.
The following musicians share their talent with Thomas on this album;
Anne Bakker - Violin
Rosie Taekema - Cello
Ingrid Pontes - Vocals/Choirs
Nathanael Taekema - Drums/co-composer
Ben Woods - Flamenco guitar
Raoul Soentken - Percussion