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Son of the Storm

by Stephen Melillo & Son of the Storm Studio Cast 2016

Released 2016
Released 2016
Son of the Storm is a 2-hour contemporary opera set in the style of a 1940s Radio Broadcast, the event transpiring in 2 different time periods, in Germany and starring characters created by Mary Shelley 200 years ago this summer of 2016.
Via links provided in the Bio and elsewhere, please visit stormworld for your accompanying Digital Libretti and artwork. We hope that you will enjoy this dramatic Journey set in the style of a 1940s Radio Broadcast on 2 CDs, but also intended for live staging. Godspeed! Stephen Melillo

SON of the STORM Cast & Crew includes:

The Creature, Matt Branic
Victor, Adelmo Guidarelli
Elizabeth, Megan Pachecano
Rabble Rouser, Michael Ashby
William at 11, Karlene Grinberg
Theologian, Joshua Kohl
Scientist/Burgermeister, Eric McKeever
Military Man, Daniel Klein
Blind Man, Steven Fredericks
Daughter, Kacey Cardin
Son, Matthew Murphy
Announcer, Raymond Jones

The TRITONUS Chorus, Germany, Conducted by Klaus Brecht

Co-Producers, Adelmo Guidarelli, Amber L. Spradlin, Ric Schnupp
Technical Adviso, Curt DeMott
Continuity, Andrew Pencola
Artist, Irene Krauß
Foley, Peter Solomon Gross
Recording, Ric Schnupp, Hunter Berk
Recorded at Soundtrack New York

Music, Lyrics & Texts by
IGNA 1990-2016
All Rights Reserved. Produced by STORM®ecords

In 2016, Stephen’s 4th Symphony was nominated for the Pulitzer and Nemmers Prize in Music. Winner of three 2009 Telly & Ava Awards for his 2005 Visualized Concert: THAT WE MIGHT LIVE, Stephen’s concert-version was also nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in Music. His 15 feature film scores include the Oscar-nominated 12:01PM, and most recently, The UNWILLING. An ASCAP Concert Awards recipient each year since 1992, Stephen's more than 1140 works include 4 symphonies, several concerti and over 33-hours of Music for Ensembles of the 3rd Millennium™. With 28 CDs and 6 books on iTunes, and simply by word-of-mouth, Stephen’s pioneering, self-publishing entity known as STORMWORKS has gone from 0 to many thousands of worldwide renderings since 1992.

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