Legendary Tales is the first album by Rhapsody, released in 1997. It marks the beginning of the Emerald Sword Saga.
All songs written by Luca Turilli & Alex Staropoli,
All lyrics and Algalord's Concept written by Luca Turilli,
All classical interludes composed by Luca Turilli & Alex Staropoli,
All lyrics written by Luca Turilli, all music composed by Luca Turilli and Alex Staropoli.
"Ira Tenax" ("Tenacious Rage")
"Warrior of Ice"
"Rage of the Winter"
"Forest of Unicorns"
"Flames of Revenge"
"Land of Immortals"
"Echoes of Tragedy"
"Lord of the Thunder"
Fabio Lione - vocals,
Luca Turilli - guitars,
Alex Staropoli - keyboards,
Daniele Carbonera - drums,
Sascha Paeth - bass, acoustic guitars, mandolin,
Robert Hunecke - bass,
Manuel Staropoli - baroque recorder,
Thomas Rettke, Cinzia Rizzo - backing vocals,
Thomas Rettke, Robert Hunecke, Miro, Wofgang Herbst, Rick Rizzo, Fabio Lione, Luca Turilli, Alex Staropoli, Cinzia Rizzo, Tatiana Bloch - Choir of Immortals,
Anne Schnyder - lead violin,
Anne Schnyder & Helia Davis - violins,
Oliver Kopf - viola,
Paul F. Boehnke - cello,
Andre Neygenfind - contra bass,
Produced by Sascha Paeth and Miro,
Engineered and mixed by Sascha Paeth and Miro at Gate-Studio in Wolfsburg, Germany.,
Cover art and logo design: Eric Philippe,
Photography: Karsten Koch, Hannover