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Wolf Hoffmann - Classical Album
Wolf Hoffmann - Classical Album
Performer: Wolf Hoffmann
Title: Classical
Label: Not On Label (Wolf Hoffmann Self-released)
Country: US
Released: 1997
Style: Heavy Metal
Rating: 4.4/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 2664 mb | MP3 size: 1166 mb | WMA size: 1961 mb
Genre: Rock / Classical

Written-By – Maurice Ravel
2Pomp & Circumstance
Written-By – Edvard Grieg
3Western Sky
Written-By – Wolf Hoffmann
4Solveig's Song
Written-By – Edvard Grieg
5Blues For Elise
Written-By – Ludwig van Beethoven
6In The Hall Of The Mountain King
Written-By – Edvard Grieg
7The Moldau
Written-By – Bedřich Smetana
8Arabian Dance
Written-By – Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Written-By – Georges Bizet
Written-By – Georges Bizet
Written-By – Georges Bizet


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
VICP-60133Wolf Hoffmann = ウルフ・ホフマン Wolf Hoffmann = ウルフ・ホフマン - Classical = クラシカル ‎(CD, Album, RM)VictorVICP-60133Japan1997
DRAKKAR 046, 74321 97267 2Wolf Hoffmann Classical ‎(CD, Album, Unofficial)Drakkar Classic , BMG DRAKKAR 046, 74321 97267 2Russia2003
VICP 60133, VICP-60133Wolf Hoffmann Classical ‎(CD, Album, RM, Unofficial, min)Victor , Victor VICP 60133, VICP-60133RussiaUnknown
DRAKKAR 046, 74321 97267 2Wolf Hoffmann Classical ‎(CD, Album)Drakkar Classic, BMGDRAKKAR 046, 74321 97267 2Europe2003
VICP-60133Wolf Hoffmann Classical ‎(CD, Album, Unofficial)Victor VICP-60133RussiaUnknown


  • BassW. Anthony Joyner (tracks: 10), Mike Brignardello (tracks: 2, 3, 5, 7, 9), Peter Baltes (tracks: 11)
  • Drums, PercussionMichael Cartellone
  • GuitarWolf Hoffmann
  • Mastered ByStephen Marcussen
  • Organ [B3]Dr. Al Kooper (tracks: 7)
  • PianoLarry Hall (tracks: 11)
  • ProducerMichael Wagener


Classical themes variations.

Self released version distributed by Wolf 's personal website in early 1997

In booklet:
Mastered by Stephen Marcussen at Precision Mastering


  • Barcode: 6 57256-6600-2 3
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout: ED07421 :
  • Matrix / Runout (Mirrored): 2-1-1
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L043
  • Mould SID Code: ifpi 163F


  • Record Company – SoundShop Records
  • Recorded At – WireWorld Studio
  • Mixed At – WireWorld Studio
  • Mastered At – Precision Lacquer
  • Manufactured By – Monsterdisc


Instrumental solo album by Accepts guitarrist Wolf Hoffmann. Released in 1997. A very interesting album with Hoffmanns particular performing of free to Wolf Hoffmann Classical Prelude, In the Hall of the Mountain King and more. 11 tracks 48:57. It begins with a rendition from Georges Bizet's Carmen, Suite 1 playing the famous Fate Theme from Carmen's opera. Next is a version of Edvard Grieg's In the Hall of the Mountain King. Track 4 is Arabian Dance by Peter I. Ravel's Bolero becomes a bluesy piece. The CD's final track is a version of Edward Elgar's Pomp & Circumstance. Prelude 1:25. In the Hall of the Mountain King 3:14. Guitarist Wolf Hoffmann, formerly of the underrated German heavy metal band Accept, focused his love of classical music into a fascinating instrumental solo album, Classical. Yngwie Malmsteen is probably the only other metal guitarist who has tackled classical music in a serious way. A marriage of metal and classical, Classical includes interpretations of famous compositions by Georges Bizet, Edvard Grieg, Peter Tchaikovsky, Bedrich Smetana, Maurice Ravel, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Edward Elgar. Band Name Wolf Hoffmann. Album Name Classical. Type Album. Released date 1997. Labels RCA. Music StyleMelodic Heavy. Members owning this album13. Other productions from Wolf Hoffmann. Headbangers Symphony. Wolf Hoffmann. Classical CD, Album, Unofficial. VICP-60133. Diese Version verkaufen. DRAKKAR 046, 74321 97267 2. Wolf Hoffmann - The Moldau 4:44. Wolf Hoffmann - Blues For Elise 4:06. Wolf Hoffmann- Western Sky 4:29. aragonaise - bizet wolf hoffmann guitar cover 4:01. Zur Liste hinzufügen. AndOnefan , miru48mir. Who knew Wolf had a Classical side. Well put together. I enjoy this album, as had all who listen to it. Cruising down the road with the top down, Wolf serenading, life is good. Read more. Now in the 90's you have Wolf Hoffmann from the heavy metal band Accept. I like the way he's playing the classical tunes. Very good. Wolf Hoffmann: German guitarist, primarily known as guitarist and the last remaining original member in the German heavy metal band Accept since 1976. In 1997, he released the album Classical with rock versions of classical pieces. He contributed to Skid Row vocalist Sebastian Bach's solo album Bring 'Em Bach Alive and to a 2000 Japanese tribute to Randy Rhoads album called Randy Rhoads Tribute with Sebastian Bach on I Don't Know and with Joe Lynn Turner on Diary of a Madman. Hoffmann also contributed to Peace Breaker by Skew Siskin. Adagio in G Minor, S. Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and Hoffmann. ACCEPTs most influential lead guitarist, Wolf Hoffmann is set to release his second solo album