|From: Hall of the Mountain King; Year: 1987; Genre: Progressive Metal|
This instrumental is essentially used as the overture to the title track. They do their own metal rendition of parts of Gustav Holst's Mars, the Bringer of War at the beginning and finishes with the melody of Edvard Grieg's theme to In the Hall of the Mountain King from Peer Gynt.
Hear Prelude to Madness on YouTube.
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