Long renowned for offering even more concert tickets than albums, Trans-Siberian Orchestra united a 60-piece orchestra in addition chorus using the abilities of Paul O’Neill, a experienced hard rock producer. The group released its debut record, Xmas Eve as well as other Stories, just with time for the 1996 holidays; it eventually marketed three-times platinum in america. The Xmas Attic implemented in 1998, and 2 yrs afterwards the group released its first nonseasonal recording, Beethoven’s YESTERDAY EVENING. The live Dvd movie and perennial PBS donation motivation The Spirits of Xmas Eve found its way to 2001. In 2004, the group came back with its 4th album, The Shed Xmas Eve, which created its best product sales within the U.S. because the debut. Trans-Siberian Orchestra after that gathered all its Xmas recordings over the three-CD/one-DVD collection Xmas Trilogy. In ’09 2009, following a five-year hiatus, the group came back using the two-disc Evening Castle, a non-holiday-related idea record. A five-song EP, Dreams of Fireflies (On the Xmas Evening), implemented in 2012. Words in the Labyrinth, their initial full-length in five years along with a uncommon non-concept album, made an appearance in 2015, and in past due 2016 the music group cut back and up to date the Spirits of Xmas Eve live present for a UNITED STATES tour, and the initial recording noticed a first-time audio discharge. On Apr 5, 2017, Trans-Siberian Orchestra reported that creator O’Neill had passed away carrying out a chronic illness.