Composed by Phil Unseld
Performed by Phil Unseld, piano solo
‘Aprèslumière’ is inspired by J. S. Bach’s Chorals. Being more than only harmonic synthesis, these chorals are potential gates to another – divine – world. The musical language is built on the emotional and spiritual content of the harmonies. The progressing movement is ritual. Time is sacral.
Track from the Suite ‘SI-KÉA-ÔN’
SI-KÉA-ÔN is the story of the battle between two magicians – one male and the other female. Both were born in a place where everyone is born magician, but these two are the only ones who remember it, and therefore they maintain their powers. They use them to fight each other, although they forgot long ago the reason why. They simply continue. In the final battle, one is mortally wounded by the other and while facing the irreversibility of death they suddenly remember it all: they are twins…
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