I was very impressed since the opening track of this EP album.
I think that the composer caught very well the spirit of Jarre's ZooLook and merged well many of those iconic sounds with orchestral ones inside his own sound.
A must to have for fans of that classic work! :)
Created during the 2020/21 pandemic, ETHNOGENESIS sources and samples from over 30 languages, building an experimental and multilingual soundscape, lead by solo Violin, Opera, and the uplifting power of Symphony Orchestra.
The Ethnogenesis suite is part of the forthcoming album “SAVE THE EARTH”.
"For the distant peoples we shall bless / and the hushed murmurs of a world’s distress / but let our fears be still / and turn us to the future."
Words taken from the poem “Ethnogenesis “
by Henry Timrod, 1861
Composer Mirai & vocalist Bronwen Stephens splice layers of Synths & Opera, re-animating the machine world of electronic
music. They have written soundtracks for Japanese video games & the national media, with music pressed to 250,000+ units while performing over 80 live events worldwide, including gigs with Susumu Hirasawa, Christopher Currell (ex-Michael Jackson Band) & Japan's Morley Robertson....more
A culmination of 2 years work brings you his experimental electro collage, bringing a youthful new outlook to this genre, while bridging the gap between contemporary electronica and old school Berlin Intelligentsia