Bruno Sanfilippo is a contemporary composer with a focus on beautiful piano music, sound sculpture and ambience. The music itself will make you cry, feel happy, sleepy, pensive and introspective as the gorgeous passages float easily through the mind/body. His albums could very well be some of the most important works in the genre and it is imperative that music fans of this style spend some quality time with his aural dreamworlds
The very first Tone Harvest Compilation is here! This album is filled with some of the talent featured on the site as well as some other rarities. The tones contained within are the best we could harvest, and the talent is incredible. You will be moved, inspired and relaxed. Enjoy the music that these composers have generously contributed and be sure to support them!
This literal sonic orchestra will sweep you off your feet, and by the time you reach “The Upper Sky” you will be filled with so much emotion that you will beg for its release, the rest of the album grants just that. And the listener floats on the relief and is lifted to a higher realm.
Fading easily into the scenic background, “Music to Disappear” by Perry Frank is the sort of album that truly can’t be categorized into a single genre or mood. The music wanders from glorious new age swells all the way to progressive rock elements and truly uplifting neo-classical arrangements with some traditional Italian flair.
An absolutely beautiful sonic haze slowly rises to reveal an earthy undercurrent of stunning tonal energy. The warm drones intertwine gracefully in the air creating a “Sky Image” which is easily visualized in the minds eye, thanks to John Daniel.
Italian composer Nino Martino’s “Colonne sonore per gli specchi”, is filled with drama and tension as the strings and light cinematic arrangements move the listener with powerful emotion. Although the music is exciting it exudes a pensive calm and inspires deep thought.
“Expanses” from The Green Kingdom gently rains down a cacophony of plucked strings enveloped by atmospheres of soothing tones and experimental sound. Tumbling from the clouds onto the surface of the earth, the music morphs into a deep rhythmic journey which inspires you to follow it’s heavy footsteps, even if the destination is unknown.
Lithea by 36 is a truly vast album that delves deep within the soul floating on soundscapes that that seem to orbit consciousness itself. The natural flow of each track truly cultivates a great listening experience and it is easy to become lost in the dreamworld, content as can be.
Deep, pulsating bass tones and seemingly infinite sweeps influence the mind and soul to drift pensively along “The Vast Colure”. The painful tinge of melancholy evokes strong emotions in the listener with music that is brutally honest.
Fading into a wonderfully warm harmonic haze, washed out by it’s own distortion and reverb, “Exiles” from contemporary ambient composer Tsone turns out to be a little known masterpiece.