I'm very pleased to announce the release of my new
album 'Thy Delightful Shade', featuring ten songs inspired by
I've started this project in 2009, and it took quite
a while to
finish it. Four singles were released
in 2013/2014, but at the time there were no
plans to release an album.
However, after releasing 'Sonnets by Susan Evance',
I wanted to continue
on the path of setting
poetry to music. Finishing 'Thy
Shade' seemed a logical step forward.
The four original singles are included on the album, they have been
expanded, remixed and remastered. Five other tracks, which I
developing since 2009, were added, including the recent single 'Ode
To Pity'. And,
recently, I couldn't resist setting
poem by Susan Evance to music: 'The
The album features many beautiful sounds:
the counter tenor at
the end of 'Ode To Pity',
the redbreast from our garden on (of
'The Redbreast' (also featuring ethereal
woman's voices). Apart
from that, several
arrangements are rather orchestral.
I've also made five full length videos, they can be
found on the 'videos' pages.
I hope you'll enjoy this album! I think it's my best work so far.
Apart from watching the videos, you can listen to song excerpts on the 'player
& shop' page.