The Cloud of Forgetting is a cloud of bliss: it is a forgetting of both past and future, as we are drawn into an eternal now that secludes us from worry.
Ἀρέθουσα’s playlist, featuring Agitated Radio Pilot, Andrew Weathers, Dreyt Nien, Dronny Darko & Apollonius, Festa de Iemanjá, Helena Windgale, Mount Shrine, The Mystery of the Bulgarian Voices feat. Lisa Gerrard, and valyri.
The Sea of Potentials is an ode to the unknown, and to embracing the unknown as it lurks just beyond the border of our perception.
This album has the power to calm me, the way precious few things have in this tumultuous period of my life. It transports me to its own world, but more importantly, it manages to channel some of its serenity back into our world, which is more valuable still.
Ἀρέθουσα’s playlist, featuring Baltic Voices, Estampie, The Hilliard Ensemble, Khampagar Monastery Ritual Orchestra, and Montserrat Figueras & La Capella Reial de Catalunya & Jordi Savall.
Ἀρέθουσα’s playlist, featuring Anders Brørby, Andrew Weathers, Hespèrion XXI & Jordi Savall, James Murray, Munir Bashir, Rabih Abou-Khalil, Rapoon, and Sangam.
Ἀρέθουσα has been Elysian Dreaming again. Setting out into the deep night, passing through the landscapes of the mind, finding solace.
I was planning on calling this a fragile album, but it is anything but. This is because when we acknowledge and display our vulnerabilities, we have already conquered them in part, and are less fragile as a result.
Ἀρέθουσα’s playlist, featuring Alan Lomax, Anouar Brahem, Atrium Carceri, [ D A T A B U R S T ], Dead Melodies, Hantasi, Ian Hawgood, The Rubies, and Sun Through Eyelids.