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On The Origin Of Flight



The flying » by Anchise Picchi)

i remember, once, i couldn't walk

sure, i could move by myself

but i couldn't walk

perhaps, i didn't feel the need to

possibly, i was happy crawling on hands and knees

yet, i could see

and from what i…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 19, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Architects Of Progress



Newton » by William Blake)

it was a path, a road, a way forward

it was not just any other day

yet, in a sense, it could have been

had it been the unusual sunshine

the melodies of the birds

or something in the air

lures…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 18, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Portrait : Everyday Was The Same



Glass of Beer and Playing Cards » by Juan Gris)



everyday was the same

but she wouldn't notice

oblivious to the game

that had become practice



well, many times she had

but she couldn't stand it

it always felt so bad

better to deny it



rising up as…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 16, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Introversion & Intervention (The Chrome Lake parts 1 & 2)



introvert-study » by Robert___T)



« The Chrome Lake » is the core middle part of the « Entering The Stream » trilogy. Lasting a little over 12 minutes, the composition depicts an episode of intense soul-searching, and…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 14, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Understanding



Detail of a poster for the International Hygiene Exhibition 1911 in Dresden » by Franz von Stuck)



« Understanding » is the third segue in the series that I have written…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 12, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Upward (The Idler part 3)



Effect of Butterfly » by Anastasiya Markovich)



The third part of « The Idler » is entitled « Upward. »

The idea behind the movement is quite simple : once the necessity of evolution has been recognized and accepted, there’s only one way…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 11, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Flow (The Dam part 7)



Between the waves » by Ivan Aivazovsky)



The seventh chapter of « The Dam » is entitled « Flow » and presents the situation once the obstacle has been overcome, the dam has been levelled, and the test…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 9, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Sooner Or Later (revisited - with poetry)



Multiac Nylon » by poligraf)



« Sooner Or Later » does not comes from Poligraf's catalogue as such. Rather, it is a piece for solo guitar that I intend to publish on an album of about…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 7, 2012 at 8:56pm — No Comments

Immersion (The Dam part 5)



Underwater World » by Felipe Skroski)





In the storyline of « The Dam, » once the obstacle is recognized and the necessity of the conquest accepted, the protagonist must transform to become what they feel they must…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 6, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Vigilance



Lebenslauf » by Adi Holzer)





« Vigilance » is the second of a series of short segues that I have composed in order to combine already existing pieces into one larger, continuous whole.



Each of the segues highlights a…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 5, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Chronoscope (The Idler part 2)



Mainspring on a Sea-Gull ST16 movement » by Hustvedt)



« Chronoscope » is the second movement of « The Idler. » In the storyline of the suite, this section is a reflection on the passage of time that culminates when the protagonist realizes the repetitiveness of…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 4, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

River (The Dam part 2)



Moonlight Night on the Volga river » by Vladimir Ivanovich Ovchinnikov)



The second part of « The Dam » is entitled « River » and expounds the original situation, before the obstacle is recognized and dealt…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on July 2, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Source (The Dam part 1)



Source de la Moselle à Bussang » by Didier Misson)



« The Dam » is a 22-minute long suite in 8 movements that uses the metaphor of water flowing from source to ocean to illustrate the process that we affectionately refer to as…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 30, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Purposefulness



Dance Of Fire » by SarThePhotographer)



« Purposefulness » is the first of a series of short segues that I have put together in the hopes of joining existing compositions into one continuous piece of music.

In order to preserve the surprise, I won't disclose the…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 28, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

In The Taste Of The Day (The Idler part 1)



(detail from one of my old kindergarten paintings)

The Idler was born of a combination of concepts discovered while exploring various domains of knowledge during the second half of the 1990s and the beginning of the 2000s.

« The idler who does not arise when it is time to arise, who is full of sloth though young and strong, who is…
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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 27, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

Dam (The Dam part 4)



Painting of the Zola dam near Aix-en-Provence in France » by Paul Cézanne)



The fourth movement of « The Dam » is entitled simply « Dam. » In the storyline, this is when the obstacle is recognized and the…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 25, 2012 at 11:19am — No Comments

Outgrow



Morpho emerging from its chrysalis » by Thomas Bresson)



That which you can't abide

Embrace as if a friend

Once you two have allied

No thing will make you bend



That which you can't escape

Welcome as a teacher

You will never espouse

More talented…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 24, 2012 at 6:31pm — 2 Comments

In The Vortex (revisited - with poetry)



Scylla by William Pye » by mira66)







« In The Vortex » is an energetic instrumental put together while toying with ideas leftover from « Informaëlstrom » and « Leftoverturned. »…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 23, 2012 at 3:12pm — No Comments

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