Re: Conlang song in Swedish Eurovision Song Contest trials
|From:||Sally Caves <scaves@...>|
|Date:||Monday, February 21, 2005, 5:09|
----- Original Message -----
From: "Steg Belsky" <draqonfayir@...>
Sally uarly krespr:
>> I wish I could hear it. Is it on a CD?
> Just go to www.urbantrad.com .
> Pick a language.
> When the page loads up, there should be a "Media Playlist" off on the
> right side of the screen. You can play the songs there by clicking on
> the little play symbol.
> I think i'll do that myself now ;) !
It's absolutely gorgeous! Thanks, Steg!! No wonder it won second place.
It's more concisely structured than Dubois's songs (her languages seem
extemporized along with the melodies... which may be an illusion) but what a
lovely melody, with some wonderful accidentals.
> -Stephen (Steg)
> "Enthrone your pasts:
> this done, fire and old blood
> will find you again:
> better hearts' breaking
> than worlds'."
> "Dethrone the past:
> this done, day comes up new
> though empty-hearted:
> O the long silence,
> my son!"
> ~ from _the romulan way_ by diane duane & peter morwood