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Ian Moore
Nov-03-2016, 19:51
This is one of my first orchestral pieces...It is very short - only couple of minutes long. Hope you enjoy it. Link should open spotify player on a web page. Please let me know if there are any problems.

Initially, I intended to write a series of biographical ‘incidents’ outlining significant events in my life. But then, it turned into an observation about the whole concept of self-image. Many of us are familiar with the story of Narcissus. The young man who saw his own reflection in the water and fell in love with it, not realising it was merely an image. Unable to leave the beauty of his reflection, he lost his will to live. He stared at his reflection until he died. We live, perhaps, in a age of narcissism. This is one of my first completed orchestral works. It ends with a de-constructed theme from Igor Stravinsky’s ‘Rite of Spring’.

narcissistic(spotify) (https://open.spotify.com/track/74j57x6iCkkaPnfoN6cn9F)

narcissistic(googleplay) (https://play.google.com/store/music/album/Ian_Moore_Narcissistic?id=Bm3mxsbgg5h4y6ugyarol3mh kr4)

Ian Moore
Nov-06-2016, 20:43
Is there anyone out there?... Got any comments please. Is it working OK?

Ian Moore
Nov-08-2016, 20:26
Some people are having problems with the link. Let me sort it out.

Nov-10-2016, 06:16
Google link worked but not spotify which wanted me to sign up first.

Ian Moore
Nov-10-2016, 22:15
Google link worked but not spotify which wanted me to sign up first.

Thanks very much. I hope you enjoyed it.

Ian Moore
Nov-16-2016, 22:10
Anyone else out there?