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[Song Discussion] A Kind of Dream (Choral Fantasy)
« on: November 06, 2015, 08:30:25 PM »
(Reviewed by Darkling Nocturnal on The High Lonely Hills).

This is the coral version of Bright Eyes. A real extraordinary and exciting interpretation of the main theme. Rather calm in the middle part, the song raises into an amazing finale. The choirs are evocative of the movie 2001: A Spece Odyssey. And who intently watched the third season realizes, that the song can be heard during the finale of the series, when Woundwort was taken with his army by the Black Rabbit of Inlé.

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14 – A Kind of Dream (Choral Fantasy) : Another song not used in the series, this is a choral rendition of Bright Eyes. Despite impressive vocal ability and range by all the men and women of the choir, this is not one of my favorite tracks. If this is supposed to represent a heavenly choir, then the impression is good since Bright Eyes is a song of death. However, I do not find myself listening to this performance of the song for some reason. The original soundtrack CD rendition by Garfunkel is the best rendition of sadness and lost hope, in my opinion.
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[Song Discussion] A Kind of Dream (Choral Fantasy)
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2016, 06:22:16 PM »
No discussion about this song :pipkin-oh

I think, it's one of the most interesting songs on the soundtrack. I really like the choral version of the Bright Eyes song. It also has some great suspense moments (It is not for nothing that the song can be heard during the series finale).


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[Song Discussion] A Kind of Dream (Choral Fantasy)
« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2016, 07:57:03 PM »
Great song, it's basically a decomposition of Bright Eyes. I think it might have been too spooky for the TV series, but it's a brilliant listen.
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[Song Discussion] A Kind of Dream (Choral Fantasy)
« Reply #3 on: January 17, 2016, 08:54:49 PM »
If I'm not totally wrong, this song was played during the finale of the series (when the Black Rabbit appears).


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[Song Discussion] A Kind of Dream (Choral Fantasy)
« Reply #4 on: January 18, 2016, 04:05:46 AM »
Quote from: Darkling Nocturnal on Jan 17 2016, 03:54:49 PM
If I'm not totally wrong, this song was played during the finale of the series (when the Black Rabbit appears).
Yes, it's used when the vortex in the sky open up. I mean it isn't used anywhere else, and nowhere in its entirety.
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