Orfeas
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Description

Judge’s third Songstory is a retelling of the ancient myth of Orpheus; a remarkable story told with remarkable music, performed by seven separate ensembles, each playing an entirely different kind of music.

Orfeas is a retelling of the ancient myth of Orpheus, the magical musician who travels to the Land of the Dead in search of the lost Eurydice. (But tonight he is playing the Wembley Arena…)

They Say:-

…”An incredible and original piece of Art!”…“A unique masterpiece”…”Orfeas is brilliant!”…
…”Just fantastic! I love it!!!“…”The disc is unique, well done, literate & funny.”…“A real piece of Art”
…”Orfeas, the inventiveness and musicianship of which is quite mouth-watering“…”It is superb!”…
…”Demanding but beautiful”…”Judge, you are a genius. A F##king genius!“…”Sounds magnificent”…
…”A very fascinating experience“…”It looks and sounds amazing”…”Just fantastic! I love it!!!“…

Samples

01. Don’t Look Back

02. Tear Him Asunder

03. The Crab Nebula

04. Seven Yard Promenade

05. Interview – Two

Orfeas features:
John ‘Fury’ Ellis, David Jackson, & Lene Lovich
and the following cast of performers:
Gigi Cavalli Cocchi, René van Commenée, Dorie Jackson, David Minnick, Ben Nation
Ricardo Odriozola, Marco Olivotto, ‘Black Path’, Bert Santilly, David Shaw-Parker
& Judge Smith.

Orfeas is performed by seven separate ensembles, playing entirely different kinds of music,
including Rock Band, String Sextet, Mediterranean Guitar, Classic Trance and Death Metal.

Orfeas is a remarkable story told with remarkable music. Orfeas is a movie for your ears.

 

Orfeas in tunnel

The CD has 34 Tracks and a running time of 77’42”

Tracklist

Act One - Hamartia - Ἁμαρτία

The Mask 1 : The Bard – One 1’55”
2 : Rundown Rudi 4’13”
3 : Soliloquy – One 0’46”
4 : Seven Yard Promenade 3’33”
5 : Interview – One 3’28”
6 : Orphic Lullaby 4’01”
7 : Soliloquy – Two 0’51”
8 : Wolfman George 3’14”
9 : Soliloquy – Three 1’25”

Act Two - Anagnorisis - Ἀναγνώρισις

The Mask 10 : The Bard – Two 1’41”
11 : Soliloquy – Four 1’43”
12 : In-Flight Movie – One 3’11”
13 : Orfeas and Eurydice – One 2’59”
14 : In-Flight Movie – Two 0’58”
15 : In Hell – One 0’18”
16 : Carpet of Bones 4’31”
17 : In Hell – Two 0’41”
18 : In-Flight Movie – Three 0’52”
19 : Orfeas and Eurydice – Two 1’53”
20 : The Crab Nebula 1’47”
21 : Orfeas and Eurydice – Three 1’11”
22 : Orfeas’ Audition 4’49”
23 : Don’t Look Back 2’42”
24 : In-Flight Movie – Four 1’16”

Act Three - Peripeteia - Περιπέτεια

The Mask 25 : Interview – Two 4’11”
26 : Fishin’ in the Styx 3’28”
27 : Soliloquy – Five 0’49”
28 : Don’t Deafen Me, Persephone 4’28”
29 : The Bard – Three 1’18”
30 : Soliloquy – Six 0’48”
31 : Catastrophe in Czecho 1’32”
32 : An Announcement 0’43”
33 : Tear Him Asunder 4’07”
34 : The Bard – Four 2’17”
TOTAL 77’42”

Reviews

Read Reviews of Orfeas.

Composer’s Blog

Read Judge’s Blog about Orfeas.

Gallery

Take a look at the Orfeas Gallery.

Interviews

Interview about ‘Orfeas’ on www.skylight.gr

Interview Podcast about Orfeas on Gonzo (Distribution company) April 2012

Promo Video

Additional information

Type

CD

Publisher

Masters of Art

Year

2011