Music Inspired By Daoist Thought & Other Philosophies
Rivers & Seas inspired by a text in the Dao De Jing. Hear it on-site: Listen/Buy.
Video version on YouTube (https://youtu.be/nzoxVyDft-0).
Door of Many Mysteries inspired by a text in the Dao De Jing along the lines of 'The Dao that can be expressed is not the everlasting Dao.' This music for soprano and two horns performed by Wendy Dixon, Michael Hug Dixon, Lisa Wynne-Allen.
Can be heard on Spotify (https://open.spotify.com/track/1hLttsE2T3pO6ziv5XYA6T?si=45bc1d736dfa4b70), Apple Music (https://music.apple.com/au/album/door-many-mysteries-feat-wendy-dixon-lisa-wynne-allen/1545741509), Amazon Music (https://music.amazon.com.au/albums/B08R23K7L8?trackAsin=B08R22C99H&ref=dm_sh_f0c3-f28a-cf48-049d-355ae) and other streaming platforms..
Epictetus The Elder: a musical telling of his life story and the phrase, 'Your Will is always within your power.' For flute, violin, horn, cello and played by Janine Grantham, Rachel Westwood, Michael Hugh Dixon, Matthew Farrell.
Can be heard on Spotify (https://open.spotify.com/track/5nwLCTp5lqKsRuglLmZLFp?si=42188135858c45c8), Apple Music (https://music.apple.com/au/album/epictetus-the-elder-single/1544655899), Amazon Music (https://music.amazon.com.au/albums/B08QH25SVV?trackAsin=B08QGXBFWX&ref=dm_sh_fc35-ec73-2aec-f2f6-149ff) and other streaming platforms.
Epictetus The Younger: a shorter musical telling of his life story and the phrase, 'Your Will is always within your power.' For trumpet & piano and played by Byron Westbury, Ray Avard.
Can be heard on Spotify (https://open.spotify.com/track/7LOGtAkcdVYtdislBWabAU?si=9d506ab6cde34c39), Apple Music (https://music.apple.com/au/album/epictetus-the-younger-single/1468370959), Amazon music (https://music.amazon.com.au/albums/B07SZB1633?trackAsin=B07T3J42W7&ref=dm_sh_b113-951b-51fa-c4a7-99b4c) and other streaming platforms.