"I’ve come to stay for awhile, my wings are packed away.
Father has sent me here, to help those lead astray.
In human form I awake. But I keep my faith.
Father you didn’t warn me, just how hard all of this would be.
My body aches and…"
Art Rock, Avant-Prog, Neo-Prog, Psychedelic Rock, Symphonic Rock, New Prog, Progressive Metal, Crossover Prog
Ann Burstyn -vocals
Don Stagg - keyboards
Garry Flint - drums
Jon Casselman -bass guitar
A succession of images, thoughts, or emotions passing throught the mind during sleep, and involuntary vision occurring to a person when awake. A vision voluntarily indulged in while awake; daydream; reverie something of an unreal beauty, charm, or excellence.
Lyric song for a solo vice with orchestral accompaniment,generally expressiong intenseemotion; found in a opera, Arioso Short, aria-like passage.
Cantata: Vocal genre for solo singers, chorus and instrumentallists based on a lyric or dramatic poeic narrative.
It generally consists of several mevements including recitatives, arias and ensemble numbers.
Trust me ,you've never heard music like this in your life. It is a rare thing to come across as a music journalist, and that said, from Toronto, Canada, Dream Aria enchanted my heart with heir brilliant melding of instrumentals and operatic vcals. Ann is also a brilliant and accomplished painter inspired by the surreal beauty of the cosmos. Her artwork appears on the first cd jacket, In the Wake.
With pleasure, we presint to you, DREAM ARIA
Influences or Favorite Bands
Debussy,Ravel, Beethoven, Yes, Genesis, ELP, King Crimson, Led Zep, Deep Purple, Peter Gabriel, Abba, Beatles.
New...fresh...exciting...sensual...raw...intoxicating...stimulating...and more... Dream Aria blends progressive rock, rock, ambient, techno, goth, classical, new age, and world music to create a sound all their own. They also mix languages, vocal styles/timbres, music eras, cultures, exotic instruments to create a musical journey of sorts. Their music knows no rules or boundaries and is meant to open the mind and take you on a far away journey... Turn down the lights, sit back, close your eyes and of course TURN IT UP LOUD!
Beautiful stuff!! Thanks for accepting my Power of Prog invite! It means a lot that you might be interested in my music, too; I hope you like it! I am trying to spread it worldwide hoping it will be enjoyed indefinitely. I have no cd, but my songs are Free Downloads (256Kbps) through powerofprog.com/profile/LenRice or www.ReverbNation.com/LenRice . Share with friends!