Yet did it quiver under the finger-tip caress in rhythmic vibrations that became whisperings and rustlings and mutterings of sound--but of sound so different; so elusively thin that it was shimmeringly
sibilant; so mellow that it was maddening sweet, piping like an elfin horn, which last was just what Bassett decided would be like a peal from some bell of the gods reaching earthward from across space.
With his one-of-a-kind wuxia epic, Hou has conjured the year's most shimmeringly
beautiful enigma: Not just re-creating but reinhabiting a vision of ninth-century imperial China, it's the rare movie that exists both in and out of time.
In fact, a feature of the landscape at that time was the countless number of poems called "Poem"--a modest door sign which nevertheless hinted at something shimmeringly
special just inside.
It is a complex work, in which pink, blue and green vertical ribbons shimmeringly
explore the unstable nature of colour itself.
Strauss's evergreen Der Rosenkavalier Suite, which completed the evening, may have been a German interloper, but it allowed the orchestra to loosen any lingering Baroque bounds and create a sound so vivid and shimmeringly
intense it bordered (in a good way) on the distorted.
A name to grab the attention, but then again so does this shimmeringly
melodic percussion rush indie trip into some far-off soundscape.
Her first half was all-Beethoven, with the lovely little E minor Sonata, urgency moving towards gentle lyricism, and the ubiquitous Moonlight, refreshed here by Uchida's otherwordly control over shimmeringly
quiet dynamics and then a thunderous finale.
It is fragile, savage and shimmeringly
beautiful, rendered in exquisite poetry and unforgettable theatrical images.
FRANKMUSIK: Complete Me Verdict: HHHHI SOUTH Londoner Vincent Frank offers a shimmeringly
seductive selection of 80s-infused, synthdriven pop in this promising debut album.
LONDONER Vincent Frank offers up a shimmeringly
seductive selection of 80s-infused, synth-driven pop in a promising debut.