Amethystium – Treasure

August 24, 2009

Amethystium is the solo project of Norwegian composer Øystein Ramfjord. Besides having the most Norwegian name in all of Norway, he writes gorgeous atmospheric chilled-out/ambient electronica/worldbeat music ala Enigma, Delerium and Deep Forest.

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Edvard Grieg – Aase’s Death

July 30, 2009

Today’s MSMOTD Edvard Grieg – Aase’s Death (from “Peer Gynt” – buy this song) I haven’t done any Classical music yet, so this seems like a good place to start.  Grieg was a Norwegian “Romantic” composer who lived from 1843 until 1907.  He trained in Germany and became very famous, with Tchaikovsky praising his music’s [...]

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