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Instead of Heaven

Instead of Heaven by Tobin Mueller
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Tobin Mueller

Label: ArtsForge
Released: 2021
Duration: 00:45:00
Views: 69

Track Listing

Apollo's Lyre; Daedalus' Gift of Wings; Selene, Eye of the Night; Morpheus, Prelude to Emancipation; Instead of Heaven; Reflections of Narcissus; Odysseus' Homecoming; The Symmetry of Eros and Psyche; Sisyphus Cheating Death; Orpheus' Backward Glance.


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Tobin Mueller: composer and pianist

Album Description

"Instead of Heaven" is a collection of original solo piano meditations. The pieces are arranged as an instrumental song cycle, creating a musical journey using Greek myths as inspiration. The music is fluid and modal, melding Romanticism, Impressionism, post- bop Jazz and New Age. Mueller freely takes from many genres, folding them into his own unique style. "Breathtaking" - George W. Harris, Jazz Weekly. "Inventive, sensual, flowing with contemplative ease" - Stereobangers. "Never predictable, always takes us new and someplace surprising" - Kathy Parson, Mainly Piano


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