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Michael Atherton

Michael Atherton
Born: Jan 1, 1950
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Genre: Classical
Biography: A classically-trained professor of music at the University of Western Sydney, Michael Atherton is best known for his heavily-textural compositions. While his debut album, "Windshift", released in 1994 featured the atmospheric sounds of his pan pipes and pan flute, his most ambitious undertaking was an ...Read full biography
Ankh: The Sound of Ancient Egypt
Released: 1998
Label: Celestial Harmonies
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The concept for this album came when composer/multi-instrumentalist Michael Atherton was commissioned to produce a creative reconstruction of ancient Egyptian music for an exhibition at the Australian ...Read full review
Abundance
Released: 2001
Label: Kuck Kuck
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When you get right down to it, there are really only two types of music lovers: those who seek only the immediate gratification of a steady beat and a catchy hook, and those who see music as a journey ...Read full review
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