‘Nocturne: The Piano Album’ is a soothing collection of solo piano pieces, recorded in Vangelis’s inimitable style. There are 11 new tracks as well as brand new versions of his iconic hits including Chariots of Fire and the ‘Love Theme’ from Blade Runner. Vangelis himself records on a grand piano for the first time.
‘Nocturne’ is Vangelis’s first new album in two years and includes a host of new piano compositions inspired by night time and his long-held passion for space. Among the new tracks are such beautiful pieces as ‘Nocturnal Promenade’, which opens the album and is the first single, as well as ‘Through the Night Mist’, ‘Sweet Nostalgia’ and ‘Lonesome’.
1. Nocturnal Promenade 2. To the unknown Man from Spiral 3. Movement Nine, Mythodea from Mythodea 4. Moonlight reflections 5. Through the Night Mist 6. Early Years 7. Love Theme from Blade Runner 8. Sweet Nostalgia 9. Intermezzo 10. To a Friend 11. La Petite Fille de la Mer from Apocalpse des Animaux 12. Longing 13. Chariots of Fire from Chariots of fire 14. Unfulfilled Desire 15. Lonesome 16. 1492: Conquest of Paradise from 1492 Conquest of Paradise 17. Pour Melia