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III. Paradise Lost... Escape from Moth Island

Year of composition
2005
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
12 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
String orchestra
Instrumental parts
Not available

A man becomes trapped on a remote, vacant island, there is nothing there but to accept that he is a slave to time and its unforgiving continuation. We move with time. Time does not move with us. He thinks to himself how long will it take before the people of importance in his life forget about his exsistence on this earth…"There is no measure to the occasion that breeds; therefore the sadness is without limit". He discovers this beautiful serene area and by accident finds a band of Moths that have not been seen by Western eyes. In a desperate attempt he tries to leave the island, but is still convinced that there is nothing for him when he returns. In his mind he contemplates that this could be his Paradise Lost that he may never see again.

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