Michelle Qureshi | Illumination

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Michael Hedges Michael Nyman William Ackerman

More Artists From
United States - Indiana

Other Genres You Will Love
Classical: New Age New Age: Neo-Classical Moods: Type: Soundtrack
There are no items in your wishlist.

Illumination

by Michelle Qureshi

Mesmerizing, beautiful, and sensual music created from plucked strings and highly imaginative sounds.
Genre: Classical: New Age
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
cd in stock order now
Buy 2 or more of this title and get 10% off
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Light from Beneath the Floorboards
Share this song!
X
1:26 $0.99
2. As She Waits
Share this song!
X
3:52 $0.99
3. In the End
Share this song!
X
1:45 $0.99
4. Spring
Share this song!
X
8:18 $0.99
5. On a Velvet Night
Share this song!
X
2:09 $0.99
6. Night Dwellers At Dawn
Share this song!
X
2:51 $0.99
7. Broken
Share this song!
X
2:28 $0.99
8. The Ninth House
Share this song!
X
12:44 $0.99
9. Found Moments
Share this song!
X
5:21 $0.99
10. Certain Circumstances
Share this song!
X
3:01 $0.99
11. Tall Grasses
Share this song!
X
4:52 $0.99
12. Secrets We Keep
Share this song!
X
1:53 $0.99
13. Starry Night
Share this song!
X
5:43 $0.99
14. Remembering Heaven
Share this song!
X
7:34 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Illumination is collection of delicately layered pieces featuring primarily plucked acoustic instruments and complex ambient sounds. The resulting soundscapes are imaginative, passionate, and thoughtful journeys in time. Moments of light and dark; of deep inhalation and exhalation; of love lost then found. This is Michelle Qureshi's second release on CD Baby, following her album Of Light. Both albums present a lush, gorgeous atmosphere for meditation, relaxation, yoga, and enjoyment.
The beautiful painting featured on the cover was created by Rebecca Ruegger.
Michelle Qureshi is an accomplished composer, multi-talented musician and classically trained guitarist. Her music fuses instrumental artistry with a passion for creating unique pieces that range from simple, subtle melodies to complex, layered works. In 2010 she created Music As Metaphor, an identity that encompasses her work as an artist, composer, musician, and publisher. She is based in Carmel, Indiana, where she lives with her daughter and husband.


Reviews


to write a review

Rebecca Ruegger

Lovely new work....
this is different than what's usually offered up out there....refreshing...listen to the track 'Found Moments'...

Vasilis Kapralos

Another magic work by Michelle!!!
Michelle Qureshi is not a usual musician.
She has the gift.
And I know it very well because I'm a musician myself and I know...
And i have bought all of her albums, because i wanted to discover all her secret gems!!!
So not only I highly recommend this one, but in fact her entire catalogue!!!
I will let you discover her rest albums by yourself...
Talking about this one, "Illumination", is a very peaceful work...close your eyes and let yourself travel far away to exotic places with the power of this music...
Classical guitars, strings, sounds that are hiding behind the woods...
Turn off the lights, light a few candles, hug the one you love and listen to this music...
Thank you Michelle for all your artistry and magic...