The Bottom Line
- "An Ancient Muse" is very lovely music.
- This music would make very good on-ice warm-up music.
- The sounds in this album would help skaters relax off the ice before performing.
- The vocals in this album will not be appropriate for all forms of figure skating.
- Most of this music is very slow and quiet which will not work for all ice skaters.
- Artist Loreena McKennitt describes this album as "musical travel writing."
- The artist's journey takes her in search of the Celts' easternmost paths.
- Recorded at Real World Studios
- Features acclaimed musicians
- Many instruments are represented
- Seductive rhythms
- Nine songs
- Unique recordings
Guide Review - Review of "An Ancient Muse" - Music by Loreena McKennitt
There are nine songs on this album. Each song is quite unique.
This album should be a part of an elite figure skater's music collection. Adult figure skaters of all levels will enjoy skating to this music. Also, the songs on this CD would be excellent choices for interpretive and artistic figure skating events.