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If On a Winter's Night

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Sting takes a detour from his hearty rock and pop performances for a collection of reflective seasonal music with a twist. He eschews well-known carols and instead explores chilled, almost monastic soundscapes that conjure images of glistening, frosty nights and magical snow-covered moors. Sting’s alluring and cindery vocals are often modified into a layered choral style (“Gabriel’s Message”), whilst the album’s elegant instrumentation varies from simple picked guitar to percussion-led minimalism (“Cold Song”). Throughout, his breathy, intimate delivery lends emotional gravitas to these graceful portraits.

Customer Reviews

un voyage dans le temps, un vrai plaisir

Sting, est ici vraiment bon, il reprend des musiques d'un autre temps et nous les fait partager grâce à son art. Merci à lui.

If On a Winter's Night

A daring attempt from Sting to bring an album to warm the mood around the fire on a fall or winter day. One should not dream to find the classical Sting, but judge the album for the mood it is trying to create. I consider it an album that is worthwhile having in the favorite list for those special occasions.

Où va Sting ?

J'adore Sting, mais là, à part quelques morceaux, je ne le suis plus dans sa voie musicale.


Born: 02 October 1951 in Wallsend, England

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

After disbanding the Police at the peak of their popularity in 1984, Sting quickly established himself as a viable solo artist, one obsessed with expanding the boundaries of pop music. Sting incorporated heavy elements of jazz, classical, and worldbeat into his music, writing lyrics that were literate and self-consciously meaningful, and he was never afraid to emphasize this fact in the press. For such unabashed ambition, he was equally loved and reviled, with supporters believing that he was at...
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