This is not an official video but I absolutely love National Geographic photography anyway so I’m perfectly happy with this version. The gradual instrumental swell is one of the most joyous things I know.
Welcome to Theme Week! This week I will be featuring martinet’s choices!
All of these selections are from a mix CD I’ve been building for a while called “Motivational Speakers.” All music I find somehow inspirational or useful for getting myself moving. (Psychologically–I am not a dancer.)
Song #1: “Dream”–Forest for the Trees
I’ve always been sorry that this guy (Carl Stevenson) wasn’t better known, because the song is stunning. (Fun fact: Beck’s “Mellow Gold” album was mostly recorded in his living room.)