A CHALLENGE OF HONOUR - Leonidas
"Leonidas" was recorded between 2005 and 2008. Using orchestral brass sounds & military drums, the band tries to get an epic dimension to his soundtrack through the ancient city of Sparta and his king Leonidas....
The city of Sparta was once one of the biggest military state within Greece, the most famous Spartan king was Leonidas. For this album, recorded between 2005 and 2008, Peter SAVELKOUL has once more returned to his sound of the "Seven Samurai" recording sessions to try to get the right atmosphere for this journey into ancient history, mixing dark & melodic ambient soundscapes with neo-classic & symphonic music samples, choirs and marching drums to give to his soundtrack an epic dimension. Expect nothing but orchestral brass compositions. Housed in digipack. 10 tracks / Total length: 57 mns.