Welcome to the official website of "The Amnis Initiative".
Amnis, in Latin: "Broad, deep flowing, rapid water; stream, torrent, river; ocean; liquid; current."
The Amnis Initiative: Instrumental music for a new era. Sit down, close your eyes, and flow with the music.
The Amnis Initiative's new album has just been released and is now available on the world's major digital music outlets, including iTunes, Google Play and Amazon.com, for downloading or streaming.
Twelve engaging tracks of melodic electronic music explore what happens when a group of people has been forced to make a new beginning in a world that is entirely new to them.
Download: amnismusic AM 81906
Advance release (bandcamp): April 5, 2014
Official release (iTunes, Amazon, Google Play): April 9, 2014
With many more to follow soon...
1. Out of the Darkness 4:04 2. Emergence 5:53 3. Rediscovery of the Cosmos 5:40 4. Velocity 4:44 5. The Innocent 3:32 6. Misty Plains 7:32 7. One Special Night 3:29 8. Tales of a Past World 7:40 9. Déjà Vu 6:13 10. Crisis 5:07 11. The First Day 6:41 12. Epilogue 2:43
Enjoy excerpts of each track on YouTube.
The Amnis Initiative
Composed, performed and produced by D. F. Lodewijks.
Recorded between February 2013 and March 2014 at the Track 14 Studio in The Netherlands.
Instruments: Roland, Korg, Yamaha, Teisco, Lexicon.
Waterfall sounds recorded at the Haselbach fall in Uderns, Zillertal, Austria.
Art direction / design by Lime Mixed Media.
Photography: D. F. Lodewijks.
Special thanks to Yvonne, Sufian, Bart, Cherry and Robert.
(c) 2014 Lime Mixed media
(p) 2014 D.F. Lodewijks