Jones, Trevor (b. 1949)
Use of wordless chorus to signify the religious, numinous, or supernatural.
|Merlin Casts A Spell|
[0:09:52–0:10:35] Reminds me of Weber’s “Wolf’s Glen” from Der Freischütz.
|Merlin’s Spell In Effect|
|False Love and Merlin’s Spell Consummated|
|The Boy As King|
[0:30:55–0:31:13] Shortly after Arthur draws the sword from the stone [accompanied by music from Wagner’s Siegfried (1876)] the scene suddenly breaks into chaos with Arthur chasing after Merlin.
|Perceval’s Vision of the Grail|
|Perceval’s False Calling|