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|2. Stjernerne Pa Gaden|
|8. Valse Du Soir|
|10. Sleep Music (Bonus Track)|
|11. Circus Sax (Bonus Track)|
|12. Intro To Act 2 (Bonus Track)|
Granted, in retrospect it sounds like they were having trouble deciding if they wanted to be Pink Floyd or the Mahavishnu Orchestra but, hey, it was the seventies man, and if a band decided to write a score for a ballet based on the erotic poetry of Jens Agust Schade, then so mote it be.
Originally, this was released with the title "Astarte" which would have made my life a whole lot easier, but has been renamed after the title of the ballet itself, and bolstered with three bonus tracks.
Musically, apart from the above, there are nods to the then flourishing Canterbury scene but with added synth, and the 49 minutes do manage to flow as a piece, as it was intended. In fact, the highlight of the album, “Sirenerne” would happily have sat on a late period Soft Machine album.
I'm not entirely sure what sparked this reissue but it was certainly worth it, especially when guitarist Claus Bohling gets his groove on.