The Descent

by Shane Morris & [Q]



"The Descent" - Shane Morris and [Q]

This is the first studio collaboration by US-based Shane Morris and UK-based [Q]. Music mostly created with Native Instruments Absynth and FM8. Charles Darwin's "The Descent", read by Mary Ballard-Johansson, is scattered throughout the track which defines the philosophical background of the nearly 30 minute long form piece.

Run time 27:29


released June 4, 2015

Music created and composed by Shane Morris and [Q].
All mixing, arrangement, and processing by [Q]. Album design by Shane Morris.

Photo: Charles Darwin [Public Domain]

Voice Recording: Source:

Text: The Descent of Man Part 1, by Charles Darwin, Chapter 7, On the Races of Man, Part 1 [Public Domain]

Spoken Word: Mary Ballard-Johansson [Public Domain]

Originally released at Treetrunk Records 2011

All material by Shane Morris and [Q] Copyright © 2011 released under a Creative Commons license for free non-commercial use under certain conditions. BY/NC/ND




Shane Morris Fayetteville, Arkansas

Dark & Tribal Ambient, Experimental Electronic music using acoustic, analog, and digital instruments.

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