The Rite of Love And Death

from by Aaron Embry

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This is a theme from a song called Touching the Field that I wrote in tribute to Elliott Smith after he passed away. This instrumental reduction of the song was used in a Youtube upload as part of the musical score to a silent film made by writer Yukio Mishima called 'Yukoku-Patriotism'.

Recorded in 2007 at Hunters Hollow in Glassell Park, CA


from Life Ahead, released November 10, 2016
Aaron Embry - Piano, Bass Guitar, ElectroHarmonix 16 Second Delay



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Aaron Embry Seattle, Washington

I am a songwriter and instrumentalist from Los Angeles, California. During recording of Tiny Prayers and Life Ahead my family and I lived just outside of the city in a smaller town called Ojai. We have recently relocated to the Pacific Northwest to build our tiny home there and begin living off-the-grid. ... more


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