Max Richter’s ‘Sleep’ and the ecstasy of live music

My fight against Sleep was always going to be lost, and for a few hours between 3 and 5am I drift off. I’m woken as dawn sunlight creeps above the horizon, turning the black water of the harbour to grey before diffusing through the harbour fog. The strings begin to rise, and over the final hour we’re treated to a slow-burn euphoric crescendo.

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Unsettled Weather

Since 2001, British label Night Time Stories have been releasing the Late Night Tales series. Ecclectic selections of music curated by your favourite artists, aimed at late-night listening.

Here’s another attempt to replicate that mood.

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Clair de Lune

Since 2001, British label Night Time Stories have been releasing the Late Night Tales series. Ecclectic selections of music curated by your favourite artists, aimed at late-night listening.

Here’s another attempt to replicate that mood.

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Late Night Tales

Since 2001, British label Night Time Stories have been releasing the Late Night Tales series. Ecclectic selections of music curated by your favourite artists, aimed at late-night listening.

Here’s my attempt to do the same.

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