The Prayer for Love
Keyboards, Sequencers – Shmael Ben Israel | Drums – Shafatyah Ben Israel
“A PRAYER FOR LOVE” – EXAMPLE OF MELODIC AND RHYTHMIC MATERIAL WORKING IN A COMPOSITION.
This composition is composed of the following elements as derive from the hebrew word for love אהבה.
- The percussion pattern is based on the numerical values of the hebrew letters. 1 5 2 5 pattern with a rest at the end, 14 total beats before it repeats with set drums playing a 7/4 rhythm.
- The melody is derived from Psalms 119, the melodic forms of the verses with the melodic form of the hebrew word for love played 3 times afterwards.
- The tuning has not been adjusted.