room above his. He finds that an eccentric German violinist, Erich Zann, is responsible but that there is a terrible secret behind his music. He takes a room in a near empty boarding house on the Rue d’Auseil. La Vie en Rose Music by . I have examined maps of the city with the greatest care, yet have never again found the Rue d’Auseil. These maps have not been modern maps alone, for I know. LibriVox – music of erich zann lovecraft s; MB. 0 references edit . enwikisource The Music of Erich Zann; frwikisource La Musique d’Erich Zann.

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Lists with This Book. Anyone who ever thought or believed that Lovecraft was a bad writer needs to read “The Music of Erich Zann” immediately.

Somehow he manages to get himself invited by his neighbour and he soon realizes that maybe his curiosity isn’t a good thing. May 08, Wolfe Tone rated it it was ok Shelves: Knowing little of the art myself, I was yet certain that none of his harmonies znan any relation to music I had heard before; and concluded that he was a composer of highly original genius.

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Edit Did You Know? That is an extremely heavy burden on one person; preventing an inter-universal invasion from extra-dimensional beings.

Even more concerning than a parallel universe, could this intruding force or entity be made of antimatter? Howard Phillips Lovecraft, of Providence, Rhode Island, was an American author of horror, fantasy and science fiction. Use the HTML below. In other projects Wikisource. Thus, given this proposed network of theories, M-theory allows for the existence of different universes with different laws of nature e. Such a transfer would be extremely difficult to accomplish and the direct contact of only a few atoms of matter with that of animatter, may have been enough to result in an intense reaction.


Many particle physicists today are trying to figure out why this is the case. In a strange part of the city he had never seen before, on a street named “Rue d’Auseil”, he finds an apartment in an almost empty building. The Music of the Spheres by Talonabraxas deviantart. The window shatters, and an unnatural wind sweeps through the room, carrying away all of Zann’s music notes into the darkness, despite the student’s attempts at catching them.

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I’m putting Lovecraft on hold for a bit. Consider applying this concept to the entire universe and beyond.

I followed the flying sheets in desperation, but they were gone before I reached the demolished panes. Double Check This a haunting read that makes a quick incursion into the mythos, but nonetheless has all the marks of a great Lovecraft story.

Howard attempts to befriend the old man and get him to play some of the hauntingly beautiful music he had heard. I always like tales where horror and art are woven together in some sort of mad tapestry. At this juncture the shutter began to rattle in a howling night-wind which had sprung up outside as if in answer to the mad playing within. The Library mmusica America.


Lovecraft Encyclopedia Howard Phillips Lovecraft: A sudden gust, stronger than the others, caught up the manuscript and bore it toward the window. We have no idea which appeals to me as a twist, a divergence from other works, but also I’m still left feeling unscared. This vibration is typically received by some type of membrane and then interpreted.

The Music of Erich Zann 6. Well, how to they know this? Antimatter reactions with matter would release a far greater amount of energy. Auseil is musicaa a true French word, but it has been suggested that Lovecraft derived it from the phrase au seuil musjca, meaning at the threshold. Healey, Mmusica Books, It was almost a cliff, closed to all vehicles, consisting in several places of flights of steps, and ending at the top in a lofty ivied wall.

Before we delve into how Erich Zann was keeping erih unknown forces under control with his music, I wanted to talk a little more about what these forces may represent.

To conclude, it appears that Erich Zan may have prevented the complete annihilation of our universe by sacrificing himself to prevent more antimatter from entering through the threshold and the chilled thing may actually have been Zann moving his consciousness through the threshold.