This Bitter Earth / On The Nature of Daylight

Max Richter’s piece “On the Nature of Daylight” is hauntingly beautiful by itself, but when, in the closing titles of Shutter Island, it’s combined with Dinah Washington’s “This Bitter Earth,” it takes on tremendous new dimensions:

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3 thoughts on “This Bitter Earth / On The Nature of Daylight

  1. Hadn’t heard either piece, but I really enjoyed the ending credits so I couldn’t help but purchase the whole album just to get the song! It’s very soothing.

  2. Absolutely a beautiful and melodic song with inspirational lyrics blended with musical audio. A combination that only a genius of music can create. A soul searing melody.

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