Songs of Love (and Decay) (2017)
is a song-cycle by Robert van Heumen for voice and electronics performed by Evelien van den Broek
with financial support from the Performing Arts Fund NL
. A series of personal texts about love in a decaying (sound) world. Inspired by Christian Fennesz' Endless Summer and J.M. Coetzee's Summertime. Below is the first song. 'First' in multiple meanings. More to come, in time.