The title is more than just the name of another album. In this case, it refers to a specific object of sacred significance that has been passed down from one generation to another, finally making its way into vocalist Lia Scallon’s possession and present during the recording of this unique CD.
So the Luminous Pearl is also the muse for Scallon’s unique brand
of vocal artistry, which is as focused and heartfelt as ever. Scallon’s
alternately soft-spoken and direct, driven vocal nuances both command your
attention and set your mind at ease. The subtle instrumentation supporting
Scallon’s voice contributes to the serene and tranquil atmosphere of the
The album is more special than most in its packaging and design,
which is abundant and luxurious. The packaging consists of a digipak with a big
booklet, all featuring a deep blue color scheme that is as luminescent as the
pearl of the title.
Those who appreciate unique vocal artistry and subtle new age sounds
will enjoy this CD.