The Listening Room (Piano Day 2019)

 photo by Arūnas Naujokas on Unsplash This special edition of The Listening Room features the Soundcloud selections playlist compiled from the many wonderful tracks uploaded for Piano Day 2019. You can also find recommended piano recordings released earlier this year by Hauschka, Adrian Lane, Bruno Sanfilippo, Julien Marchal, Bruno Bavota, Tom Blankenberg, and Lullatone as well as Piano Day releases…

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Travelogue: On the 88th Day (Piano Day 2016)

March 28th, 2016 – the 88th day of the year – marks the second annual Piano Day declared by Nils Frahm. Piano Day is an annual worldwide celebration founded by a group of like-minded people around Berlin based composer Nils Frahm. In the same tradition as it’s inaugural launch in 2015, Piano Day takes place…

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Travelogue Week 2015-13: Day of the Piano

This week’s travelogue is focused exclusively on Piano Day (March 29) and piano centered music. Piano Day Not many people can just up and declare their own holiday, but composer Nils Frahm has done exactly that with Piano Day and it is getting a very warm reception.  What is it all about? “At the end of…

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