This is my first recordings on the piano, and today I would most certainly do a lot of things differently. This album was the first important step out on my own, and even though I have grown out of this young ‘infant’ stage of my writing, many of my listeners still love this album!
In winter 2012 I journeyed to Buenos Aires where I found the pulsing, vivacious and somewhat incongruous metropolis an ideal inspiration for my compositions.
In 14 self composed piano pieces about love, I am creating music, which is easy, but not simplistic.
Like a ‘sound poet’ (TIP-Berlin) I am interweaving classical and jazz music with tango influences.
“A remarkable expression of our times.” (Carsten Dürer, PIANONews)
Quotes From Others
Your music gives me joy of life, it touches me, and inner strings start to vibrate. It is like an invigorating breath of air that makes life more worth living and more beautiful. Listening to your music is like a place of power and makes me marvel at your creativity. Pure fascination.
When I listen to your music... it suddenly smells like curry and coriander, I feel world-weariness, nostalgia and devotion, I feel melancholy and wanderlust, I see pictures of beloved places, my heart carries a complicated kind of feelings.
Your music is my little "gas station" in the stressful everyday life. Sometimes it corresponds with my melancholy, sometimes it elicits a laugh from me. There is a lot of lightness in it for me and at the same time a pleasant depth.
With your music I like to go on journeys in my mind - be it to distant countries, be it to my own inner worlds.
Sometimes it seems to remind me of my hidden parts and to bring out long lost moments.
This sometimes feels painful, but also relieving, and very often my heart just becomes very soft, light, and free.