Unlike the typical New Age piano that saturates the scene, these recordings are nuanced and thoughtful without being overly dramatic. They draw on a wide range of musical ideas from jazz, blues, classical music and even traditional Japanese music.
If you're more interested in Joanna Newsom than Enya, more into John Fahey than George Winston, then this is an album for you!
This collection of instrumental pieces is dedicated to the memory of the woodlands in Upstate New York where she spent her childhood.
It was recorded at home with left essentially unproduced, with the exception of "Judgement Day," which features arrangements for guitar harmonics and harp.
Raised in a musical family, Lindsay Kaplan began writing music on piano at around 7 or 8 years old. She learned to read classical music but very early on discovered an instinct for improvisation and composition.