Sedona, AZ USA
Glass of wine & candlelight music… is the best way to describe the gentle, flowing melodies of Kawai solo pianist-composer Joe Bongiorno. After abandoning his classical training as a child, Joe returned to the piano is his late 20s and discovered a wonderful channel of peace & emotional release. In Sept 2013 Joe released his latest CD Flight of a Dream. His 2010 release A Candlelight Christmas won Best Christmas and Holiday Album right here at solopiano.com . His 4th CD Mesmerized was released in Dec. 2009. Critics say \“Its gentle flow casts a magical spell that draws you in and wraps your mind in unspeakable beauty\”. Joe\‘s 2007 CD Somewhere Within received immediate acclaim and found its way onto radio playlists all over the world. It was nominated for Best Solo Piano CD of 2007 by Whisperings Solo Piano Radio & Kathy Parson\‘s Mainly Piano, as well as becoming a TOP 100 New Age Album at iTunes. All of Joe\‘s solo piano recordings are self produced at his Piano Haven Studio in Sedona, fulfilling his dream of producing world class recordings from his home, whenever the inspiration hits.