'The Reverie Suite' (Americana meets prog), an album where I had the privilege to play piano/organ on, has been receiving positive reviews and articles from magazines such as DPRP (9/10) in The Netherlands , Background Magazine, Neoprog France (4.5/5), Profil Prog FM Canada (8.6/10), Fireworks UK, Prog-Sphere and more, with radioplay on Progrock.com, various Progzilla shows and FM radio stations. The project was founded by guitarvirtuoso Hoyt Binder, Saskia Binder on vocals and includes former 'Seal/Andrea Bocelli' harmonicist Tollak Ollestad and 'Redemption' drummer Chris Quirarte. Mixed by engineer Smiley Sean and mastered by renowned engineer Howie Weinberg.
The classical piece 'Song of the Violin', a collaboration with Prapad Kwanpradub, was nominated at the InterContinental Music Awards in Los Angeles. Check out the nominees or listen to the piece here.
'Minnen: Ett Svunnet Hantverk' - soundtrack excerpts are up on SoundCloud. The project showcases the personal life and history of the veterans of the Swedish fur-industries.
'Momentum Figures' (Imaginations) was used in the short documentary, 'Asylum of Art', a 'Svenska Institutet' project, interviewing various Turkish artist women on life in Sweden. Financial supporters included Region Jönköpings Län.
An orchestral driven New Age piece which will be on the upcoming album.
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"...nothing short of a New Age music masterpiece!"
- BT Fasmer, New Age Music Guide -
"..filled with passion and a positive intent, and virtually guaranteed to be a huge success on its musical journey into our hearts."
- Steve Sheppard, One World Music Radio -
"... his experience and understanding of various genres of music lent him a unique capability to think beyond the horizon..."
- Vivek Kumar, New Music Alert -