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Stories From Far Away On Piano

James Heather

Stories From Far Away On Piano

Debut album from the contemporary pianist whose songs are inspired by real events

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  1. 8.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    When everything around you is getting too much; fall between the lines on the page, and drift off with this seamless soundtrack of intricate melodies
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  2. 8.0 |   The Arts Desk

    Uses the piano as a conduit through which to express a range of clearly felt moods
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  3. 8.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    Nine incredibly emotive pieces, where his early love for Debussy is evident
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  4. 7.0 |   Mixmag

    There’s a rawness to Heather’s songs that match the emotions of their subject matter
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  5. 7.0 |   Uncut

    Each bittersweet piece is rendered with tasteful simplicity, as if he's scoring a sad French film. Print edition only

  6. 7.0 |   Exclaim

    The sound is raw and plaintive, yet quietly courageous, a soundtrack for all of life's humble triumphs
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  7. 6.0 |   Mojo

    Subtle evocations that reward repeated listening. Print edition only

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