After over a dozen albums of meditative and restorative music, composer and Grammy nominee Michael Hoppe offers his first collaboration with noted instrumentalist and master of the harmonica Joe Powers. On Nostalgie Hoppe's evocative melodic artistry unites with the haunting tones of this unique instrument and seduces the listener with a unique and powerful vision - a vision of peace and hope expressed through the power of music.
"Nostalgie" is a shimmering new work from Grammy-nominated pianist/composer Michael Hoppe', following in the tradition of Hoppe's earlier "The Yearning," "The Poet," "Romances For Solo Piano," and "The Dreamer." If you are not familiar with those masterpieces, shame on you! All of those albums except "Romances For Solo Piano" are collaborations with Hoppe' on piano and keyboard with flutist Tim Wheater (The Yearning and The Dreamer) and cellist Martin Tillman (The Poet) that include gorgeous booklets … more