" I wanted to record an album where the space between each note was as important or even more than the actually notes themselves." Lawson states. Finally coming into his own style and voice, this is his favorite recording to date where nothing was rushed except for the compositions (the album was written in 1 day and recorded entirely the following day with the exception of 1 piece).
Solo piano with - Rubin Kodheli (cello) - Ave Maria, Falling Together James Duke (guitar) - I Wish I Knew
Opening with J.S. Bach's Prelude in C Major, The Piano, contains nine original compositions by award winning pianist Chad Lawson. From a reminiscent sound of Chopin on Nocturne in a Minor to a tender piece dedicated to Amy Winehouse.
And it seems Vampires and Zombie's L-O-V-E this CD as it has been licensed for The Walking Dead & The Vampire Diaries.
Produced by Will Ackerman of Windham Hill and Album of the Year for Whisperings Solo Piano Radio (2009), Set on a Hill embraces the solo piano style of Windham Hill while embarking on a new path of improvisation and of patience.