|Grand Ideas was years in the making. I did not want to rush it. I can't explain why, call it intuitionof whatever . I just felt the music needed ample time to gestate and mature ...
Then there is the piano on which I recorded the music. My parents bought it when I was 11 and it has inspired me all my life. I truly believe it is inhabibted by living spirits that leap out when I play it.
Full Moon Music is a meshing of influences and moods, more like animated suspension...This most recent one, more classical in nature, is more interesting..
John Ephland - Downbeat