solo piano

Recording downloads available at Bandcamp

September 3, 2015

I now have a page at hiltonjones.bandcamp.com where it’s possible to buy tracks and albums of my music. It’s free to stream at that page as well as at my SoundCloud page. The newer music posted there is Meditations & Reflections. Also available there is my old album, Cantus, which I’ve remastered. Meditations & Reflections […]

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Score video of Jasmine

September 2, 2015

I tried my hand at a video of the score of Jasmine, tracking with the recording. The YouTube link is http://youtu.be/Dphi8YA8Hg0. Below is the embedded player.

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Concerto for Piano and Orchestra

June 22, 2015

This concerto was composed in 1994 and slightly revised in 2015. It’s for piano and small orchestra (just piano, strings, and only 4 woodwinds–no brass, no percussion). The score is still being cleaned up but will eventually be available at hiltonkeanjones.com/music.

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Score for Meditations & Reflections now available

May 19, 2015

I finally (!) got the edited score for soundcloud.com/hilton-kean-jones/sets/meditations-reflections-for-solo-piano done. It’s at hiltonkeanjones.com/scores/Meditations_and_Reflections.pdf. It’s an entire set, and if played as a set, then it should be played in score order; however, it’s not at all necessary to play them as a set. They really all stand alone as individual pieces that can be performed […]

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Salve Regina (from Roma) — 2 recordings by Robert Helps

July 28, 2014

I was fortunate to have the late Robert Helps perform one of my pieces twice: once at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in 1999 and once on Hawaii Public Radio in 2000. These are the recordings made of those two performances. He was such an amazing pianist…and wonderful friend of many. Both of Bob’s […]

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Recordings of Meditations & Reflections for solo piano — Jasmine

July 16, 2014

Thanks to the generosity of John Stephan, owner of the Springs Theater recording studio (www.springstheatre.com/home.html), I have been able to record this collection; John also edited & mastered the tracks. Here’s the SoundCloud link for the entire set: Meditations & Reflections. In this post, however, I wanted to feature the first track I received back […]

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Symphonic Waltz

October 2, 2013

Below is the Soundcloud widget for Symphonic Waltz, a short, stand-alone, “overture” of the sort every composer is told they should write for orchestra because no modern orchestra will play anything longer than 8 minutes by a living composer. So…here’s my obligatory 8 minute piece. I like it, even if the orchestra board of the […]

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