The Autumn Leaves

by Michael John Hall

Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Nat King Cole was one of many greats who made this song a "standard." Solo piano recording Michael John Hall brings an ethereal calm and haunting aura o the song, like autumn leaves on a cold, foggy day.
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The "Autumn Leaves is another gentle and soft cover featuring the soft and echoing solo piano of Michael John Hall. Following his "Midnight Whispers: Songs in the Key of Sleep," this single and many others continue to bring ease to the listener's heart. The CD cover art features the watercolor work of artist Mary Carroll Moore. "The Light of God on Ordinary Things" is a perfect match for this classic autumn song.

Lucky

by Michael John Hall

Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
This is a soft and slow cover of the wonderful and joyous Jason Mraz and Colbie Caillat duet. This one is dedicated by recording artist Michael John Hall to his sister, Dr. Nancy Hall Cagen, who has been a "best friend" through good times and bad.
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Every song by solo piano recording artist Michael John Hall is meant to bring peace and ease to the listener. This single is no exception. "Lucky," by Jason Mraz and Colbie Caillat is a song of gratitude and played much more slowly than the original.

Goodnight My Love (Pleasant Dreams, HRM)

by Michael John Hall

Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Another gown up lullaby featuring the tender solo piano of Michael John Hall. This cover of the 1956 classic is dedicated to his beloved, and to those who need a good night's sleep and sweet dreams. This single follows Hall's "Midnight Whispers"
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Every one of Michael John Hall's alums can bring peace and calm . . . and maybe even sleep. This gown up lullaby sngle follow's Hall's popular CD, "Midnight Whispers: Songs in the Key of Sleep" which is now featured on Pandora. Michael John Hall used to go to bed in the early 1960's listening to the original of this 1956 classic. He dedicates this single, along with Midnight Whispers, to his beloved, and to all those who need …
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Variations On Pachelbel's Canon in D (2014)

by Michael John Hall

Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
This soft and slow free-form version of Pachelbel's (sometimes spelled Pachabel) Canon in D is the perfect wedding song. "I am surrounded by love" wrote one fan. Hall's style brings peace, rest, ease.
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Hall's 2009 "Variations on Pachabel's Canon" from his "Dashing Through the Snow" CD is on of the top sellers of that cong on iTunes. This 2014 recording is free-form and tender and could be THE perfect wedding song. The soft, solo piano of Michael John Hall has touched and brought peace to millions around the world. Whether in holiday or Christmas classics like his "Variations on Pachelbel's Canon in D" (2009 and this 2104 recordings) or rock classics like "…
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Auld Lang Syne

by Michael John Hall

Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Auld Lang Syne, but only Slow. Soft. Simple. Relaxing. Even this classic "New Years's Eve" celebration song is played so quietly by Michael John Hall that you can enjoy a peaceful New Year's Eve.
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Peaceful New Year's Eve? Yes. Gentle New Years's Eve? Yes. Michael John Hall's "soft, solo piano" songs are known for how they bring peace and calm to a frenetic world. "Your music healed me." "My children go to sleep to your music every night." Hall's music sometimes brings tears, and even deep rest and sleep. "It is Hall's unique, God-inspired playing that brings out and enhances the spaciousness of the piano."

Frosty the Snowman

by Michael John Hall

Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
Released 2014
Michael John Hall Music
This is a soft and sweet Frosty the Snowman one you can play for your children when they are going to sleep, along with Michael John Hall's equally soft single, "Carol of the Bells" and all the songs from his award-winning "Dashing Through the Snow" CD.
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The soft, solo piano of Michael John Hall has touched and brought peace to millions around the world. Whether in holiday or Christmas classics like his "Variations on Pachelbel's Canon in D" (2009 and this 2104 recordings) or rock classics like "We are the Champions" or "Ground Control to Major Tom," Hall's loving touch lets listeners rest and exhale. His holiday album, "Dashing Through the Snow" won "Best Piano Christmas CD of 2010" and his cover of Bowie's "…
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Carol of the Bells

by Michael John Hall

Released 2014
Michael Jon Hall Music
Released 2014
Michael Jon Hall Music
This soft slow, almost sacred piano of Michael John Hall brings a fresh voice to this variation of Carol of the Bells. Put it on softly and press the "repeat" button for the sweetest ambient holiday sound!
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The soft, solo piano of Michael John Hall has touched and brought peace to millions around the world. Whether in holiday or Christmas classics like his "Variations on Pachelbel's Canon in D" (2009 and this 2104 recordings) or rock classics like "We are the Champions" or "Ground Control to Major Tom," Hall's loving touch lets listeners rest and exhale. His holiday album, "Dashing Through the Snow" won "Best Piano Christmas CD of 2010" and his cover of Bowie's "…
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Midnight Whispers: Songs in the Key of Sleep

by Michael John Hall

Released 2014
Released 2014
This is as soft as it gets. Close your eyes. Listen gently. Breathe, then sleep soundly to these classic and original songs on this soothing, sleepy piano. For bedtime - children or grownups, for meditation, body work. Peace and space in every song.
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People call his playing "exquisite," "unreal." Could you imagine meditating or getting body work to rock classics like Freddie Mercury's great "We are the Champions" or David Bowie's intense Space Oddity, or "Ground Control to Major Tom"? Could you drift off to slow, spacious versions of "Time to Say Goodbye" and Gershwin's "I Loves you Porgy" so tender your heart comes to peace? Imagine the softer-yet piano of Michael John Hall. And doze off to …
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Danny Boy

by Michael John Hall

Released 2012
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Released 2012
Michaeljohnhallmusic.com
Michael John Hall plays solo piano as softly as anyone we've heard. His tender touch brings listeners to tears, or to deep peace. His 5 albums include "Higher Places," "Dashing Through the Snow," and "Soft & Sacred, Michael John Hall Plays the Beatles."
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Of Michael John Hall's musical style, someone wrote, "Its so good to see that someone actually feels what they play. You can tell there is emotion the guy puts into this. There is a lot of great technical skilled pianists, but its all worth nothing if there's no spirit in it. Love Hall's music!"
Michael John Hall's soft solo piano has been enjoyed and brought peaceful, contemplative moments to people in every corner of the …
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Michael John Hall Live in the Land of Enchantment

by Michael John Hall

Released 2012
Michaeljohnhallmusic.com
Released 2012
Michaeljohnhallmusic.com
Hall's 4th solo piano CD. Hall always plays peacefully, but in this CD he brings his tender piano solos and also sings several sweet, child-like songs, sure to touch your heart.
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Lower the lights, put your headphones on, and let this music carry you away to the Heart of Life. In this fourth solo piano CD, recorded live in December, 2011 at The Source in Albuquerque and at the La Tienda Performance Space in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Michael John Hall continues to bring us his deeply heart-felt improvisations of snags we all know and love. But Hall ventured out in this album and innocently sang his …
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Soft and Sacred, Vol. I Michael John Hall Plays the Beatles

by Michael John Hall

Released 2010
Michael John Hall Music
Released 2010
Michael John Hall Music
Cover songs of classic Beatles hits played on solo piano with a soft and sacred touch.
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Michael Hall plays every song with a "soft and sacred' touch. For this album, he takes many of the softer Beatles songs - and some not so soft - and brings out the inner depth of each piece. This is Hall's third album. His first, "Higher Places" include David Bowie's "Space Oddity: Ground Control to Major Tom" and has been downloaded worldwide. His second, "Dashing Through the Snow," is another example of how Hall can …
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Dashing Through The Snow

by Michael Hall

Released 2009
Michael John Hall
Released 2009
Michael John Hall
This is the sweetest, softest holiday CD ever. Light the candles. SIt by the fire. Michael Hall has a unique, heartfelt and moving style. His audience feels his love for the music in every ethereal, joyous note.
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"Dashing Through the Snow" is THE holiday album for 2009.

"Destined to become a Christmas Classic!"

"Makes me smile and cry at the same time!"

"Wow ...goose bumps. This hit me deep in my core. Amazing!"

" It will be such a relaxing, soothing winter with this album around."

I just listened again to your CD. You play so lyrically, so consistently "inside" the music. The melody is in you and you in the melody. Very pristine …
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Higher Places

by Michael Hall

Released 2008
Released 2008
Soft, heartfelt jazz music that touches heart and Soul
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Michael Hall has been playing the piano since he was five. His playing is imbued with a tenderness and love rarely heard. Hall currently lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico where he gives solo concerts in addition to playing in a local assisted living facility.

You can also watch and listen to the 12 songs from my "Way Over the Rainbow" performance on YouTube.com. Just go to YouTube and search for "ngoldenheart" and you will …
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