I’m absolutely FLOORED and SO HONORED by this gorgeous review of Wandering Soul that just came in from international music writer Steve Sheppard over at One World Music Radio. Just about every new age solo piano album released comes across his desk for review, so I am especially overwhelmed by his enthusiastic, effusive writing about Wandering Soul! I’ve included the text of the entire review below, but to give you a sense, here are some tidbits:

“…she produces some of the most empowered and also tender passages you’re likely to hear.”

“…a truly delightful and thought provoking journey…”

“…One must truly applaud her rather wonderful style of being able to create such wonderful visuals within the mind’s eye…”

“I keep coming across favourites [tracks] and this is another, totally sublime in all ways.”

“I must say I loved every second of this release, now many will know I get many solo piano albums across my desk, but this is a real bar raiser, Wandering Soul is a quality album that I feel will reach the heart and minds of all who listen.

In my opinion this rates in the top 5 of my favourite solo piano offerings over the last couple of years, each track is crafted in the most professional way, to bring us the eager listener a truly marvellous and empowering experience, and as such is completely recommended.”

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I’m pleased-as-can-be with my first-ever industry review from Kathy Parsons over at MainlyPiano.com! She wrote such *beautiful* things about Wandering Soul.

 

Here are some of my favorite snippets:

 

“Her playing has the grace and expression of a true artist with the refinement and confidence of a well-trained musician – a very powerful combination! …I can very easily imagine Rachel LaFond becoming one of my favorite artists!”

 

That’s quite a statement coming from Kathy. If you take a look at her website, you’ll see she’s reviewed hundreds of New Age solo piano albums! She even chose Wandering Soul as one of “Kathy’s Picks”, which means she especially recommends it to those reading her reviews. I’m over-the-moon and almost a little overwhelmed by this gorgeous review , thank you so much Kathy!

 

I’ve copied Kathy’s review below, or you can find the original at http://mainlypiano.com/reviews/rachel-lafond-wandering-soul

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