by Machiko and Paul Christopher Musgrave,
piano and keyboards,
with string orchestra accompaniment.
Lavender by Machiko and Paul Christopher Musgrave is a CD filled with relaxing music for piano and string orchestra.
Sparkling piano melodies accompanied by a satin-smooth symphonic string ensemble make Lavender a uniquely peaceful and refreshing listening experience.
This is a fully packaged, high quality CDR. As a made-to-order item,
it is not returnable unless defective or shipped in error.
"It's a beautiful CD!" John Beaudin, QMFM, Vancouver, BC
"My listeners loved Lavender!" Susan Mullis, WWUH, Hartford, CT
"Absolutely smooth! Quality music like Paul Christopher's is rare." John Pemble, KTPR, Fort Dodge IA
"Lavender is … as fresh as the breeze on a hyacinth-covered open field, yet as elegant as a candlelight dinner for two high above Park Avenue. It is as comforting as thoughts of love, yet subtle as unspoken words." Margaret McCoy, Virginia Pathways Newspaper.
"Outstanding!" Eric Moon, WLKA, Rochester, NY
"We hope you continue to produce such fine music!" Andrea Springer, KHCC, Hutchinson, KS
For many years, Lavender was played on radio stations in the USA, Canada, Japan, and Europe.
More Lavender Reviews
Virginia Pathways: Lavender Review
Lifedance Music Guide: Lavender Review
CD Review Magazine: Lavender Review
Napra Trade Journal: Lavender Review
AdLib Magazine: Lavender Review
Domani Magazine: Lavender Review
Fili Magazine: Lavender Review
Kateigaho: Magazine Lavender Review
Lavender is also available on
iTunes and on
Lavender Track List
- Autumn Field
- Riverside Drive
- Emerald Lake
- The 20-piece string orchestra: Members of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and the CBC Vancouver Orchestra.
- Solo viola: Andrew Brown
- Acoustic bass: Rene Worst
- Saxophone: Ian Putz on Arizona
Eight of Lavender's tracks were composed by Machiko Yamane.
The other 4 were written by Paul Christopher Musgrave
who also arranged the music for string orchestra, solo viola, and saxophone.