Ludovico Einaudi is a renowned Italian pianist and composer. Ballaké Sissoko is an Afrikan Kora player (A kora being a 21-string harp-lute of West-African origin). In 2005, they joined efforts to create the album Diario Mali. Their music is dialogue between two cultures, two different worlds. It incorporates traces of renaissance music, African music, Blues and Caraibic music.
Born in Hollywood, California, Brian has been composing music as long as he can remember. Family members tell him that when he was very young he began whistling nearly all the time. When someone would ask what he was whistling, Brian would usually answer something like, "I don't know. I just made it up."
One of the most in demand female composers of film and television. An internationally signed artist too, Helen Jane Long’s debut album Porcelain is an expressive, inspiring and evocative collection of original compositions which cross the worlds of classical, chill out, and filmic music. She has just returned from sell out shows in the US.
Rob Costlow is a contemporary pianist from the United States. He has been playing piano all his life starting with lessons at age 5. He currently has three solo albums as well as one remix EP and one remix album collaboration with allMeadow. His work can be described as vivid and emotional melodic piano pieces.
Born 1986 in the suburban Icelandic town of Mosfellsbær, a few kilometers outside of Reykjavík, composer/performer Ólafur Arnalds has always enjoyed pushing boundaries with both his studio work and live-shows.
A self-taught pianist from the age of 7, Dustin O'Halloran's personal histories give us some clue to the thickly-woven tapestries of his music: he has lived in LA (where he studied art at Santa Monica College and formed the much-adored Devics with Sara Lov), Italy (in the depths of rural Emilia Romagna) and Berlin.
Carly Comando is a Brooklyn based musician and composer. In her own words: "I write all of my music off the top of my head but I couldn't transcribe it if I tried. I am classically trained but I cheated my way through piano lessons because I have perfect pitch and play by ear."