Nominated for Best Piano Album in the Zone Music Reporter Awards (ZMR Awards)

So excited!!!  Seriously - this is a big deal.  Undercurrent is nominated in the
Best Piano Album category in the Zone Music Reporter Awards (ZMR Awards).  

Read More

Finalist (Living In Awe) in Instrumental Category on 2015 IAMA International Acoustic Music Awards


Read More

Album Review of Top 20 Solo Piano by Kathy Parsons

My first review for Top 20 - Solo Piano has come in, from the fantastic

Kathy Parsons at  Thanks Kathy!!!  

Read More

Michele's Album Release Checklist

I am a solo pianist and I release my my albums about every 12-24 months.  I'm in the process of releasing my sixteenth album, and in all the years I've been doing this, I've learned a few things about what needs to be done to effectively release a solo piano album as an independent musician.  I am the queen of making lists, and over the years I've created a pretty thorough checklist of things I do to release my music.  I have many musician friends who have asked to see my list, and so here I am, posting it on my blog for all the world to see.  Obviously, this is not a master key or secret formula for album releases, but it works for me.  

Read More

My Music Is Now On Earbits!!

You can listen to me on Earbits Radio!!  Earbits is a free online radio that introduces you to fantastic independent music.  

Read More

I Am An Akademia Awards WINNER!!

Exciting news!!  I won "Best Instrumental Piano Album" AND "Best Instrumental Piano Song" and am an "Executive Top Pick" in the August 2015 Akademia Awards! A big THANKS to The Akademia Music Awards​ for the honor!  

Read More

Happy Birthday To ME!!

Guess what?  Today is my birthday.  Yep, one of my favorite days of the year.  And to celebrate, I'm giving YOU a 40% off coupon to use at my store.  I hope you enjoy!!  

Coupon Code: july40   If you're not sure what to buy, here are some of my favorites: The Space Between, Spiritual Awakening, The Life Cycle, Forsaken Irish Rain, The Music Box Angel!

Read More

2015 Hollywood Music and Media Awards

Exciting news!!  I've received TWO NOMINATIONS in the Hollywood Music and Media Awards (HMMA)!!!   Undercurrent for "Best Contemporary Classical/Instrumental Song"
    The Space Between for "Best New Age/Ambient Song"

Read More

2015 Zone Music Reporter Awards

Every year, in May, the annual Zone Music Reporter Awards (ZMR Awards) are held in New Orleans.   Zone Music Reporter is a charting site that reports the radio airplay charts for the New Age and Ambient genres.  My music falls in that category and when I get radio airplay, the broadcasters report those plays, or spins, to Zone Music Reporter.   This is the chart I posted about a couple of weeks ago where I debuted on the chart at #2 for March airplay.  You can read that blog post here.  

Read More

Album Review of Undercurrent by Breaking Down Sound

A fantastic review of Undercurrent has been posted by
Breaking Down Sound.  A huge THANK YOU to Andrew Greenhalgh!!  I am so glad you liked the album!!  

Read More