We all know and love (for the most part) the popular classics…
But there are tons of phenomenal contemporary pieces that are right up there.
I’ve compiled a showcase of 16 beautiful contemporary piano solos by 16 different artists–
uplifting, melancholic, blithe, a mix of beautiful piano music.
I’d hesitate to label these works further than ‘contemporary’.
After all, what’s in a name?
There is an entire world of music out there that you probably haven’t seen half of.
Videos are embedded below with sheet music links if available.
Melodie – Grieg
At The Ivy Gate – Brian Crain
In Flight – Michael Harrison
Rocket To The Moon – Jim Brickman
Comptine d’un autre été – Yann Tiersen
Barcarolle – Alkan
Oceans – Rob Costlow
Far and Away – Philip Wesley
John Adams – China Gates
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River Flows in You – Yiruma
Nocturne No. 2 – John Field
Tango – Albeniz-Godowsky
Hope Springs – Roy Todd
I Giorni – Ludovico Einaudi
Winter Walk – David Nevue
Back To Life – Allevi
Also, here are 6 Grand and Beautiful Piano Solos.