December Peace CD
Winner - 2009 Best Holiday Album -ZMR Music Awards
Stanton Lanier's arranging composing for December Peace was done with heart to offer peace and rest for your holiday season through a distinctive collection of traditional and original piano melodies. The album also features the beautiful work of Jill Haley on English horn, Eugene Friesen on cello, Jeff Oster on flugel horn and Noah Wilding with angelic vocals. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), one of Lanier's all-time favorite composers, once said, "The aim and final end of all music should be none other than the glory of God and the refreshment of the soul." In tribute to him, the album opens with Bach's timeless melody, "Jesus, Joy of Man's Desiring".
Traditional and original piano melodies offering peace and rest for your holiday season. This distinctive collection also features English horn, cello, flugel horn and vocal. 66 minutes
-Producer Will Ackerman, Grammy Winning Founder of Windham Hill Records.