This is Where I First Belong

Deep in my heart, I’m keeping you
Where’s no room for others than myself
You comfort me, here deep within
That’s where I go, when I’m blue

This time a beautiful ballade with vocals, piano and band; Where I First Belong – written to my dearest – a song about what it means when you let somebody in.

This song is released today, April 1st 2019 and is my contribution to be this year’s local radio contest “P4Nästa Blekinge” but I’ll know more about that later. For now, enjoy Tommy Karlsson’s voice in “Where I First Belong”!

 

 

Featured: Peaceful Piano Melancholy!

“Without a Name” was just featured on another perfect-match playlist, Maisonnevue Music’s atmospheric solo piano list “Peaceful Piano Melancholy”. Find yourself a restful place and enjoy!

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Released Today: Without a Name!

Hooray!! As of today, you can listen to this new song! The first of many solo piano releases , I’m reaching out to you with this soft piano song that soothes the soul, teeling a sad story within the music.

Currently only available on Spotify but yet many more to come!

The saddening look of an old abandoned piano, once loved but now forgotten – the image lingers in your mind; Seeing this will leave few untouched. This song is about a piano’s soul, waiting to go home. It has no name, the label have fallen off and noone knows where it came from. Hence, the song is named “Without a Name”, just as the story the music tells.

Rikard Mathisson writes piano music similar to : Yann Tiersen, Michael Nyman, Nils Frahm, Béatrice Martin and other soft piano music creators. Follow this blog for latest news!

 

Next up: Piano Improvisation

I’m currently finishing off my next piano track which is a piece of improvisation, “Lake Piano Impro” recorded in late december.

While still waiting for the release of the stylish remake of Without a Name, stay asure that new music will come up every few weeks from now on, so follow me and you’re not gonna miss out anything!

/Rikard Mathisson

Now it’s on: Release March 16!

The saddening look of an old abandoned piano, once loved but now forgotten – the image lingers in your mind; Seeing this will not leave many people untouched. This song is about this piano’s soul, it’s waiting to go home. It has no name, the sign of it’s maked have fallen off and noone knows where it came from. Hence, the song is named “Without a Name”, just as the story the music tells.

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My minor is my major…

I now and then get the question about whether I can write a beautiful song with only major chords (since the minor’s leads to the sad soft spot I guess..). I guess my short answer is: ehm… nope!

– Why?

Well.. for me; in the sorrow lies the fragile and beautiful. That’s also where I thrive. 😉