I thought that Schimmel Pegasus was my favorite piano. Till now…
The Peugeot Design Lab worked with the French piano manufacturer Pleyel to create an innovative musical instrument. A futuristic piano that overturns the conventions of the music world!
I’m in love.
Source: Peugeot Design Lab
Music and video editing by Manolis Moumouzias.
“The Lie” is released under a Creative Commons License. Get it for free at http://music.iamManolis.com/track/the-lie
Recently I’ve watched “Radio Bikini”, a documentary film by British film maker Robert Stone about the “Operation Crossroads” nuclear testings. The misfire of nuclear testings is symbolized through personal tragedy and it is devastating. After couple of days, I’ve watched some US movies and commercials about the American Way of life in the Suburbs. It’s more than obvious that life in the suburbs provided the model for the American Dream in the post WWII era. I was moved by that contrast between the image of happy Americans shopping at the mall and the US soldiers, who were actually happy because they were told that there was no danger of radiation. “The Lie” is my way of musically expressing the irony between those facts.
…ok, my other piano is a Yamaha U1 :)
Summer night. I watched the pale moon shining. A piano melody came into my mind and…this is the result! It’s an improvisation. Watching the August moon and letting my fingers play whatever I was feeling…
Get this track (and the Desert of Silence album) for free at music.iamManolis.com.
My Enrique Iglesias “I like it” acoustic piano & guitar cover. Making an acoustic cover of a dance track was a real challenge for me and I had a lot of fun doing that. Video is a videosong, what you see is what you hear. Check it out, I hope you like it!
Mike Posner’s Cooler than me- Jazzy piano cover.
I did like the original track, but I wanted to give a smooth jazzy feeling to it. I’ve spent no more than an hour for this video, sat down, figured the chords and…lights, camera, rolling…