A Conversation Piece (2014) 

“it’s beautiful” 
- American Public Media, CD review:  A Conversation Piece

ACP CD Cover dk

“skillful playing (virtuoso!) and moving, and each time you listen you discover more details and colors” - Radio Amsterdam, CD Review: A Conversation Piece

“Beaumont’s own Shattered Ice, which combines compositional prowess with her concern for the environment is an ominous work”    
The WholeNote (Toronto), CD Review: A Conversation Piece 

About the Album:
A Conversation Piece is Réa Beaumont’s newest solo release recorded at CBC’s Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto.  The recording features Maurice Ravel’s Impressionist masterpiece Miroirs and works by Canada’s most influential composers, including R. Murray Schafer’s Polytonality,  John Weinzweig’s *Suite No. 2, *Netscapes, and Jean Coulthard’s Threnody, plus Réa’s own composition *Shattered Ice.  
*world premiere recording
Recorded:  CBC Glenn Gould Studio, January 4, 5, 2014; Producer: David Jaeger; Recording Engineers: Adam Tune, John MacLean

Thank you to FACTOR and Ontario Arts Council.

The album is available worldwide with Amazon, in Toronto at Roy Thomson Hall Store (home of the Toronto Symphony), L’Atelier Grigorian (Yorkville/Toronto), and from CD Baby:

© 2017 Dr. Réa Beaumont - Toronto Pianist, Composer.  All rights reserved.  Content may not be reproduced without permission.