The River of Calm - Beyond The Music Podcast - featuring pianist Joseph Nimoh

July 30, 2019
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The River of Calm's Beyond The Music Podcast episode #11 takes an up close and personal look at pianist and composer Joseph Nimoh.

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Pianist and Composer Joseph Nimoh, create music that is delicately crafted to inspire hope and bring healing to his audience. Joseph’s music incorporates elements of several genres, including classical, jazz, and gospel music. His music has been described as emotionally-rich, soothing, and peaceful. One reviewer had this to say after listening to his music, “A gentle, embracing warmth runs through all of this music and simply makes you feel good – or at least better! 

His music has been described as emotionally-rich, soothing, and peaceful. One reviewer had this to say after listening to his music, “A gentle, embracing warmth runs through all of this music and simply makes you feel good – or at least better!

Born and raised in Ghana, Joseph began playing piano at age 11 at his mom’s church. He later studied piano performance at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. During his days at Berklee, Joseph served as pianist/music director for a number of churches in the New England area as well as arranger/composer for several local artists.

Primary among Joseph’s influences are Oscar Peterson, George Duke, Hank Jones, Keith Jarrett, Yellow Jackets, Dino Kartsonakis and Richard Smallwood.

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          Oscar Peterson

Joseph has released five albums; Quite Time in His Presence, Living Waters,  Reflections, Piano Hymns, and Conversations on Piano. For his new album, Joseph has created a masterful set of unique pieces befitting a musician of such diverse background. Blending elements of classical, jazz, and contemporary music, Conversations on Piano is a beautiful collection of solo piano melodies soaked in genuine emotion. This beautiful music relaxes the mind as it gently soothes and uplifts the spirit. All 20 songs are played elegantly, and with a great deal of grace, creating a perfect atmosphere for reflection, meditation, and prayer.

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Joseph’s music can be heard on The River of Calm, Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, Amazon, New Age Stars Radio, Aural Awakenings Radio, Enlightened Piano Radio, and Sleep Radio. 

The River of Calm Beyond The Music Podcast Episode #11

Artist: Jospeh Nimoh
Host: Ed Bazel
Producer: Eric Bikales

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