Beloved contemporary Steinway pianist and composer Danny Wright brings new music and love stories to the Chicago region this weekend. His Real Romance repertoire promises to woo lovers with both contemporary piano works and standards from Broadway and film.
Image of Danny Wright, 2013, by Cal Bingham.
Online PR News – 11-February-2014 –Esteemed Steinway pianist Danny Wright is scheduled to visit Schaumburg, IL this Valentine's Day to perform his special concert titled Real Romance, which is just what it sounds like! In this show, Wright creates an evening of romance and remembrance in his cabaret-style piano concert, sharing the real life love stories behind the music, and performing his signature arrangements of romantic songs from the stage and screen such as “My Funny Valentine,” “Places That Belong to You” and “For Good.”
"Without love, what else is there? My music, especially the customized songs I compose, all come from love between family and friends, I'm just lucky to be the one to channel it into song," Wright says. "I really enjoy sharing the stories behind the music during my concerts, they're incredibly inspiring and heartwarming!"
The concert is in the evening on Valentine's Day (February 14, 2014) in Schaumburg, IL, at the Prairie Center of the Arts, 201 Schaumburg Court, Schaumburg, IL 60193-1899; tel. 847.895.3600 for ticket information, or visit the website: http://www.ci.schaumburg.il.us/PCA/PrairieCenter/Pages/default.aspx
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Wrights' own Vegas-based WH Sound Studio is re-releasing his classic album Real Romance as a physical CD with new packaging and a bonus track; the artist says he will have the new versions on hand at the concert this Friday. The record label will also release a more robust "digital-only" version of the album called Real Romance -- Deluxe Edition, especially perfect for gifting to loved ones both near and far via music downloading sites like iTunes, Amazon and CDBaby. This 18-track "Deluxe Edition" is available digitally only for just $9.99 on 2/11/14. Real Romance – Deluxe Edition includes all of the piano-based songs from the original album, plus, three newly-recorded love songs, and three top-selling tracks handpicked by the artist. Danny’s beautiful arrangements of songs like “Moon River,” “Somewhere in Time” and “My Funny Valentine” are the perfect complement to unforgettable original works like “My Miracle” and the newer composition “Madelyn’s Theme.” A video of the album is offered to preview key songs.
Wright is lauded for his mastery of several types of music, including Classical, Broadway and original music in the Adult Contemporary and New Age genres. His own compositions, including those on the 2013 original releases Reflections and Gifts from the Heart, often honor family, friends and loyal fans or their loved ones. Many of his custom compositions can be seen on his YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/dannywrightdwf
For media requests in the Chicago area this week, contact Beth Ann Hilton, publicist, bethhilton (at) thebcompany (dot) com, or 310-560-8390. For more information about Danny Wright, please visit: www.DannyWright.com or join him on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
About Danny Wright
In 2012, Wright began celebrating the 25th Anniversary of his career as a best-selling recording artist. During that time, he has sold over six million records and played many of the finest venues in the U.S. and abroad. Fourteen of his 40-plus recordings remain steady on Amazon’s Top 100 Bestsellers in the Adult Contemporary category, and he was thrice named by Billboard Magazine as a Top 10 artist in New Age. Currently, Wright is re-mastering and re-releasing his entire Moulin D’Or catalog of albums through his own WH Sound Studio, based in Las Vegas, NV, and continuing to record new original compositions.