Don't Ever Forget was   recorded Summer 2009 at George   Daily Auditorium in Oskaloosa,   Iowa. Opening with J.S. Bach's 

 Prelude in C from the Well-

 Tempered Clavier and including an 

 arrangement of the traditional Irish 

 hymn Be Thou My Vision, the 

 rest of this release includes all solo 

 piano original compositions 

 recorded on a 9 foot grand piano on 

 the stage of a 700 seat auditorium.

Bending Chords was recorded  throughout the Spring of 2002 at a  Milkshed studio in Clifton, Colorado  just outside of Grand Junction with  John Malvey, who had come to hear  Jeff play previously. This was the  follow-up to Jeff's debut release,  featuring cover versions of Jean  Sibelius' Finlandia, Antonin  Dvorak's Largo from New World  Symphony and a send-up cover of  Ludwig van Beethoven's Ode to Joy.  This release features some solo piano  and some ventures into  orchestration. Storm King Sacrifice  is a tribute composition to the 14  firefighters who perished in a firestorm  Jeff witnessed in western Colorado

July  6, 1994.

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Evensong Meditation ‚Äčis our newest release, featuring piano meditations on a collection of traditional hymns and folk tunes.


Yuletide Reflections was 

recorded  throughout the Summer 

and Autumn  of 2017 in Berthoud, 

Colorado with  Brett Wilson at 

  Whistling Elk  studio whom Jeff met 

through an  interview a few years 

previous. This  release features Jeff's 

arrangements  of some of his favorite 

Christmas  music, released under his 

own name. 

 Ascend was the debut cd recorded

 winter of early 1998 in a small southern 

 Minnesota studio. Featuring Van

 Devender's very first composition

 Awakenings, which was played at Jeff &

 Amy's wedding, the album is rounded out

 with eight other originals composed over a

 18 year period. Jeff also created an 

 arrangement of the Shaker tune Simple

 Gifts for this release, another song used in

 their wedding.