"Striving to create the finest musical experience."

Yelena's Discography

2017 Everblue

Blooming Tall Phlox - go to album page

Recorded on September 4-6, 2013 at Petrax Studios, Hollola, Finland. Mixed and mastered at Dogmatic Sound, Burbank CA, by Rich Breen. Original music by Yelena Eckemoff with Yelena Eckemoff on piano, Verneri Pohjola on trumpet and flugelhorn, Panu Savolainen on vibraphone, Antti Lotjonen on double bass, and Olavi Louhivuori on drums and percussion. 28 page color booklet contains session photographs as well as original painting and poems by Yelena Eckemoff.

2016 Everblue

Leaving Everything Behind - go to album page

Recorded on September 1-2, 2015 at Sear Sound Studios, New York, NY, by James Farber. Mixed and mastered at Dogmatic Sound, Burbank CA, by Rich Breen. Original music by Yelena Eckemoff with Yelena Eckemoff on piano, Mark Feldman on violin, Ben Street on double bass, and Billy Hart on drums. 28 page color booklet contains session photographs as well as original paintings and poems by Yelena Eckemoff.

2015 Everblue

Everblue - go to album page

Recorded on September 25-26, 2014 at Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway. Mixed and mastered at Dogmatic Sound, Burbank CA, by Rich Breen. Original music by Yelena Eckemoff with Yelena Eckemoff on piano, Tore Brunborg on tenor and soprano saxophones, Arild Andersen on double bass, and Jon Christensen on drums. 24 page color booklet containing photographs and "Everblue" poem. Cover art is original oil-on-canves painting by Yelena Eckemoff.

2015 Lions

Lions - go to album page

Recorded on March 17-18, 2013 at Sear Sound Studios, New York. Mixed and mastered at Dogmatic Sound, Burbank CA, by Rich Breen. Original music by Yelena Eckemoff with Yelena Eckemoff on piano, Arild Andersen on double bass, and Billy Hart on drums. 24 page color booklet containing photographs and "Lions" poem.Cover art is original oil-on-canves painting by Yelena Eckemoff.

2014 A Touch of Radiance

A Touch of Radiance - go to album page

Recorded on May 12-13, 2014 in New York, NY. Original music by Yelena Eckemoff with Yelena Eckemoff on piano, Mark Turner on tenor sax, Joe Locke on vibes, George Mraz on double bass, and Billy Hart on drums. 70 minute CD comes with 24 page color booklet documenting the session at Avatar Studios and containing poetic liner notes. Cover art is original oil-on-canves painting by Yelena Eckemoff.

2012 Glass Song

Glass Song - go to album page

Recorded on March 16-17, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Original music by Yelena Eckemoff with Yelena Eckemoff on piano, Arild Andersen on double-bass, and Peter Erskine on drums and percussion. 73 minute CD comes with 24 page booklet documenting the session at The Bridge Recording and containing poetic liner notes.

2011 Grass Catching the Wind

Forget-me-not - go to album page

Recorded on August 17-18, 2011 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Original music by Yelena Eckemoff with Yelena Eckemoff on piano, Mats Eilertsen on double-bass, and Marilyn Mazur on drums and percussion. 72 minute CD comes with 20 page color booklet documenting the session at the STC Recording Studios.

2010 Grass Catching the Wind

Flying Steps - go to album page

Recorded on August 17-18, 2010 in Pasadena, CA. Original music by Yelena Eckemoff with Yelena Eckemoff on piano, Darek Oleszkiewich on double-bass, and Peter Erskine on drums. 75 minute CD comes with 20 page color booklet documenting the session at the Firehouse Recording Studios.

2010 Grass Catching the Wind

Grass Catching the Wind - go to album page

Original music performed by Yelena on piano, Mads Vinding on double-bass and Morten Lund on drums. Post-bop jazz and modern classical cross-over.

2010 Cold Sun

Cold Sun - go to album page

Original music performed by Yelena on piano, Mads Vinding on double-bass and Peter Erskine on drums. Cross-over between modern jazz and chamber music.

2009 Advocate of Love

Advocate of Love - go to album page

Original music performed by Yelena on piano, Pat Lawrence on double-bass and Michael Bolejack on drums. Blend of composition and improvisation.

2006 The Call

The Call - go to album page

Original music performed by piano, Yelena Eckemoff; cello, Gayle Masarie; flute, Deborah Egekvist; and drums, Michael Bolejack.

2006Piano Series 2

Piano Series, v. 2 - go to album page

Music by D. Scarlatti, C. P. I. Bach, L. V. Beethoven, F. List, F. Mendelssohn, F. Chopin, M. Glinka, and P. Tchaikovsky. Piano.

2005Travel

Travel - go to album page

Compilation from Yelena's original instrumental music CDs including three pieces from the upcoming album, "Medieval Symphony."

2003Piano Chronicles 2

Piano Chronicles, album 2 - go to album page

Original instrumental music composed from age 28 through 40. Piano and occasional synthesizer keyboard.

2003Piano Chronicles 1

Piano Chronicles, album 1 - go to album page

Original instrumental music composed from age 16 through 40. Piano.

2002Death and Ressurection of Jesus Christ

Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ - go to album page

Original instrumental musical composition in ten movements with the Scripture narration from Matthew. Featuring narrator Larry Van Horn. Piano and electronic orchestra.

2001Kaleidoscope of Life

Kaleidoscope of Life - go to album page

Original nostalgic instrumental music of entertaining nature with real life sound effects. Piano and electronic orchestra.

2001When Christmas is Near

When Christmas is Near... - go to album page

Original arrangements of Christmas music. Piano.

2000The Birth of Emmannel

The Birth of Emmanuel - go to album page

Original instrumental musical composition in seven movements with the corresponding Scripture narration from Matthew preceding every movement. Featuring narrator Larry Van Horn. Electronic orchestra.

1999Russian Songs and Romances

Russian Songs & Romances - go to album page

Popular vocal music of the old Russia performed by mezzo-soprano, Esfira Kodesh, and piano, Yelena Eckemoff. In Russian.

1997Piano Series 1

Piano Series, v.1 - go to album page

Classical music by E. Grieg, C. Gluck, F. Chopin, W. Mozart, R. Schumann and P. Tchaikovsky. Piano.

1996Table Music

Table Music - go to album page

Classical music selections for cheerful and uplifting background listening. Various instrumental sounds resulted in an artistic use of MIDI-keyboard and sampler.

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21 Biblical Psalms - go to album page

Original word-by-word settings from Old King James Bible. Soprano, Charlene Smith, and piano, Yelena Eckemoff.