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These CD's contain important solo (and two-) piano pieces by Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Debussy, Haydn, Liszt, Mozart, Moszkowski, Mussorgsky, Rachmaninoff, Ravel, Scarlatti, Schubert & Schumann.  Available as full-length CD's or individual tracks can be downloaded as MP3 files.  Please click on album image for more information, to listen to excerpts and to order.

Homemade Chopin (1994)

Homemade 1994 Recital

Homemade Mozart (1995)

Homemade Rachnmaninoff (1995)

Homemade Mozart, vol. 2 (1995)

Homemade Liszt (2000)

Homemade 2010 Recital

Homemade Chopin Favorites (2010)

Homemade Brahms (2012)

Chopin 24 Etudes (2013)

Brahms 2-Piano Works (2013)

Last Piano Sonatas (2014)

Homemade Schumann (2014)

Homemade 2014 Recital

Homemade Mozart Sonatas (Complete) 5-CD SET (2015)


Homemade Brahms, vol. 3 (2015)

Homemade Beethoven Sonatas 9 CDs (2017)

Homemade Ravel (2017)

Homemade 2018 Recital

Homemade 2019 Recital

Homemade 2020 Recital

Homemade 2021 Recital

Homemade Haydn Sonatas (2021)

Homemade Debussy (2021)

Homemade Beethoven Variations (2022)

Homemade 2022 Recital

Homemade Schubert Sonatas vol. 1 (2022)

Homemade Schubert Sonatas vol. 2 (2022)

Homemade Schubert Sonatas vol.3 (2022)

Homemade Haydn Sonatas vol. 2 (2022)

Homemade Haydn Sonatas vol. 3 (2022)

Homemade Chopin Waltzes (2023)


As the name implies, these recordings were made in John Kane's home, where he served as engineer as well as performer.   Representing a portion of his vast repertoire, 6 albums (Homemade Chopin, Homemade 1994 Recital, Homemade Mozart, Homemade Rachmaninoff, Homemade Mozart, vol. 2 and Homemade Liszt) were originally released 1994-2000, and are now available through this website.   Homemade 2010 Recital (with major works of Bach, Mozart and Schubert, each in B-flat major) and Homemade Chopin Favorites were recorded in February/March of 2010.   Homemade Brahms was recorded in September, 2012.   Chopin 24 Etudes was recorded in January, 2013, and Brahms Two-Piano Works (with both parts played by Mr. Kane) was recorded in December, 2013.  Last Piano Sonatas, containing those final works of Mozart, Haydn & Beethoven, was recorded in February, 2014.   Homemade Schumann was recorded in May, 2014.   Homemade 2014 Recital was recorded in October, 2014 and contains major works (each in E-Flat major) by Bach, Beethoven and Mussorgsky.   Homemade Mozart Sonatas (Complete) was recorded January - March, 2015.   Homemade Brahms, vol. 3 contains a two-piano version of the Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 83, and a transcription for left hand alone of J.S. Bach's Chaconne from his Violin Partita No. 2, recorded in December, 2015.   Homemade Beethoven Sonatas consists of 9 CDs with all 32 piano sonatas, recorded in 2016.   Homemade Ravel (recorded in 2017), contains Prelude, Pavane pour une infante defunte, Le Tombeau de Couperin and Gaspard de la nuit.   Homemade 2018 Recital includes 2 Preludes & Fugues (C Minor, WTC Books I & II) by Bach, 4 Sonatas by Scarlatti, Haydn's Sonata in C Minor XVI/20 & Schubert's Sonata in C Minor, D. 958.  Homemade 2019 Recital contains Bach's C Major Prelude & Fugue (WTC Book I), Fantasy, Op. 17 by Schumann, Haydn's Sonata in C Major, XVI/50 & Schubert's Wanderer Fantasy, D. 760.  Homemade 2020 Recital includes Bach's B-flat Minor Prelude & Fugue, WTC I (BWV 867), Chopin's Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 35 & the original 1913 edition of the 2nd Piano Sonata in B-flat Minor, Op. 36 by Rachmaninoff.  Homemade 2021 Recital contains Bach's Prelude & Fugue in A-Flat Major from Books I & II, Haydn's Sonata in A-Flat Major, Hob. XVI/43, Schubert's Impromptu in A-Flat Major, Op. 142, No.2, Schumann's Carnaval, Op. 9, Debussy's Bruyères & Moszkowski's Etude in A-Flat Major.  Homemade Haydn Sonatas includes Sonata in E Minor, Hob. XVI/34, Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI/40, Sonata in D Major, Hob. XVI/42, Sonata in F Major, Hob. XVI/47, Sonata in C Major, Hob. XVI/48, Sonata in D Major, Hob. XVI/51 & Sonata in D Major, Hob. XVI/37.  Homemade Debussy includes Deux Arabesques, Suite Bergamasque, Poissons d'or, Valse Romantique, 5 Préludes (Les sons et les parfums tournent dans l'air du soir, Des pas sur la neige, La fille aux cheveux de lin, La Cathédral engloutie & Feux d'Artifice), Ballade, Reverie & L'Isle JoyeuseHomemade Beethoven Variations contains two works: 32 Variations in C Minor, WoO 80 and the monumental 33 Variations in C Major on a Waltz by Anton Diabelli, Op. 120.  Homemade 2022 Recital features Mozart's Fantasie in D Minor, K. 397, Rondo in A Minor, K. 511, Rondo in D Major, K. 485 & Adagio in B Minor, K. 540; Beethoven's Für Elise, WoO 59, Rondo in C Major, Op. 51, No. 1, Rondo in G Major, Op. 51, No. 2 and Rondo a capriccio "Rage Over a Lost Penny" Op. 129; concluding with Mendelssohn's Variations Sérieuses, Op. 54.  During 2022, 3 albums of Homemade Schubert Sonatas and 2 albums of Homemade Haydn Sonatas were recorded, including popular works and several lesser-known sonatas by these composers.  In early 2023, Homemade Chopin Waltzes was released, containing the complete (19) waltzes & Fantaisie, Op. 49.   

You may have heard these on your favorite public radio station, now here's your chance to own them!

These Homemade albums are available on CD for $25 each (excepting promotional & multi-CD discounts) + S/H flat $5 per order (regardless of the number of CDs purchased) for standard domestic U.S. shipping or MP3 download -- individual tracks or complete works for $1.00-$10.00 (based on performance length).

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