Fourth Album “Hiroe’s Spirit”

Fourth album. A unique twist of both jazz and classical standards.

Pianist Hiroe Sekine’s album titled, “Hiroe’s Spirit” is a unique twist of both jazz and classical standards, original compositions, all blended in a creative and thoughtful way. Hiroe is a gifted pianist, composer, and arranger, which is on full display on “Hiroe’s Spirit”. This modern-day jazz album was produced by YellowJackets frontman Russell Ferrante.

Blue Canoe Records



  1. Pavane pour une infante défunte
  2. Hiroe’s Spirit
  3. Ame
  4. Bevel
  5. La Plume
  6. Ave Maria
  7. I Hear A Rhapsody
  8. Traumerai


Hiroe Sekine – Pianist, Composer, Arranger
Bob Sheppard – soprano sax, flute
Abraham Laboriel – bass
Michael Valerio – bass
Larry Koonse – guitar
Akira Jimbo – drums
Akira appears courtesy of King Records
Jimmy Tate – drums
Chase Jackson – vibraphone
Charlie Bisharet – violins, viola
Cameron Stone – cello
Jacob Braun – cello

PRODUCED BY: Russell Ferrante (The YellowJackets)