Patrick O´Hearn – Trust


Release data: Patrick O´Hearn – Trust CD, Deep Cave Records, 1995 Patrick O’Hearn’s album “Trust” followed after a four-year absence of solo album recording, a period in which he moved from California to North Carolina and was wrapped-up in composing film scores. The album (which earned Mr O’Hearn his first Grammy nomination) was initially released on his own label Deep Cave Records, which unfortunately folded…

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Patrick O’Hearn – Transitions


Release data: Patrick O’Hearn – Transitions CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2011 According to Patrick O’Hearn, the music of “Transitions” intentionally hails back to the sounds of his first Private Music albums, sticking to the formulae of simple melody, harmony and above all: atmosphere. The 45-minute outcome was created using a mixture of hardware synthesizers, computer generated elements and traditional acoustic instruments such as piano, guitar…

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Patrick O’Hearn – Rivers Gonna Rise


Release data: Patrick O’Hearn – Rivers Gonna Rise CD, Private Music, 1988 On his third album “Rivers gonna rise”, Mr O’Hearn implements a good portion of frettless bass to his fine alchemy of electronic sounds. The sound of the ten tracks is upbeat, bright and airs a beautiful sense of hope. Contrary to his previous two releases, the music on the 45-minute “Rivers gonna rise”…

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Patrick O’Hearn – Indigo


Release data: Patrick O’Hearn – Indigo CD, Private Music, 1991 After Patrick O’Hearn turned up a different musical alley on his previous album “Eldorado”, his fifth album “Indigo” wanders into darker and mysterious flavoured but most fascinating spaces. At times, its music is almost soundtrack-like (especially the beautiful opening track “Devil’s Lake”), as the whole album continues in the typical O’Hearn sound. While the use…

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Patrick O’Hearn – Between Two Worlds


Release data: Patrick O’Hearn – Between Two Worlds CD, Private Music, 1987 “Between Two Worlds” is the second album of contemporary electronic composer and musician Patrick O’Hearn, whose debut album “Ancient Dreams” received lots of airplay and positive responses from the electronic music community. This time, the cd has an acceptable playing time of 48 minutes, of which the further matured music stays close to…

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Patrick O’Hearn – Ancient Dreams


Release data: Patrick O’Hearn – Ancient Dreams CD, Private Music, 1985 “Ancient Dreams” is the debut album by bassist and synthesist Patrick O’Hearn, which would soon become a favourite of many fans in the electronic music genre, together with its follow-up album “Between Two Worlds”. Nicely kicked of by the lovely soundings of “At First Light”, the dynamic music, in which some thunder drums spice…

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