In 2009, Brightman, a composer and pianist extraordinaire who together with former classmate and friend, Derek Gibbs formed the vocal ensemble, Forever Forward to release their debut album, “All Is Well”. AIW proves that highly developed, well-choreographed music is timeless. By defying the categorization of any single genre, All Is Well appeals to listeners with a desire to experience an eclectic blend of inspirational music that grabs and holds the listener from start to finish.
Brightman’s classical, jazz, and gospel musical influences are shown by his harmonically voiced piano chords with the accompaniment of a swinging guitar, and the alluring purity of the female-led vocals. The meditative and melodic flow of “All Is Well” leads listeners to peace and tranquility. The poetic eruptions emanating from, “Peace Be Still” a tuneful delicacy made with the desire to calm the spirit who may be experiencing atrocities of life more than delivers. The strong rhythm and melody in, “God Always says Yes” stirs the soul with hope against the backdrop of sound vocals and warm and melodious instrumentation.
Brightman and crew produced All Is Well out of an overwhelming love of music and humankind. Music is a powerful tool capable of transcending boundaries to reach the bottom of people’s hearts. Listen to a sample today and jump on that “All Is Well” bandwagon and watch your perspective of life immensely change.