Half Moon Bay (2018)

JUST RELEASED! Half Moon Bay will take you to the water's edge on a warm summer evening.

"Like putting the sails down on a sailboat or catamaran out on the ocean, slinging a hammock from the masts, and taking a nice long rest. You really hit the sweet spot with this one." - Randall Davis, The Creative Service Company & former national marketing director at Capitol-EMI Records.

Inspired by the musical legacy of legendary artist/composer Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys, Half Moon Bay contains 7 gorgeous originals by Rick and 3 Brian Wilson covers.

"Summer chill music of the highest order."

"Perfect lay-back music for your favorite beach-read."

Digital downloads available now on our Music Store page. CDs & downloads available in early August from RickSparksMusic.net, Amazon, iTunes, CDBaby & other leading music outlets.

Nightfall London (2017)

"Nightfall London must be ranked as one of the best new-age albums I've heard this year - stunning." - Steve Sheppard, One World Music Radio

BREAKING NEWS: Nightfall London has been nominated by both One World Music Awards & Zone Music Reporter as 2017's "Best Piano Album w. Instrumentation" & ZMR's "Album of the Year!"

Now available - the gorgeous night music of Nightfall London. 

CDs & downloads available from the Music Store on this website. Downloads also available from Amazon & iTunes.

"Highly recommended." - Wisconsin Bookwatch

"Simply pretty - and utterly devastating." - Mark S. Tucker

"Overflows with hope, faith & peace.” – Kathy Parsons, MainlyPiano.com

 Nightfall London's lovely melodic music features quiet piano, gentle strings & ethereal voices. With nine new original songs plus a timeless English Christmas classic, Nightfall London is sure to replenish your spirit.

Click HERE to listen to the audio review of Nightfall London from Steve Sheppard at One World Music Radio!

Matilda's Flowers (2016)

Matilda's Flowers, is an album of sweet, poignant songs inspired by "the 1912 girl named Matilda." Featuring 7 piano originals plus a lovely arrangement of Sting's Fields of Gold & two timeless hymns, Matilda's Flowers will take you to a place of peace and quiet renewal.

PRAISE FOR RICK SPARKS' MUSIC:

"Simple yet wonderful sonic experiences that remind us of how timeless music can be. I'm highly impressed with his gentle, yet emotionally filling touch on the keyboards, and the sonics he weaves together." -Dick Metcalf, Improvijazzation Nation

"Exquisite - highly recommended." -Mark Maxwell Abushady, Creations Magazine, NYC

Matilda's Flowers is available now for purchase through Rick's website (www.ricksparksmusic.net) and CD Baby, iTunes & Amazon.

Endless (2014)

"Gorgeous arrangements - simple elegance. I love the pace and feel - you captured the magic of the songs!" -Bill Leslie, winner 2014 World Radio Album of the Year.

"It's a beauty from the stunning cover artwork to every note of the music...if you are looking for some quiet, heartfelt piano music, be sure to check this one out! Recommended!" -Kathy Parsons, MainlyPiano.com

"An album full of grace, beauty, and spiritual inspiration." -Michael Diamond, Music and Media Focus.

"Endless is, to me, one of the top albums of 2014, which is saying a lot because there was a lot of great music released this year... fantastic music... gorgeous graphics, flawless production and virtuoso performance." -Bill Binkelman, Wind and Wire 

Endless is now available for purchase through Rick's website and CD Baby, as well as iTunes, Amazon and other online stores.