“Driven by his equal passions for both tradition and innovation, Hagen fashions fresh and beautiful performances of compositions that have long inspired him while expressing a range of unique life experiences in his original pieces. (Jonathan Widran, The JW Vibe). ”
— Jonathan Widran
BH Arts summary
BH Arts is the creation of Brian Hagen, a Wisconsin-based keyboardist, composer, and arranger. His eclectic mixtures of Classical, mainstream Jazz, New Age, and Space Music combine in a unique style that respects both traditions and innovations. As a music major at ISU, he learned electronic music production, and studied composition with a disciple of Stravinsky. He has composed soundtracks for UW-Madison's Cinematique Film Festivals and has an abiding interest in music for improvisational theater. His music can be found on major streaming services such as Spotify, and he is a member of the Whisperings Solo Piano community. With three CDs on the market and a fourth in the works, Hagen continues to diversify his range of production styles.