Pianist and composer Robin Meloy Goldsby is the author of Piano Girl, Rhythm, and Waltz of the Asparagus People. Her six solo piano recordings have attracted a small but loyal following of piano enthusiasts around the globe. Explore this site to discover more about Robin’s books and recordings, to read her monthly essays, to download her electronic press kit, or to find out where she’ll be performing live in the coming months. Coming soon—Goldsby’s new collection of short stories, Manhattan Road Trip; and a new album of solo piano compositions, Piano del Sol. To stay in touch, please sign up for Robin’s newsletter using the contact form on the right.
A Note from Robin
As I approach the holidays, anticipation mingles with a dose of apprehension about horrific events unfolding close to home. But I’ve learned a lot from our Parisian friends: Light trumps darkness, love trounces hate, and the sentiment of a single rose defeats the evil of a thousand bullets. I refuse to give in. I love the month of December. Onward. Really, there’s no choice. Maybe Christmas is a piece of home that you carry with you. Stay safe. Stay healthy. Stay strong. Keep laughing. As Garrison Keillor says: “A lovely thing about Christmas is that it’s compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together.”
Robin Meloy Goldsby’s Magnolia celebrates the arrival of spring. With her relaxing, refreshing, and beautiful arrangements Robin offers the listener forty-five graceful minutes of skillful solo piano. Full of optimism and gentle power, her original compositions echo the subtle change of seasons, while her interpretations of familiar melodies reflect the passing of time. Her music […]
The “Piano Girl” journey continues. “Waltz of the Asparagus People” follows the hero of “Piano Girl,” Robin Meloy Goldsby, and her family to Europe, recounting their adventures and frustrations as they learn a new language, adapt to a new culture, and find new friends. Sometimes hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking, and always insightful, Goldsby’s lyrical stories reveal […]