Modern pianist Jim Bajor began his career having a well-received debut album, Awakening (1987), along with a Grammy nomination. His result continuing with each successive yr, producing a string of self-released albums and several for the Californian modern instrumental label Sugo. Blessed in Michigan, where he continuing to reside in, Bajor examined music for over 25 years, both privately with Wayne State School, where he examined both music and mindset. In the middle-’80s, he battled with alcoholic beverages and weight problems before arriving at terms along with his complications. This “awakening” became the motivation for his self-released 1987 debut record, which garnered a Grammy nomination in 1988. He continuing releasing even more albums over time, a few of them personal albums such as for example Awakening (Soft Pictures), others lighter function such as for example his vacation albums (Personal Christmas, Christmas Thoughts, Holiday Collection). Furthermore to his many albums, Bajor in addition has done television function such as credit scoring the soundtrack to some PBS particular (The Sinking from the Edmund Fitzgerald). His music attracts from both jazz and pop affects, and Bajor showcases these affects during his many live performances.