Kathy Parsons of MainlyPiano.com has just posted her reviews of Mark's second volume "Reflections & Recollections Vol 2". The reviewer finds several favourites among the eleven pieces, which range from lively and spirited, melancholy and gorgeous, to darker and more emotional, expressed in "deep tonal colors". "I also really like the dark and mysterious “A Penny For Your Thoughts.”
I hear quite a bit of Chopin in this piece, and I LOVE Chopin!" Read Kathy's CD review and she
My first two CDs Reflections & Recollections Vols 1 and 2, have been reviewed by Meriel Owen. The review, produced here below in full, was published in January 2016 The Studio, the magazine of The Music Teachers' Association.
"These two volumes of piano music are presented by Wirripang in an attractive cover with biographical notes and dedications to those mentors who provided guidance and encouragement to the composer.
The titles of each item reflect the nostalgia of past
Mark John McEncroe's solo piano sheet music has found a home with Wirripang. Composers of classical music and solo piano music, Wirripang is the leading independent print music publisher in Australia. Mark is delighted to be the newest composer to be added to the Wirripang roster and is looking forward to building up a catalogue of new compositions, including orchestral compositions on which he is in currently working, in various stages of production and writing. In the meant