Once again Stanton Lanier has demonstrated why he is among the finest composers and pianists on the contemporary scene. Every moment of 'December Peace' offers the sincerity and emotional depth that has typified his recordings for years. Whether in his original compositions or in his brilliant interpretations of Christmas classics, 'December Peace' reveals Stanton's unique voice. This is music that adds beauty and peace to a world deeply in need of it. - Will Ackerman, Grammy Winning Founder of Windham Hill Records, Producer of December Peace.