Noir: The Cocktail Piano Hour (2018) is a 24 track digital jazz album inspired by film noir and invoking the mood of 1940s-1950s cocktail piano bars in LA and New York. Winner of the top JAZZ LOUNGE album of 2018 (Cocktail Nation)
Blue Mood: The Cocktail Piano Hour (2018) is a relaxing, easy-listening blend of light classical, exotica, and cool, bluesy jazz cocktail piano selections. As heard on Cocktail Nation and Evenings At the Penthouse.
Day Dream: The Cocktail Piano Hour is due out early 2020. The album is a dreamy collection of nostalgic 1960s-1970s standards inspired by James' childhood. Stay tuned!
Lunar Rhapsody: The Cocktail Piano Hour is the highly anticipated 2020 release due out Valentine's Day 2020. The album will feature new arrangements of Harry Ravel/Les Baxter's Music Out of the Moon as well as beloved lunar favorites such as "Stella By Starlight" and "Moonlight Mood." Stay tuned!
Sharing Shearing: The Cocktail Piano Hour is the highly anticipated summer of 2020 release of James' original arrangements in the style of the great jazz pianist George Shearing. Stay Tuned!
James Spencer is currently working on arrangements for River Blues: The Cocktail Piano Hour due out winter of 2020. The album is inspired by James previous home in Savannah Georgia and invokes the lazy mood of bluesy, stride piano stylings. Stay tuned