"The first CD of your music was given to me by friends who had it autographed by you…I love it! I teach piano and appreciate your gifted playing. Since then, we've ordered several more! ~ Nancy, West Allis, WI"



A Message from Jim

Thanks very much for visiting PianoFavorites.com. Welcome!

If you're a fan of relaxing solo piano music, you've come to the right place. I hope you'll take a minute to look - and listen - around the site.

Whether you're interested in Christmas music, Broadway show tunes, movie melodies, love songs or inspirational music, we've developed this site to make it as simple as possible to find exactly what you're looking for. In addition to CDs, downloads and free song clips, you'll also find more information about me, details about upcoming performances, how to join my fan club, and retail locations in your area that carry my music.

Thanks again for stopping by. I hope you'll check back often, and please don't hesitate to drop me a note anytime at jim@pianofavorites.com.


Latest News


This February & May, you're invited to attend these exclusive, unadvertised concert events featuring delectable desserts, bubbly champagne, limited seating, and a chance to get up close and personal with the artist. This is live music like you've never experienced before, as you'll be treated to a full-length concert of Jim McDonough's most requested songs played on his own personal Steinway, and welcomed into his home for an event you'll never forget. It's the perfect experience to share with your family, a group of friends, your mom, or that special someone.

These events are just around the corner, and seating is limited to 55 guests. Don't miss sharing this memorable experience with those you love - make plans today!

For more information, click here.


Legendary piano maker, Steinway & Sons, names Jim McDonough to its worldwide artist roster. From classical pianists like Lang Lang, to jazz stars like Diana Krall and Harry Connick Jr., to pop icons like Billy Joel, to "immortals" like Irving Berlin and Cole Porter; as a Steinway Artist, McDonough joins an exclusive international list of the most accomplished and discriminating performing artists.