https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7h2relyt_d8 MATT MAHER - Glory (Let There Be Peace): Song Session Posted here and my music blog Hogfiddle so I can memorize the bass part. We're singing the choral arrangement at our Christmas Eve service, and the other basses will be out of town for the holiday. So I can't fall back on my old … Continue reading 'Glory (Let There Be Peace)' — SATB arrangement and song session of anthem for Christmas Eve service
I saw this article -- "What We Lost When We Lost Our Hymnals" -- on the Appalachian Magazine website, where an anonymous editor or webmaster recalled, with a real sense of nostalgia, "... the sight of my mother holding up a raggety old red hymnal and singing to the top of her lungs the songs … Continue reading For flatlanders, too: 'What We Lost When We Lost Our Hymnals'
Here's something that got my attention! (I'll copy-and-paste excerpts below.) But, first, what's it doing on a spiritual direction blog? It's an article about a guy who "has used the harmonica to help breathing patterns in adults with problems such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder." Interesting, eh? Especially if you’ve got COPD. But whatever else … Continue reading Zen COPD: A harmonica on the nightstand and a promise to turn over a new leaf