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Mary

More than one Advent has come and gone and left me completely exhausted.  I often bite off more than I can chew.  I’m a musician and December is usually ridiculously filled with church music and school choir commitments.  It seems … Continue reading

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Song and Poetry

Most of my children have participated in some way in the school choral programs.  I love going to the holiday concerts.  Many times the pieces they perform are the same arrangements that I performed when I was in high school … Continue reading

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Musical Meditation

I am a church musician and part of my responsibilities is to select the music we sing each week.  I have some planning books to help me in the selection.  They suggest a variety of hymns and psalms that relate … Continue reading

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Holiday Music

A few years ago a group of friends of mine decided to hold a book club discussion on the book “This Is Your Brain On Music” by Daniel Levitin.  It just so happened tonight it was brought up during my … Continue reading

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