Category Archives: Music

Opera Company of Philadelphia “Hallelujah!” Random Act of Culture

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Music of the day – Over the river and through the woods …

One of a few things that I remember from kindergarten is learning this song for Thanksgiving. The other two are making clay snakes, and napping on the rug that my mother knit for me.

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Music of the day – American Soldier

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Army Chorus and Lee Greenwood sing a capella God Bless the USA

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Today’s Music

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Send off for the ‘Queen of Soul’ – and a message for the rest of us

Aretha Franklin was laid to rest yesterday, after a star-studded send-off for a lady who has been larger than life for years. She was especially revered in Detroit – Out for dinner at the 1940 Chop House one Saturday night … Continue reading

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Funeral Music

One of my Facebook friends said this morning that State funerals like this make me HATE “Amazing Grace”. (My request is “Didn’t he ramble?”) Now, I don’t hate Amazing Grace. I hadn’t really thought what I would request for funeral … Continue reading

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