Category Archives: Music

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!

For all of my Irish, part Irish, wish-you-were Irish, and temporarily Irish friends, I lift a glass to your health and happiness! An old Irish/Celtic folk song Of all the money, e’er I had, I spent it in good company, … Continue reading

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Romance – Poems and Songs for Valentine’s Day

Dedicated to lovers! Regardless of the disclaimers, love is one of the best things about being alive, and a big part of life’s memories.

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The day the music died …

On February 3, 1959, American rock and roll musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and “The Big Bopper” J. P. Richardson were killed in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa, together with pilot Roger Peterson. The event later became known … Continue reading

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Music of the day – How great thou art

I know I posted this just a few days ago, but it seems appropriate for today.

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Song of the day – God Bless the USA!

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Song of the day – Button up your overcoat

As interpreted by Peter Nero in 1963. I was a fan then, and I have this album (vinyl)! Good song for the weather we are having in most of the country.

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Song of the day – How great thou art

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Song of the day – Down to the river to pray

An unorthodox presentation.

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Song of the day – Hymn of Promise

There is always hope.

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Music of the day – What Child Is This?

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