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Today’s Christmas Song: Countdown to Christmas — A Recap

Today’s Christmas Song 2016 Last year, I posted 28 songs over 25 days in a Christmas theme countdown. At the end of the set, I posted a poll to see how they did. Of the 28 songs, 14 received votes–that’s … Continue reading

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Asturias (Leyenda) by Isaac Albeniz on Classical Guitar and Piano

A year ago, I had the privilege of hearing Tariq Harb play live in Edmonton during the Edmonton Classical Guitar Society (ECGS) concert season. He played Asturias, a popular guitar piece that I have held dear since the 1980s when … Continue reading

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Today’s Writing Song No. 32

2017 TODAY’S WRITING SONGS all 32 days Plus additions from 2019 2017 Today’s Writing Songs Playlist  (on YouTube) CALIFORNIA NIGHTS — Best Coast

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Childhood Among the Trees

On the warm summer night of August 2, 2017 at the Qualico Patio Series live outdoor music show set behind Festival Place in Sherwood Park, Alberta, Folk* band Scott Cook and the Second Chances had a way of getting into … Continue reading

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Music Therapy 1

Music therapy, as defined by yours truly: Music that, by individual taste and selection, is good for the mind, heart, and soul, restoring balance to thoughts, body systems, attitude, and outlook. Music regenerates the mind and body, contributes to creativity, … Continue reading

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June 2017 Roundup: Music

While I am away from my blog this week, I have selected and scheduled articles from several categories. A different theme will post each day.   Today’s roundup theme is music. Music Music as a Barometer of Your Well-Being Playing … Continue reading

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You Vote: What Was Your Favourite Writing Song of 11-31?

It’s that time again! Your chance to vote for the next set of Today’s Writing Song. If the poll doesn’t work for you, just leave your vote in the comments and it will be counted. If you want to vote … Continue reading

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Day 31: Today’s Writing Song

The ultimate song for all you dreamers and writers! Contains some beautiful space photos as well. DREAM WEAVER — Gary Wright This is the final music post of the May 2017 set of Today’s Writing Song. Songs 1-10 were posted … Continue reading

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Day 29: Today’s Writing Song

In honour of my guitar ensemble performance yesterday, here is Asturias (Leyenda) by Isaac Albeniz played first on violin by David Garrett, then on classical guitar played by John Williams and Ana Lidovic (whose concert I missed when she was … Continue reading

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Day 28: Today’s Writing Song

I first heard The Unguarded Moment by the Australian band The Church in 1983 (though it came out in 1981 on the debut album). An underappreciated song, it didn’t play often on the radio. When I finally heard it in … Continue reading

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