The Feast of Saint Nicholas of Myra | Dec. 6

Poor ol’ Saint Nick (270-343 C.E.) has endured some serious revision over the centuries….

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Please let me remind you of a couple of things that might make for lovely Christmas gifts this year…

Adventures in Songwriting: Epiphany on the Jordan

It never ceases to astonish me how songs come. I went away in pursuit of one song, and found myself pursued by another…

Story of Keening For The Dawn

This new CD project started in the spring of 2010 when I was travelling along an LA freeway with my friend…

2009 Christmas Symphony Concerts and Future Plans

I only have a few Symphony concerts this fall but am really looking forward to them. I  do love sitting on a stool by myself and having the freedom to sing whatever comes to mind.  But there is a certain musical experience that is only possible with a larger communion of musicians like a symphony. […]

Old Sage (Home Again)

  Old Sage  (Home Again) Music by Steve Bell / Lyric by Steve Bell and Jamie Howison   I remember how it started still Those are days that I remember well It was something in the stars that was new enough to tell There was something going down So we set off for a foreign […]

Every Stone Shall Cry

Every Stone Shall Cry Music by David Hurd – G.I.A. Publications Lyric by Richard Wilbur, Harcourt, Brace, Jevanovich A stable lamp is lighted Whose glow shall wake the sky The stars shall bend their voices And every stone shall cry And every stone shall cry And straw like gold will shine A barn shall harbour […]

I Heard the Bells

I Heard the Bells Music by J. Baptiste Calkin Lyric by Henry W. Longfellow I heard the bells on Christmas day Their old familiar Carols play And wild and sweet the words repeat Of peace on earth good will to all I thought how as the day had come The belfries of all Christendom Had […]

O Holy Night

  O Holy Night  O holy night The stars are brightly shining It is the night of the dear Saviour’s birth Long lay the world In sin and error pining ’til He appeared and the soul felt its worth A thrill of hope The weary world rejoices For yonder breaks a new and glorious morn

The Coventry Carol

  The Coventry Carol English Melody / Lyric by Robert Croo Lullay, Thou little tiny child Bye-bye lully, lullay Lullay, Thou little tiny child Bye-bye lully, lullay Oh sisters too, how may we do For to preserve this day This poor youngling For whom we sing Bye-bye lully, lullay Herod the King, in his raging […]