Showing posts from February, 2018
                                  SING THE MESSAGES FROM YOUR SOUL      I find myself in that odd place where we all occasionally pause--because we can express our deep feelings in music, but sometimes find it difficult or impossible to express them in spoken words. Listening to Judy Collins and the exquisite beauty of her singing, I feel the chills.....I clearly remember events of a decade and a half century ago....I recall vividly how those of us in the 60's, who were tormented and torn between love and anger, between war and peace, between hope and we nestled in the refuge of music like a bear cub, wrapped in the safety of its warm winter den.      As we approach the half-century anniversary of the end of the 1960s, we find our world and our nation deeply immersed in conflict, confusion, polarities, extremes of beauty and ugliness. I believe we need music more now than many of us ever have. As is typical of people my age, I worry a bit that the brevity and spe