"The Back Story of 'Hark the Herald Angels Sing' "
Every year at this time my family and I watch "It's a Wonderful Life." At the end of the movie Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed and all of Bedford Falls join in singing the famous ca...
Posted: December 06, 2011, 08:30 AM
"The Story Behind 'O Holy Night' "
It's a tough song to sing isn't it? Also hard to play on the piano (so I've been told). But it is the "show stopper" at many Christmas cantatas. You just can't help b...
Posted: December 14, 2011, 10:13 AM
The Story of "O Come O Come Emmanuel."
I have loved singing this song at Christmas time. The tune is slow and majestic and "haunting" and thrilling. The theology of the words is impeccable. The song is anc...
Posted: December 21, 2011, 08:33 AM