Wexford Carol, ‘s Umbo Aera, and The Holly and the Ivy
(on a private note: hearty congratulations to the red haired band boy who will be 79 next month!)
This will be part of the weekly online devotional for my church job, but it’s also part of a personal project of piano solo videos with soft-synth accompaniment, mainly American-Folk and Irish/UK-Folk music.
This is based on a Native American hymn traditionally sung to the four directions in the morning by the women of the community. The harmonization, arrangement, and orchestrations are my own, as well as the video performance. I’ve done several settings–orchestra, solo piano, and… Continue Reading “Sunday Morning Music: Wendeyaho”
My setting of an old early American hymn tune. It’s sung to a number of different texts.