Category Archives: New York

10 January 2019

Got back to walking even though I am fighting a cold.

Walk. Morningside Gardens.

Friend – Roberta Flack
Adan Garcia – Ruben Blades
No Easy Walk to Freedom – Peter, Paul & Mary
Almost Cut My Hair – Crosby, Stills & Nash
Sell My Soul – Midnight Oil
Blind Love – B.B. King
Caide Sin Don Te Sin? – Clannad
Escucha Me – Gipsy Kings
You – Marvin Gaye
Do You Hear the People Singing – Les Miserables
Stories – Maura O’Connell
When Something Is Wrong with My Baby – Sam & Dave
How High the Moon – Ella Fitzgerald
Universal Soldier – Buffy Sainte-Marie
Iame – Kashtin
Celtic Ray – Van Morrison & The Chieftains
Rocky Road to Dublin – Gaelic Storm

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8 January 2019

Yesterday’s workout led to today’s soreness and stiffness. As a result today became a rest day. Hopefully tomorrow will be a better day.

Some cooking did take place.

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7 January 2019

Gym at the Shire. Treadmill 10 minutes. Elliptical (for the first time in more than a year) 5 minutes. Workout with NK Body Philosophy.
Also walking around Morningside Gardens.
Should have stretched more.

Witnesses: Caravanserai – R. Carlos Nakai
Spiritual City – The Waterboys
Build A Levee – Natalie Merchant
Handle with Care – Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
Ghostdance – Bill Miller
Pure Mood – Spyro Gyra
Quality of Mercy – Michelle Shocked
Circle – Sarah McLachlan
Manic Depression – Jimi Hendrix
So Far Away – Carole King
Lagos Sound System – Les Barons
What a Wonderful World – Eva Cassidy
Magh Seola – Eileen Ivers
The First Person on Earth – Tracy Chapman
Dance to the Music – Sly & The Family Stone

 

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5 January 2019

Two walks – about 60 minutes total. Morningside Gardens.

Angels We Have Heard on High – Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Joy to the Word – Cwmbach Male Choir
The Bushes of Jerusalem – Tommy Sands
Christmas in the Trenches – John McCutcheon
The Rebel Jesus – The Chieftains
Christmas Must Be Tonight – The Band
I Pray on Christmas – The Blind Boys of Alabama
Good King Wenceslas – The Boys of County Bucks
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing – Celtic Woman
O Come, O Come Emmanuel – Pentatonix
People Look East – Choir of St. George’s Chapel Windsor
Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming – Darlene Silversmith
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day – Harry Belafonte
Away in a Manger – Jack Gladstone
I Saw Three Ships – North Coast Men’s Chorus
Angels We Have Heard on High – Robert Mirabel
Canticle of the Turning – Royer Cooney, Gary Daigle & Theresa Donohoo

The last day for the four songs to appear. Tomorrow will be one last playlist of Christmas music, even though it is Epiphany. But the “big four” will not appear.

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4 January 2019

Walk. Morningside Gardens.

O Come, All Ye Faithful – Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
The Bushes of Jerusalem – Tommy Sands
Christmas in the Trenches – John McCutcheon
The Rebel Jesus – The Chieftains
Christmas Myst Be Tonight – The Band
Joy to the World – Blind Boys of Alabama
Les Anges Dans Now Campagnes – Bruce Cockburn
First Noel – Celtic Woman
Silent Night – Pentatonix
O Holy Night – Nat King Cole
The Holly and the Ivy – The Roches

Again, several favorites repeat as the final days of Christmas playlists play.

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We Meet Again – 3 January 2019, 2

img_8717On the way to see Come from AwayNew York Christmas sights were visited.

The tree.

Rockefeller Center.

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We Meet Again – 3 January 2019

img_8715On the way to see Come from Away, some of the New York Christmas sights were viewed.

1251 Sixth Avenue.

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