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12 November 2019

Walking. Treadmill. Core work.
Don’t Play That Song – Aretha Franklin
Mae Frances – Sweet Honey in the Rock
Morning Has Broken – Cat Stevens
Who’s Gonna Stand Up – Neil Young
Dance with My Father – Nuttin’ But Stringz
Sometimes a Prayer Will Do – Celtic Woman
Brown Eyed Handsome Man – Chuck Berry
Only When You’re Close – Zendaya
Here’s a Health to the Company – The Chieftains
Live Forever – The Highwaymen
Hands – Various Artists
Ooh Child – The Five Stairsteps
Slow Down – Keb’ Mo’
Hobo’s Lullaby – Joan Baez
The Butlers of Glen Avenue – Lunasa
Thinking of You – Loggins & Messina

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11 November 2019

Walking. Treadmill.
Walking with Henrik.
Core work and strength work with NK Body Philosophy.
All the Fine Young Men – Eric Bogle
No Man’s Land – Peter, Paul & Mary
Christmas in the Trenches – John McCutcheon
1916 – Motorhead
The Band Played Waltzing Matilda – The Pogues
Harry Patch (In Memory Of) – Radiohead
Paschendale – Iron Maiden
On Battleship Hill – PJ Harvey
Pipes of Peace – Paul McCartney
Soldiers – Julia Turner
Keep the Home Fires Burning – Steven Isserlis & Connie Shih
Some Mother’s Son – The Kinks
Going Home – Randy Newman
One – Metallica
Poppy Day – Siouxsie and the Banshees
Canticle of the Turning – Princeton Seminary Choir

 

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10 October 2019

There are days when I don’t feel like working out and I push myself and get the workout done. Today  the music pulled me through.

I did not want to work out; in part I blame the flu shot I received early this morning. But I had already made my playlist. This would have been my father’s birthday (he died in 1974). His taught high school band and then became a school administrator. But he kept his hands in music, directing among other groups a community band. For a couple of years I played baritone horn in the band. This playlist consists of songs the band played. Except as otherwise noted, all the songs are by Leonard Bernstein and the  New York Philharmonic – one of my dad’s favorite groups.

Gym at the Shire.
Treadmill. Walking. Core work. Stretching.
Scotland the Brave – The Isle of Cumbrae Pipe Band (we played this one with a pipe band in Grove City)
The Thunderer
Washington Post
Hands Across the Sea
Under the Double Eagle
The  British Grenadiers
The National Emblem
March of the Toreadors from Carmen
Grand March from Aida
Colonel Bogey

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8 October 2019

Gym at the Shire. Strength work. Core work. Stretching. Treadmill – slow jogging and walking.
Resonance: Homage to the Ancient Ones – R. Carlos Nakai
In My Life – The Beatles
Just Like a Woman – Calexico & Charlotte Gainsbourg
Soul Sister – Sam & Dave
The Pan Piper – Miles Davis
The Foggy  Dew – The Battering Ram
Treat Me Like Your Money – Macy Gray
Big – John  McCutcheon
Ni’bixi Dxi Zina – Binni Gula’za
Mama You Been on My Mind – Rod Stewart
Rambling Irishman – The Sands Family
Kol Hanshama – Abraham Jam
You Make Loving Fun – Fleetwood Mac
Down on MacConnachy Square – Brigadoon
John Henry – Harry Belafonte
High on Rebellion – Patti Smith Group
My Best Was Never Good Enough – Bruce Springsteen
The Dolphins – Richie Havens

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16 September 2019

Walk/slow jog. Morningside Heights.
Srength work. Core work. Gym at the Shire. With NK Body Philosophy.
Me Gustan Los Estudiantes – Tita Parra
El Pueblo Unido Jamas Sera Vencido – Inti-Illimani
Manifiesto – Victor Jara
Pisagua 1973 – Los Miserables
Victor Jara’s Hands – Calexico
Plegaria a un Labrador – Victor Jara
Aqui Me Quedo – Victor Jara
Victor Jara – Arlo Guthrie
Ten Long Years – B.B. King
Woke up This Morning – B.B. King
Troubles, Troubles, Troubles – B.B. King
Agua Que Va Caer – Santana
Luna Grande – Los Vikingos Del Norte
Como la Flor – Selena
Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps – Lila Downs
Piensa en Mi – Chavela Vargas
Palapa – Porter
Himno Nacional Mexicano

 

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14 September 2019

Walk / slow jog. Morningside Heights.
Core work. Stretching. Gym at the Shire.
Honshirabe – Shakuhachi
Holei – Dennis Pavao
Buskers – Vedran Smailovic & Tommy Sands
Welcome to the Rock – Come From Away
Quite Early Morning – Holly Near
Moanin’ at Midnight – Howlin’ Wolf
Get Your Rights, Jack – The CORE Freedom Singers
Rhythym Child – Carlos Jones and the PLUS Band
All Things Must Pass – Paul McCartney
Nahawand – Sharkiat
This Ain’t Livin – 2Pac
The Great Dust Storm – Woody Guthrie
Rain Rain Beautiful Rain – Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Make Yours a Happy Home – Gladys Knight & The Pips
Ancient Evenings & Distant Music – Solaris

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9 September 2019

Walk/slow jog. Morningside Heights.
Strength work. Core work. With NK Body Philosophy. Stretching. Gym at the Shire.
Look at That – Paul Simon
Raven Rendezvous – Paul Horn & R. Carlos Nakai
How Long – The Eagles
I Don’t Wanna Know – Indigo Girls
Under the Double Eagle – John McCutcheon
Mele Au Ka Lono Lani – Del Beazley
Voices – John Munro
Right Here Waiting for You – Blues Traveler
Hallelujah – k.d. lang
Thorn in Your Side – namoli brennet
We Know – Hamilton
Wildfires – John Trudell
Far Away in Australia – The Wolfe Tones
Cry Baby – Janis Joplin

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