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1 March 2023

Gym at the Apartment. Treadmill.
Harry Belafonte. Korean Independent Movement Day.
Abraham, Martin and John – Harry Belafonte
Day O – Harry Belafonte
One More Dance – Harry Belafonte & Miriam Makeba
A Hole in the Bucket – Harry Belafonte & Odetta
Jamaica Farewell – Harry Belafonte
Oh Freedom – Harry Belafonte
Song of the Independence Movement – Oasis Music Choir
Soribotari Independence Movement Day – Soribotari
Peace for Whom – No Seung Hyuk
Walking Along the Road – Ye Ram
The Solitary Song – Kim Dong San
Movement/Korean Protest – Resist and Exist
If Your Heart Is Like Us – Hwang Kyung Ha
For Lack of a Better Words – Oh Jae Hwan
Peace – Jeong Jin Seok
Spiritual – Hyungjoo Lee, feat. Ye Ram
Independence Movement Day – DIA


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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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Christmas music 2012

Every year about this time, I post about Christmas music. Here I go again.

I like Christmas music. I manage to refrain from playing it on my iPod until Advent begins. Once that first Sunday of preparation and waiting dawns – away I go!

IMG00078-20111212-1925This year, after attending the Bring Leonard Peltier Home in 2012 Concert that he co-hosted with Pete Seeger, I purchased my first Harry Belafonte CD – a CD of Christmas music. I had known of Belafonte’s incredible commitment to social justice. Now, through the lens of Christmas, I appreciate him as an artist.
Two Christmas songs I have to hear over and again at this season are:

Christmas in the Trenches” by John McCutcheon

The Rebel Jesus” by Jackson Browne

How about you? What music speaks to you at Christmas?

See you along the Trail.

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