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Resurrection Riff

April 16, 2017
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Resurrection –  say it softly, as one must after the softening notes go wherever notes go when they no longer sound. The day has gone by for me carrying the Word and the cello’s intensity Resurrection It doesn’t come from nothing It has a past.

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A Resurrection Riff

April 11, 2015
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Resurrection:  A riff on the Bach-Gounod Ave Maria played by cello and piano Resurrection –  say it softly, as one must after the softening notes go wherever notes go when they no longer sound. Resurrection As I write this it is snowing The snow falls like the notes of the music And though at times the…

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Jazz Vespers

March 23, 2015
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We had Jazz Vespers last night.  As I prepared by listening to jazz and reading in Jamie Howison’s God’s Mind in that Music:  Theological Explorations through the Music of John Coltraine, I was pulled into the conversation between freedom and constraint.

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