It’s been a long, long time.

Seventy-five years ago today. On August 15, 1945, Japan surrendered and World War II was finally over.  The troops would be coming home! “It’s Been a Long, Long Time”– was a 1945 hit that sings the perspective of someone welcoming home a soldier. The war wasn’t even officially over yet when Bing Crosby made his…

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Give us this day our daily bread.

Listen while you read The Albert Hay Malotte setting of “The Lord’s Prayer” is probably not one you would expect to fall under the theme of “State Fair.”  It’s not from a fun musical or even based on a folk song with strong cultural roots. It works, though, and we’ll tell you why. Something unique…

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We’ll Do the State Fair Better Than You – Even in a Pandemic

Through our songs this month we will sample each of the four elements of the “agricultural fair.” 

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