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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A Prayer of Pain, Fear, and Loss \\ our recording of “Bring Him Home”

In “Bring Him Home” Jean Valjean sings a prayer over Marius while he sleeps that sounds like it’s part lullaby, part heart cry, part reflection on his own mortality.

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La Vie En Rose | Postcards from France

Sometimes, the role of the artist is to inspire hope for the future. Sometimes, the role of the artist is to simply do that beautiful thing s/he does.

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