The soundtrack to our lives~
the power to change life.......
for the better!(above: Louis Armstrong)
The Guitar is the symbol of hope~
people will never forget you!
(Bagpiper image from book Hugh Cheape's book Bagpipes, Banjo player, my father Joe Muller)
Music wakes up the soul and has the power to move a person to tears, especially gospel!
(above: Mahalia Jackson)
It can double our our joys,
(above: Life Magazine)
and divide our sorrows ~
(Above: New Orleans Jazz Funeral)
Music is a creative expression~
The drum is the heartbeat of a song~
(Above: Handscroll detail of a Chinese percussionist playing a drum for a dancing woman, Wikipedia)
Meet Terpsichore, the muse of choral song and dance~
(Above: Painting by Jean~Marc Nattier)
Did you know the lyre is a symbol of harmony?
(above: detail from an ancient Greek vessel)
Unexpected music adds joy to life!(above: Buskers in Prague)
Music has the
power to connect
people and promote tolerance.
(above: Bob Marley)
Hearing (or making) good music is heaven on earth! It makes people want to dance and be happy~
(above: Image from friend Marita)
(Above image: Tabu Perfume advertisement fro the 1960's)
Pray for us Saint Cecilia, patron Saint of music, that we might have the ears to hear!
(Above: Oil painting Saint Cecilia and the Ange by Carlo Saraceni)