Archive for October 2013

THE EMOTION AND HEART IN A SONG

Choosing the right songs – songs that connect and stories that take on deep meaning. This week, I was researching songs for the Parkinson’s group of singers.  This is a wonderful group of seniors who love singing and find ways to proactively live with Parkinson’s. I began my research in the “American Songbook: the Singers,…

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RAGHAV

He was our guest at the January Turntable Creative in Calgary for singer/songwriters.  A Calgarian with a big presence in the UK, India and Asia and now happening in North America. His last hit single “Fire” charted #12 in Canada in 2011.  (It’s played regularly at Calgary Flames hockey games.)  His first album “Storyteller” sold…

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THE STORYTELLER

Randy Bachman has become iconic as the storyteller for the story inside the songs.  His weekly radio program on CBC “Vinyl Cafe” has been a hit with listeners across the country since 2005. I was a big Guess Who fan growing up in St. Catharines.  The first album I ever owned was the “American Woman”…

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