This collection of songs surrounds us with reflections on human togetherness. We join together, we work together, we get together with one another. Say Hello is a beautiful song about openness to the new things, places, and people we encounter in life. Nicole brought the song to the FFM kids, and they wrote two additional verses based on their own experiences and ideas. With every voice, with every song, we will move this world along; and our lives will feel the echoes of our turning. Join in and sing along! Anywhere is an uplifting song by the Seattle-based, Kenyan-born singer-songwriter Naomi Wachira. And even though we live in different parts of the world, we all began the same way. Shine on, Lady of the Harbor. In the twentieth century it was a favorite song of the United Farm Workers for rallies and meetings.
Album: We Are One
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Our struggles are inextricably linked — we recognize that we as individuals, and thus our organization can, and must do better. We must commit to the work of anti-racism, using the unearned advantage of our mostly white skin to identify and dismantle the systems that contribute to the oppression of people of color - including our beloved singers and audience members. We are One Voice. For 30 years we have raised that voice in songs that have taught us and our audiences about inequality and oppression, while simultaneously increasing our empathy, compassion, and understanding of humanity. That being said, none of this is about us or our achievements. It is about injustice that cannot continue. Now is the time for us to utilize the most important skill in choral singing: to listen. Though we cannot advocate by singing together right now, we can participate in the protests, and educate ourselves. We will listen closely to hear the ways we have failed, and the ways that we can do so less in the future. One Voice Chorus is supported, in part, with funding from the N.
There is also a more challenging section in the middle, which can be sung by advanced choirs, or omitted if desired it requires 3 or 4 parts. The first concert was the most successful in terms of your song — most of the choirs had learnt the middle section, so we could perform it in its entirety. The other two concerts we only did the outer sections. I rehearsed it with them all together in front of the audience first, to check over the difficult bits, and then we did a performance. Now available from MusicSpoke! Click here to order a copy for your choir.
Or browse results titled :. Dick Grover Los Angeles, California. When folk music grew in popularity in the s, Dick was at the heart of the scene in southern New Hampshire, singing songs of unity and protest at gatherings of all kinds. After becoming a Baha'i in , he focused on themes of unity and community building through group singing and continues to do so today. Contact Dick Grover. Streaming and Download help. Report this track or account. If you like Dick Grover, you may also like:. Heart's Ease by Shirley Collins.