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October 31st

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A Hallowe'en song for the young and the young at heart. I hope teachers of children's dance/theatre/physical education will use this song. Let me know, because I would love to see expressive interpretations of it by enthusiastic children! If you are nearby I would come see!

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Musicians: Mike Cowie:  muted trumpet, shaker, tambourine; Larry Bjornson:  acoustic bass; Dave Burton:  drums; Holly Arsenault:  piano;          Kevin Breit:  guitar; Lisa MacDougall:  background vocals; Danny Martin: trombone in cup; Doris Mason:  background vocals; Chris Mitchell:  flute, alto sax; Jeff Reilly:  bass clarinet. Music arranged by Mike Cowie. All songs written and sung by Karen Robinson.

TORCH

Karen Robinson

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TORCH 

I’m Glad There Is You, Dorsey/Madiera   The Very Thought of You, Noble   Crazy, Nelson   I Don’t Know Enough About You, Lee/Barbour   For All We Know, Coots/Lewis   Maybe You’ll Be There, Gallop/Bloom   Misty, Garner   Perfect, Hampton Callaway/Barbour   Blue Moon, Rodgers/Hart.   Honeysuckle Rose, Razaf/Waller  

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Karen Robinson Vocals, cabassa, drums; David Findlay Piano: Honeysuckle Rose, The Very Thought of You, Misty, Perfect, Blue Moon, Trombone: The Very Thought of You, Keyboard programming, bass, additional percussion and various: I’m Glad There Is You, Misty, Blue Moon, The Very Thought of You. Additional piano: I Don’t Know Enough About You;  Holly Arsenault: Piano: Crazy, Maybe You’ll Be There, For All We Know, I’m Glad There Is You, I Don’t Know Enough About You; Chet Doxas: Tenor Saxophone; Manitoba Hal: Ukulele: Honeysuckle Rose

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Delay is Not an Option

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The story of how we humans have oppressed others who are different from us is a long and cruel one. My ancestors came to Canada to escape persecution in Europe. Every age seems to have its own examples. I wrote this song during a 21st century event but the speaker could be making his or her proud request for help from any century's example.

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She's A Keeper

Karen Robinson

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My first album is still going strong.

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Karen made a CD of traditional songs, stories and games from her mother's side of the family. It is in the Yarmouth, NS archives and collections. It may be of interest. Copies are available through her contact page.

Daniel and Lydia Sweeney's Family

produced by karen Robinson 2001