Track Liner Notes for Songs from Silence 

1. Songs from Silence - This is meant to seem a little like an improvisation, maybe after the concert is over. Just a few notes at the piano, a short detour into another key.
2. Years May Go By - I loved him once, but years have crept by. Years of separation. Years of silence. Years of solitude.
3. Fireflies - I think of children trying to catch fireflies in the dark. Then I think of parents and grandparents resting, lost in their own thoughts.
4. She Weeps Over Rahoon - Inspired by the James Joyce poem…

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Believe in the Song 

Here’s a secret.

If you believe in the songs you play or sing, you can represent several different genres and still be recognized by your style.

An audience member in Dallas once told me, “Just because it’s in a song, Sally, doesn’t mean it’s true”.

My answer? “It’s true while I’m playing it.”

That’s what I mean by my motto “Believe In the Song”.

Every piece of music worth its salt has a mood, a meaning, a message. You know this.

Compare a Sousa March, a Chopin Nocturne and a Beethoven Sonata. Or be more…

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