Plum Pilgrimage:

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When I’m not making music I’m often in the garden getting inspiration—and working. These are notes from the orchard. More than 10 years ago we planted a beautiful semi-dwarf Methley plum tree in our garden courtyard. (first picture) We named him Mr. Plumly. After 5 years of growth and 2…

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Christmas Heart

Joyce “Earth Mama” Rouse presents Christmas Heart, a holiday-themed music CD for the whole family. Some of the songs have religious themes that celebrate God’s love and the birth of Jesus Christ; all are shining with the universal joy and camaraderie of the season. An included lyric booklet makes Christmas…

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A SONG OF PEACE BY JEAN SIBELIUS

I wrote this blog post for CHILDREN’S MUSIC NETWORK (CMN) as a guest blogger and am re-posting with their permission. Many creative artists and musicians felt moved by the burning of the twin towers of the World Trade Center in 2001 to create works of art in the years following,…

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