Notes: I am thrilled to announce a 3-generational podcast!!! Our daughter, Rebecca Csuy (pronounced, "Soo-ee"), was kind enough to join me to record this lullaby I started singing to myself a few months ago.... and then Rebecca managed to catch Claire, their almost 3-year-old daughter, singing it to herself the next day! (If you wanted to skip ahead to that, it's at the very, very end of the podcast, as a bonus, and of course, I would completely understand!) Do you ever sing with someone who makes you feel better about your own voice just by the way they sing with you? That's how I feel about singing with Rebecca -- her voice is so true and released -- it helps me find the center in my own in some way. I wrote this song because I'm not always an easy sleeper... so one day after a rough night, I was trying to sing to myself to unwind and relax -- and this is what came. The white birds were seagulls, making a racket outside our apartment window... and just before I fall asleep, it feels like my thoughts turn white and begin to float -- and so the white thoughts.
Songwriter Info: That would be me, so both of the websites below have stuff...
Nuts & Bolts: 3:4, Ionian, melody with harmony
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10/5/2022 07:47:35 am
Among all the dozens of wonderful podcast episodes, this is my favorite episode of all! I might be a bit biased, because this episode features my wife, daughter and granddaughter, but really, it is a very, very special recording! I highly recommend listening.
10/5/2022 01:34:05 pm
I am so lucky to share parenting/grandparenting with you...
10/5/2022 09:19:32 am
I just loved hearing the two of you together. AND...What a bonus to hear Claire sing this lovely lullaby! Thank you.
10/5/2022 09:23:44 am
Sheer delight from beginning to the very end!!! Thank you, Patricia, Rebecca and Claire for bringing grace to a struggling time :)
10/5/2022 09:27:51 am
Thank you SO much for listening, Tom & Stephanie & Sue!!!
10/5/2022 10:26:33 am
Souds, literally, like you made the right move.
10/5/2022 01:32:43 pm
Hi Sandi! It was a bit of magic to be able to this, that's for sure... hope you're well...
10/5/2022 11:18:21 am
This is the sweetest thing I've ever heard! Love to you all!
10/5/2022 01:33:17 pm
Thank you, Resa! Going to share your song in Pocket Songs in a few weeks... looking forward to it! We miss you...
10/6/2022 02:35:13 pm
Claire did better with the words than I did! What a treat to hear the three of you. And I'd love to hear Tom in there too!
10/6/2022 05:08:41 pm
Oh, wouldn't that be sweet to have Tom in there, too???
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