Monica

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My Carnal life I will lay down


musician/member name: Music
Duration: 00:00:57
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Song from the book "Come life , Shaker life" arranged by Bill Collins Tuning C#,G#,C#, capo 1

Tonight I took out the Blue lion that has been sitting in its case for too long and revisited a book of Shaker tunes by Bill Collins. Not sure if I am playing the song right as I haven't heard anyone playing it on dulcimer. It is a sweet but melancholy song. "My carnal life I will lay down"
Monica
08/22/17 08:07:08AM @monica:

Thank you Mary and Robin. I love these arrangments ,Bill Collins did an amazing job. 


Robin Thompson
08/22/17 07:46:07AM @robin-thompson:

Monica, your play of this tune has a wonderful other-wordly sound. 


Mary MacGowan
08/13/17 02:25:57PM @mary-macgowan:

Oh my! I second the opinion of Strumelia on all counts! Haunting and beautiful, both visually and musically!


Monica
08/01/17 11:22:19AM @monica:

Thank you Strumelia for that review ,really warms my heart !


Strumelia
08/01/17 10:21:34AM @strumelia:

Monica, I love this lilting moody rendition- your playing is wonderful and sensitive.

The creative atmospheric lighting and setting of your video combined with the theme/title of the tune made me envision a nun in little monastery room vowing to leave behind earthly pleasures for a life of devotion.

Very beautiful!