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#655010 - 01/22/03 10:35 PM Music suggestions, please ?
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At one of my schools, we are naming the computer lab in honor of a teacher who died right before Christmas. She had cancer and fought it very bravely. Does anyone have a song that can be sung that would fit this ceremony? The only one I can think of is "Wind Beneath My Wings". It should not be a religious song as that was done at her funeral. I am hoping those of you that are more into pop music can help me. Thanks, RickG
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#655011 - 01/24/03 01:16 AM Re: Music suggestions, please ?
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"Goodbye My Friend" by Linda Ronstadt. It's on her "Cry Like a Rainstorm, Howl Like The Wind" cd. Alot of choral groups do this one. It's a great song written by Karla Bonoff.

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#655012 - 01/24/03 10:19 PM Re: Music suggestions, please ?
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Thanks ! Great suggestions.

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#655013 - 01/24/03 10:20 PM Re: Music suggestions, please ?
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Thanks ! Great suggestions.

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#655014 - 01/28/03 01:20 AM Re: Music suggestions, please ?
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I was just playing "Tears in Heaven" by Eric Clapton; an extraordinary, beautiful but simple tune.
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#655015 - 02/03/03 01:55 AM Re: Music suggestions, please ?
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Rick, this may not be helpful if you need something appropriate for a group, but here's a really moving solo that's been recorded by Andrea Bocelli and Sarah Brightman:

"Time to Say Goodbye" (or Con Te Partiro, in Italian)

I've heard a lot of tunes in my 46 years, and this is one of my favorites. The verse melody is flowing and very tender, but the refrain is noble, and tragically majestic.

-Jimbo
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#655016 - 03/05/03 03:14 PM Re: Music suggestions, please ?
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Rick,
A beautiful number is "Fields of Gold" by Sting. A moving version was recorded by Sara Cassidy who died of breast cancer in her early years. It will move anyone to tears.

Dan
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