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HOPE: A Choral Tribute to Nelson Mandela

Posted at 5:30 PM on December 6, 2013 by Tesfa Wondemagegnehu (2 Comments)
Filed under: Choral Music

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I am having an extraordinarily difficult time writing about the loss of this great leader...

"Where words fail, music speaks."
~Hans Christian Anderson

How Can I Keep From Singing

Oh, Yini

Prayer of the Children

Enjoy the Silence


Comments (2)

Well said.

Posted by Shelli Long | December 6, 2013 10:48 PM


Well done Tesfa. Balm for the soul.

Posted by Mary Schaefle | December 9, 2013 12:40 PM