Music has always played an important role in my life
Growing up in Wedgeport, Nova Scotia, Mom and Dad owned a dance hall, where every Wednesday and Saturday night my sister , brothers and myself had the pleasure of listening to local bands playing for dances in this hall. If there were no bands available records would fill the void.When Dad had a chance to relax he liked to put on some of these old 78`s and listen to “his” music.
One particular time of year that is forever etched in my memory is Christmas. Mom and Dad enjoyed listening to Christmas songs by the likes of Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole, Perry Como and others. I can still see the smile on Dad`s face and hear him say “ecoute ca, ecoute ca”!
Midnight mass was a special time… of course we were not allowed to go until we were “old enough” or until the time came that we didn`t bebieve in certain things! That beautiful Christmas music has stayed with me. Recently I recalled a song that was sung regularly at midnight mass by a r
Genre: Holiday: Spiritual
Release Date: 2011