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We Brought The Summer With Us (Thugamar Fein an Samahradh Linn)

We Brought The Summer With Us (Thugamar Fein an Samahradh Linn)

Posted on Apr 30, 2020 in Uncategorized |

Happy Beltane (or May Day as you may know it)! The verse above comes from an ancient summer-welcoming carol called Thugamar Fein An Samahradn Linn, one of the oldest known songs in the Irish language. When I first heard it performed by The Gloaming, I promised myself that one day I would find out what it meant and learn how to sing it. The full English...

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Grand Re-Opening!

Grand Re-Opening!

Posted on Apr 27, 2020 in Uncategorized |

Hello friends! I wanted to let you know that, after a five-year hiatus to focus on starting a family, my vocal studio is opening again. I’m really excited to get back into doing something I love so much and especially at a time like this, when a bunch of us (some with kids!) are stuck at home and looking for ways to take advantage of our...

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Do me a favor today…

Do me a favor today…

Posted on Apr 8, 2020 in Uncategorized |

I am asking a favor of all of you today: SING! Why? Singing transmutes negative energy. Have you ever experienced how your mood can lift after singing, whether it’s solo or with a group of people? Or the opposite…how it’s extremely difficult to sing when crying or when you’re so mad your body is super-tense? When I’ve been in one of...

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New Song!

New Song!

Posted on Apr 7, 2020 in Uncategorized |

Skye Harvey|Self-Portrait In Metamorphosis When I was given the opportunity to contribute to the new issue of Kindred Online Magazine with the theme of WELCOME, I had to consider which of my unreleased songs I was going to take the time to flesh out. I quickly landed on “Things You Do Not Know”. I wrote this song while pregnant with my...

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