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Schubert's Ave Maria


Catherine Best Gordon /sings Schubert's Ave Maria in honor of the Feast of the Annunciation.

The California stay at home order means no Mass today, so I decided to sing this to the trees in  the back yard.  I threw on a coat, set up a tripod and went for it.  No acoustics, no makeup, no filter.  Natasha (my Australian Shepherd) started barking at me when I sang, so I had to put her in the house.

It started to rain just as I finished, and I consider it a blessing. 

Be well, stay strong, and love your neighbor in these challenging days.

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Hope to see you at Sol-Y-Breath: 14709 Mono Way in the Sears shopping center at 2PM, Sunday, September 23rd for my free recital.

I can't wait to share my favorite classical songs with you, and to talk about what it takes to get to Carnegie hall.

The program lasts for about one hour, and then we get to visit and catch up too.

Thanks to Tully Baker, Van, and Colin for all their help and support.