June 29: Make a choice for love and joy… “Haven” by We Banjo 3. Happy Birthday to my friend, colleague and fabulous music teacher, Meghan Murray (and thanks for introducing me to a fabulous new band). LYRICS SPOTIFY
June 28: Life here is different…. “World Outside” written and performed by me with love to Camp Pembroke, my summer home from 1972-1980 (and the summer home of my daughter Rose Propp, mom Ruthie Klayman, aunt Diane Klayman Salzman, sister Caroline Sherman, cousin Natascha Sherman Hess, and now, my nieces Maya & Sadie Sherman.) For more camp songs, visit the SONGLISTS page on singdaily.com and click on CAMP PEMBROKE SONGS. SPOTIFY
June 26: I am so glad that Ruthie & Larry decided to pedal in tandem 59 years ago today; if you see them around town, be sure to wish them a Happy Anniversary! Here’s one of their favorites: “Bicycle Built For Two” written by Harry Dacre in 1892 (this version is sung by Nat King Cole.) Here’s a LYRIC VIDEO so you two can sing together! LYRICS & SONG HISTORY CHORDS SPOTIFY
June 25: Praise for the sweetness of the wet garden… “Morning Has Broken” with lyrics by Eleanor Farjeon put to music by Cat Stevens, now known as Yusuf. Thanks, Ann Mueller, for the suggestion; hope you had a great birthday on Sunday! LYRICS & SONGFACTS CHORDS SPOTIFY
June 21: Blast out the disco on the radio… “Rockaway Beach” * by the Ramones. Happy Summer and Happy Birthday to my brother’s wife’s brother’s wife Alisyn Camerota (thanks for the song suggestion) & Lynn Untermeyer Miller! xo LYRICS & GUITAR CHORDS SONG HISTORY SPOTIFY
* This is the 2nd try for today’s SOTD; there is no lyric video available, but this live version is even better!