All Sons Daughters
Scott O'Halloran and Chrissie Harris are all grown up now. After years away from Alaska, Scott's back in town, and everybody's wondering if he's here to stay. Especially Chrissie, the girl he left behind…
This duet collection of 19 keyboard, vocal and instrumental pieces covering the Renaissance to the Romantic periods can be played together in harmony by any number or combination of instruments. Woodwinds, brass, strings, and percussion can play in like-instrument or mixed instrumentation. It's an all-purpose folio that makes sacred music fun Titles: Ave Verum Corpus (Mozart) * Battle Hymn of the Republic (Dunbar/Howe) * Cantate Domino (Pitoni) * Come Away to the Skies (American Folk Tale) * Eternal Father Strong to Save (Dykes) * God Created Heaven and Earth (Traditional Taiwanese Melody) * Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho (African-American Spiritual) * My Lord What a Morning (African-American Spiritual) * O Sons & Daughters, Let Us Sing (Traditional French Melody) * Praise Ye the Father (Gounod) * Rock of Ages (Traditional Jewish Melody) * Shalom (Traditional Jewish Melody) * Sinners Turn: Why Will You Die (Welsh Hymn) * Three Canons (Alleluia, Shalom, Gracious Lord) * Three Sacred Chorales (Bach) * Vater Unser im Himmelrich (Praetorius) * Walking in the Garden (Finnish Folk Song) * When I Survey the Wondrous Cross (Mason) * When I Think Upon Thy Goodness (Haydn).
"Mom, I'm gay." With three little words, gay sons and daughters can change their parents' lives forever. Twenty years ago, during a walk on a Mississippi beach, Ellen DeGeneres spoke those simple, powerful words to her mother. That emotional moment eventually brought mother and daughter closer than ever, but it was not without a struggle. In Love, Ellen, Betty DeGeneres tells her story: the complicated path to acceptance and the deepening of her friendship with her daughter, the media's scrutiny of their family life, and the painful and often inspiring stories she's heard on the road as the first nongay spokesperson for the Human Rights Campaign's National Coming Out Project.
What does it"really mean to be a good father? What did your father tell you, that has stayed with you throughout your life? Was there a lesson from him, a story, or a moment that helped to make you who you are? Is there a special memory that makes you smile when you least expect it? After the publication of Tim Russert's number one "New York Times" bestseller about his father, " Big Russ & Me," he received an avalanche of letters from daughters and sons who wanted to tell him about their"own fathers, most of whom were not superdads or heroes but ordinary men who were remembered and cherished for some of their best moments-of advice, tenderness, strength, honor, discipline, and occasional eccentricity.
The first of its kind: a compassionate exploration of how men deal with the deaths of their fathers. With Hope Edelman's Motherless Daughters, millions of women found comfort in the experiences of other women who had lost their mothers. But until now, no
From the award-winning author of No One Is Here Except All of Us comes an imaginative novel about a wealthy New England family in the 1960s and '70s that suddenly loses its fortune-and its bearings. Labor Day 1976, Martha's Vineyard. Summering at the family beach house along this moneyed coast of New England, Fern and Edgar-married with three children-are happily preparing for a family birthday celebration when they learn that the unimaginable has occurred: there is no more money.
Marriage is an important transition in the life of any adult who marries. But often when a son or daughter gets married, their relationships with their natal families changes. It is often said that a 'daughter is a daughter all of her life, but a son is a