You Must Believe in Spring

Beneath the deepest snowsThe secret of a roseIs merely that it knowsYou must believe in spring When lonely feelings chillThe meadows of your mindJust think if winter comesCan spring be far behind? Just as a tree is sureIts leaves will reappearIt knows its emptinessIs just a time of year The frozen mountains dreamsOf April’s meltingContinue reading “You Must Believe in Spring”

Long Hard Climb

Composed by Ron Davies in the early ’70s and covered by countless artists in a myriad of ways – a sweet, sad, timeless classic. By the time Ron Davies died in 2003, he had written more than 600 songs – he will live on in his songs. Helen Reddy version (1973): https://youtu.be/KAvZYn4IoXIEsther Satterfield version (1976):Continue reading “Long Hard Climb”

The Need to Be

Esther Satterfield’s version : https://youtu.be/hpq1ivoMIhU was released in 1976. Her voice, one of unbelievable haunting beauty, is to be found on only a few recordings. First introduced to us through Chuck Mangione, Esther had a short career in the spotlight before retiring. She is surely missed by those who adored her. To for-fill to needContinue reading “The Need to Be”