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Songwriting Through Grief Our Blog Everything Music Funeral


Grief Project: 35 Songs for Mourning Your Child

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Not everyone wants or has a religious funeral service, but for those who do, funeral hymns play an important part in the memorial process.

Songs About Death

Tears In Heaven: 10 Inspirational Modern Funeral Songs - Funeral Zone Australia

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Looking for songs about missing someone who's special to you because they've passed away?

Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Bob Hillman. He's so great at his job.

An artist's lament exposed me to the rare power of real grief

If you've been reading this blog through the fall and into winter you might remember that I've been doing thought work and heart work and songwriter work ...

Lyrics from Ed Sheeran's gorgeous song "Supermarket Flowers". The perfect funeral music for Mom.

Dancing In The Sky Dani And Lizzy Lyrics - YouTube

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Dealing with the death of a loved one is difficult for everyone. Dealing with loss is even more challenging for those in the recovery process.

The Role of Music in the Grief Process

Madonna cover art for "I'll Remember" single

Funeral poems to say goodbye

9 Reasons It Is Not Crazy To Grieve A Celebrity Death - What's Your Grief

Clouds in the sky

10 beautiful Shakespeare readings and poems for a funeral

Nashville singer-songwriter Ellie Holcomb starts off a spring tour in support of her new album "Red Sea Road" with a Thursday concert at Common Grounds.

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Music can help us grieve, especially when we don't have the words. Here are memorial slideshow songs.

On July 14, 2008, 30-year-old singer-songwriter Katie Reider lost her 13-month battle with cancer. The myofibroblastic inflammation tumor that first ...

How Music Enriches Your Life

Glory by Louise Fraser with Martin Tichy

Another ...


This sign served as a beautiful invitation for everyone to come together to celebrate the story of a wonderful life, which is what a funeral is truly about.

Ocean of Grief - Nightfall's Lament review

Ten-time ...

Singer/songwriter Yvonne Lyon (Image: Daily Record/Alasdair MacLeod)

There are different ways to measure the success of a YouTube music channel. Obviously, there is the overall view count. For popular music, these can be ...

Music and grief

Here's how I've learned to take care of myself and my family in the

30 Days, a journey of love, loss and healing: Produced and Edited by Craig Taubman, Craig Taubman: 9781886926240: Amazon.com: Books

“Education is what you have left when everything you thought you knew and believed has been shot to hell.”

The John Wick series is the ultimate love, loss, and grief recovery story. (p/c Lionsgate)

David Ivor Davies (15 January 1893 – 6 March 1951), better known as Ivor Novello, was a Welsh composer and actor who became one of the most popular British ...

Love was good to him: Johnny Cash, set to rest next to his beloved

Nipsey Hussle memorial highlights: Touching eulogies, lively celebration

Although many of the friends of the widow thought she was just kidding, attendees of the funeral were surprised and delighted to see this sign at her ...

The Creativity Of Grief

Heartsong Blog Excerpt Performance at Kulak's 3-26-19

3) Goodbye's The Saddest Word by Celine Dion

2018: The Year in Music

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My Shining Star Meditation Song Blog Excerpt

Canadian poet, songwriter and artist Leonard Cohen has died | Breakfast Television Toronto

The four-headed group around vocalist, Nicole Boychuk, and guitarist, Ashton Burns, was able to gain a lot of international attention with their 2015 ...

Diana's funeral and music

Music: A Blanket Thru Grief A playlist for those that have lost a loved one.

The Sweet Comfort of Funeral Songs

A frenzy of activity tends to follow immediately after someone dies: planning or attending a memorial, preparing an obituary or eulogy, and dealing with ...

Death/doom metal bands


Nebraska Exposed will return to South By Southwest for the fourth time on March 13, with bands and solo artists from Lincoln and Omaha going to Austin, ...

Notes on what I want said, done, played at my funeral .

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Virtute the Cat Explains Her Departure

I heard Amos Les recently say on “The Rights to Ricky Sanchez” that he is probably recognized more in Philadelphia for being a guest on the podcast than for ...

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Mourners gather in Belfast for funeral of singer-songwriter Bap Kennedy

Songs For Political Action (10-CD)

Kalie Shorr Discusses Grieving in Public, Learning How to Write Songs About Her Sister's Death

Mass grief manifests itself in a number of ways. Make-shift memorials pop up outside the celebrity's home or near other locations that were important to ...

In less than 15 years, Curtis Stephan has leapfrogged from promising young songwriter to one of the most productive forces in liturgical music today.

The comments I receive daily on Insight Timer are definitely my fuel.

Rock Funerals

A film about revered troubadour Guy Clark—The Dean of Texas Songwriters—The Dylan Thomas of American Music—Pancho to Van Zandt's Lefty.

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Amos Lee - My New Moon

"Angel" is a song by Canadian singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan in 1997.

Altars of Grief - Iris 01

It's easy to understand why it is a popular funeral song as it is in the same group of folk songs that are universally loved such as Amazing Grace and Ave ...

Awkward and stoic, we Brits are terrible at dealing with death – but in Mexico and Iran the grief is shared

A Pair of Albums About Grief - Listening to Music in Venice, California

Judy Garland's British death certificate (click on image to enlarge)

So I shuffled my plans around to make space for funeral, family, and grieving. I went down to Cincinnati last weekend for a lovely show at the Listing Loon ...

Riccie Oriach is a 27-year-old singer-songwriter born and raised in the Dominican Republic. His love for music started at a very young age by performing in ...

The Grieving Teen : A Guide for Teenagers and Their Friends: Helen Fitzgerald: 9780684868042: Amazon.com: Books

Song About Death No. 14: “Drink A Beer” By Luke Bryan