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Chinese Music Video Makes Intense Homework -因為你全然的愛我 Because You Completely Love Me

Last week I wrote about how I rewrote (in Chinese) a popular Chinese song into something I could relate to more. This week, I’m posting a music video of it. But it is hard to sing in a language I’m not fluent in! Anyway, I captioned the Chinese characters on it, too, which was more […]

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NLTFOT: God the Man to the Tune of Spiderman

I was minding my own business one afternoon last week, doing some chores, when my daughter tuned on some music. A couple of songs into the list, the theme from Spiderman came on and I found myself thinking that would be a fun tune for new lyrics for this category of New Lyrics to Familiar […]

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NLTFOT: The Road to Heaven Instead of Shambala

Not that I put myself in the same category with them, but it’s pretty well known that classical composers have regularly reclaimed familiar old tunes for their own work. Sometimes is was a variation of a whole song. Sometimes it was just a section. It is also believed that a number of older hymns (for […]

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How Regular Singing or Blowing to Play an Instrument Are Cross Training for Your Whole Fitness Experience

Likely you’ve heard about the healthy hearts of professional opera singers. I don’t think you have to be a musician on that level to benefit from aerobic musicianship. In fact, you don’t even have to be a good singer. There are a few ways that this sort of activity contributes to your overall fitness, and […]

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NLTFOT: Beethoven’s 5th Perfect Music for There is One God

Sometimes it is just time to have fun with music.  This evening we are meeting with a small group of truly Christian believers in our home.  It is our habit to sing together in a joyful and creative way, because the Spirit that God gives is the source of all life, music and other good […]

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