Laura Sandage

 
 

Con*Spire San Diego

SACRED EARTH San Diego

Thank you for joining me in creating a one of a kind event in your community!


Intake Questionnaire for Participants:

ConSpire_intake_San_Diego.pdf


Current Running Order in progress: SACRED_EARTH_SAN_DIEGO_singlepageoutline2.pdf

Old Running Order: SACRED_EARTH_SAN_DIEGO_outline1.pdf

 


SONGS/MATERIALS for Self-Rehearsal before we meet (in likely show order)

 

OPENING:

HUMBLY by Laurence Cole

POEM? 

[PRAYER_FOR_THE_GREAT_FAMILY2.pdf by Gary Snyder]-- might not use, or use parts?


ALL THINGS ARE CONNECTED SECTION


Chief Seattle Prayer

ONE WITH THE EARTH by Laura Sandage

LISTEN: One_with_the_Earth.mp3 (this will be adapted to our purposes)


TOUCHING BACK IN SECTION


MEDITATION ON A STONE

Mediation_on_a_Stone_.pdf (adapted printable version, original by Jill Hammer)

RECONCILIATION by Laura Sandage sheet music Reconciliation.satb.pdf

Listen: Reconciliation.5_tracks_1.mp3

Beauty is a Gateway poem/photograph (Elisheva)


NEEDING HELP & HEALING SECTION


Earth Teach Me poem by John Yellow Lark

Share longings/grief related to Earth (dis)connection?

WATER RITUAL MUSIC

WASH MY EYES by Greg Brown (all sing refrain?) Wash_My_Eyes_Rehearsal.m4a (this recording was from a rehearsal with a harpist friend-- just to give you an idea)

BLOOM song by Laura Sandage (Favorite of Nancy's--maybe to be sung by several people? Or Laura sings with backup singers? Or other ideas?) Listen: Bloom.mp3

ANCESTOR SKY PEOPLE chant by Harmony Grisman


RETURN TO CONNECTION SECTION


5 A.M. in the Pinewoods (poem by Mary Oliver) (Nancy and Cynthia)

HOLY FOREST CHANT (sing along)

Delicious Movement Manifesto excerpts with hand dancing/ live music

LIVELY ORIGINAL SONG/ CELEBRATORY VIBE?

 


SHARING BLESSINGS SECTION


KUDIKUKUDU rainforest chant by John Bowker

Rainforest_Chant.mp3

BLESSING trad. song lyric: Blessing on the blossom / Blessing on the fruit / Blessing on the leaf and stem/ Blessing on the root. Likely audience participation song.

Sharing blessings and intentions

GREAT TURNING by MaMuse: English only, in 3 parts

MAMUSE video

Oakland Thrive Choir video

Mamuse 2-part version

SHEET MUSIC: Great_Turning_in_C_-_Full_Score.pdf

LISTEN: The_Great_Turning.mp3

The_Great_Turning.soprano.mp3

The_Great_Turning.alto.mp3

The_Great_Turning.tenor.mp3

 


 


CLOSING: 

(Reprise Opening Poem in some way, or other prayer?)

WE SHALL SING by Laurence Cole

BOWS

John O'Donohue lines as benediction