Friday, June 26, 2015
Friday Music Two-fer
The great Van Morrison teams up with the great Chieftains on this live recording from County Antrim in 1999 of The Star of the County Down.
If you are of the Anglican persuasion, you might recognize this tune. We sing the same thing in church to hymns set to Kingsfold. While the more famous hymn is "I heard the voice of Jesus say" this one (sung by the Harvard University Choir) is called "We Sing for all the Unsung Saints," text by Carl B. Daw, Jr.