Love Around the World
Love Songs to Bring Us Together
. . . to understand how people
- and music -
that at first
might seem different,
are more alike than
we might realize.
Not just romantic love songs – but also songs about love among family, friends, even strangers . . .
. . . because love among strangers makes friends.
from Musicians & Writers including
Bob Marley (Jamaica) • Regina Spector (Russia) •
France (Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel) • Tanzania/India (Freddie Mercury) •
England (The Beatles...and many others) • Canada (Joni Mitchell) •
plus Lebanon, Italy, Norway, Ireland, Sweden . . .
and U.S.-born of various ancestries & heritages:
Fats Domino, Nina Simone, Linda Ronstadt,
Sly Stone, and many many others . . .
sing along . . .
and learn about & play World instruments
sing familiar World Love songs
learn new songs
play World percussion instruments (from Africa, Middle East, India, Mediterranean), including djembes, darbukas, frame drums, tambourines, maracas, triangles
play ukuleles (Hawaii, Portugal)