A Mass for US
The Gregorian Chant and Throat singing were found on an old cassette tape and are borrowed for this album. I wish I'd feathered them inbetween songs in a more subtle way. The forms I worked in wouldn't let me.
This Mass may or may not be religious, but it is spiritual, in the corniest sense of the word. It comes directly out of the mess our country is in. The dichotomy between the outer world and my inner world in a lovely little village is bazaar. At home, life is swimmingly beautiful. Good friends, good town with a government of concerned and transparent people and then...the chaos gripping the county with every ugly thought and action bubbling up from the darkness. We need to pray for us, for the US.