Ehinger piano Simeon Pillich acoustic
Marc McClure electric guitar James Lee
Chris Bennett, Rand Bishop, Francesca Capasso
and Janis Liebhart choir
While strolling alongside the Velika River that
meanders through the heart of Skopje, Macedonia,
these verses virtually wrote themselves.
Something about the river at that moment
suggested a parallel with Life and its intrinsic
propensity for self-renewal.
Whereas all the other tracks in this collection
are guitar-driven, this one is propelled by
James Ehinger's gospelesque piano, until
elevated by Marc's stately electric guitar solo.
And God bless the choir!
The river casts her murky eyes toward heaven
But never stops to doubt that she must roll out
to the sea
And the secret of what takes her to her silence
Goes with her to her death beyond eternity
And the river just keeps flowin' on and on
The sun keeps goin' 'round to bring the dawn
And life just keeps on goin' 'til it looks as
though it's gone
But it really just keeps flowin' on and on
Just when it seems the night will last forever
The sun appears to kiss awake the darkness into
And though his life is short, he makes the
And knows deep in his heart that there's no
To understand the laughter of the Springtime
You have to see the summer melt away into the
But 'til you've known the endless sleep of
You'll never hear the cycle song of life at all