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The Jazz Bird
… listen to the music streaming at Jane Beal’s SoundCloud

1. The Beginning of Spring (1:56)
2. The Jazz Bird (4:33)
3. The Maker’s Art (instrumental) (3:04)
4. Transforming Mystery (3:40)
5. Mother’s Hummingbird (5:20)
6. Waiting for Saint Nicholas (3:57)
7. Brewer’s Blackbird (3:46)
8. Wings and Fingertips Meet (3:57)
9. Love-Song (instrumental) (4:17)
10. As I Wandered On (4:30)
11. Chitter-Cheep-Spee (3:36)
12. In Flight (2:45)
13. Sorrow’s Heart (piano solo) (5:00)
14. Haunting (4:15)
15. Dos Alas (instrumental) (4:19)
16. Love-Song (3:55)

Andrew Beal: vocals, alto, tenor, baritone, & C-melody saxophones, acoustic, electric and bass guitars, cello, piano, flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, drum set, Geobones (hardwood tongue drum) and programming, mixing & engineering. Jane Beal: lyrics, vocals, flute, maracas, shakers, Geobones. Emma Carol: violin on “Waiting for Saint Nicholas.” Abraham Beal: watercolor cover image with cover design by Andrew Beal. Recorded at Firewater Phoenix Studios in California. Special thanks to God, Debbie & Gary. Produced by Rudy Holthuis and Jane Beal.

© 2014 Jane Beal – sanctuarypoet.net

Enjoy!

Listen to voice recordings
of sonnets from the Bird-Watcher’s Diary Entries:

THE BIRD-WATCHER REMEMBERS
WETLAND BIRDS
1992-1996 – HWY 37, Sonoma State University to Vallejo, California

WetlandBirds

THE BIRD-WATCHER REMEMBERS
THE SHAMA THRUSH
March 1997 – Oahu, Hawai’i

ShamaThrush

BIRD-WATCHER’S DIARY ENTRY
ON BREAD FOR BIRDS
16 May 2009 – Avila, España

BirdsinAvila

BIRD-WATCHER’S DIARY ENTRY
ON A NORTHERN CARDINAL
14 February 2010 – St. Valentine’s Day – Wheaton, IL

ValentineCardinal

BIRD-WATCHER’S DIARY ENTRY
ON THE TRUE RETURN OF SPRING
10 April 2010 – Wheaton, Illinois

ReturnofSpring

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