Hello friends, and welcome to World Focus. Today I’m privileged to have singer / songwriter Larry Dilig in the studio. He has a song for us today. Larry, tell us about the carol you’re going to sing.
Larry: Well, the music was written by Gustaf Holtz, a famous composer of The Planets and many other classical classics. And this is called In the Bleak Midwinter. It’s a wonderful carol about the earth being hard as iron and people moving over it trying to find hope. I heard a version of it by Garrison Keilor a couple of years ago on Prairie Home Companion, and he’d updated it for the Obama era. That gave me confidence to just go, well I can do that! So here we are. Read More