Month: December 2016

Footprints In The Snow

Warm Days In Winter

There are four collies next door to us. Ned is the youngest and still believes in Father Christmas. The tune is one of mine.

The Christmas Child

Written by Graham Kendrick

Only A Step Away

I was asked to provide some songs for a school play about a land ruled in a strict and orderly fashion by  The Directors, who introduce themselves to the audience thus: The turning point of the play comes when a little girl wonders if…

Nowell! Nowell! Nowell!

William Morris wrote the chorus, the words of which run: Nowell! Nowell! Nowell! Nowell sing we clear! Holpen are all folk on earth, born is God’s Son so dear! Nowell! Nowell! Nowell! Nowell sing we loud! God today hath poor folk raised and is casting…

Love Is The Greatest Thing

‘Go to the park,’ said my wife, ‘someone’s leaving Christmas angels on the benches for people to find!’ So down I went and sure enough I saw one and took a photo. I walked about looking for more but they’d all been taken. Then…

The Maid And The Box

From the album Fools’ Pleasure. The menus at the top of the page list all the CD albums of songs I’ve gathered over more than 50 years. Click on a title to go to the recording.