Covid restrictions have limited music in schools. This new carol was written to be produced by student instrumentalists and singers in year group bubbles from Years 7 to 11, rehearsing and recording independently at Chulmleigh Community College where the writer is Director of Music. The lyrics, which can be interpreted as religious or not, seasonal or any time of the year, celebrate the many good things that have been seen in our communities through the challenges we have all experienced, the small acts of kindness. The message is one of equality….goodwill to all, regardless of race, gender, beliefs.
This is a song about the Crimean War, and in particular Florence Nightingale. It came from the...