7-1/2 minutes to get us all on the same page so we're prepared for the ending of the book (which will be posted late Saturday and late Sunday)
Here's a run-up to the final 4 chapters that are now in the can, but there's still hours of work to do to synch them up to post -- so just a reminder of what this project is -- ALL the chapters are on youtube if you want to binge-watch and get ready for the final four chapters:
Run-up to BOOK 3, the final 4 chapters of LG https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Db4_URyUiu8&feature=youtu.be
Here's the book from start to the end of BOOK 2:
LUCY GAYHEART ALOUD ONLINE:
Chapter 1 and 2 of “Lucy Gayheart” 15-1/2 minutes
Chapter 3 "Lucy Gayheart” 20-1/2 minutes
Chapter 4: https://vimeo.com/403551305 (w/music) 19:37
Chapter 5/6: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kUsD1WDqfM 13:39
Chapter 7 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F0CcfYeLYSA 15:27
Chapter 8/9 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JfXuJCheio0&feature=youtu.be 16:58
Chapter 10: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cCAyL4Btb5s&feature=youtu.be 13:03
Chapter 11 “Lucy Gayheart”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H61u_rTXLes&feature=youtu.be 23:05
Chapters 12 & 13 of Willa Cather’s “Lucy Gayheart”
Chapter 14, 15, 16 - 30 minutes
Chapter 17: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tteGtiACV0 13:45
Chapter 18 aloud: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3A4pTy4_ifY 13:00
Chap 19, 20, 21: 17-1/2 minutes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTBCEDdTFyw&feature=youtu.be
BOOK 2, CHAPTER 1:
BOOK 2, CHAPTER 2:
Lucy Gayheart Book 2 Chapter 3 and 4:
Lucy Gayheart Book 2, Chapters 5, 6, 7
Lucy Gayheart Book 2 Chapters 8 & 9
Book 2 Chapters 10 and 11
These chapters will be up for a long time, so if you get a hankering for some Willa Cather, they'll be waiting for you.
- For decades Phil's sister Sonny Ochs has hosted these shows across the country -- tonight it's all LIVE and FREE on your screen
- We didn't know what songs we'd hear, and looking back on this, it's wonderful -- I list who plays when so you can skip to your favorites
- My live Hurdy Gurdy concert has been moved from indoors to online -- I'm joined by a dozen singer/songwriters each doing 2 songs -- from 7 PM to 10 PM Eastern
- It begins with a funny song for our times, "Stress" by Jim Infantino, ends with Kate Taylor's lovely, "I've Got A Message"
- A strong lineup for top to bottom -- the incomparable Jim Infantino opens, Kate closes, and an embarrassment of riches in between
- Columnist Jennifer Finney Boylan was inspired by the song to write about her best summer -- what was yours?
- The PFF asked me to help MC, and to do a 15-20 min minute set, which is the exact length of this one song, which is based on something that really happened
- Starting with Brooks Williams in Cambridge, UK --- closing with B&B in the US -- next month Bob Lind is headliner (yes, The Elusive Butterfly Of Love guy)
- Wonderful food (dining room opens at 5:30) -- spectacular desserts -- LIVE entertainment -- Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door.
- Believe it or not, when I wrote this song inspired by the 2009 Scripps Spelling Bee, I SPELT TWO WORDS WRONG! Finally I've made up for it.
- Jimmy Webb wrote the perfect song for the launch back in 1978, and here Michael Feinstein sings it.
- Have a favorite in the show? Here's when each performs so you can zip right to them --