Peggy Weston, author and indie publisher ~
Peggy Weston packs a lot in this treasure, exploring the origin of song, the evolution of language to lyrics; how and why sound - thus singing, affects us so deeply on different levels. The diversity of music genres and why their music messengers are to be appreciated. She shares history, science, poetry, and joy in this legacy for all.
“Soulful, insightful and a beautiful, helpful little gem of a book…..congratulations…
I love the mystery of art…..Herb Alpert." July 28, 2022.
Herb Alpert, "Creator and innovator, musician and producer, artist, philanthropist. American trumpeter who led Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass in the 1960s. During the same decade, he co-founded A&M Records." https://www.herbalpert.com
"It focuses on many little known secrets about the healing and joyful effects of music on both the musician and listener and should be in the hands of every serious student of song."
Jan Mumma, journalist and former editor of Voice of America. July 2020.
"Wonderful book! It would be a valuable book for incoming university voice students."
Emeritus Professor Richard Lundquist, SUNY Fredonia; jazz musician. July 2020.
James 'Saxsmo' Gates, Director of Jazz, VA State University. July 2020.
Union Institute & University, Authors of Union '21 _August 26, 2021 issue.
"Welcome to Authors of Union, highlighting our many published authors who are transforming lives and communities."
By alumna Peggy Weston (B.A. ’08)
"Peggy Weston’s love of music led her to research the origin of song, why humans sing, and the science behind the music in A Legacy of Song: Joy, Purpose. Healing. A tribute to the value of vocal music throughout history and why we should welcome it into our lives. The professional singer, actress, educator, and businesswoman has been performing since the age of six. Learn more about the multi-talented Peggy Weston."
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Printed and Distributed by Lightning Source.
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The Book Release was July 1st, 2020.
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