The title of this episode pretty much tells its story. Jay plays balm-like music, and delight-giving music—heavy on the Bach. At the beginning of the show, he asks, “Need I say that music is extra-important in these strange and trying times?” He answers, “Of course I don’t.”

Tracks played:

Bach-Petri, “Sheep May Safely Graze

Bach, “Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen

Bach, “Alleluia

Chopin, Étude in A flat, Op. 25, No. 1, “Aeolian Harp”

Haydn, Piano Concerto in D

Elgar, Nimrod Variation

Bach, Bourées from English Suite No. 2 in A minor

Bach, Gigue from English Suite No. 2 in A minor

Ochs, attr. Handel, “Dank sei dir, Herr

Bach, Allegro for keyboard only, Violin Sonata No. 6 in G

Trad., “Give Me Jesus

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  1. colleenb Member
    colleenb Joined in the first year of Ricochet Ricochet Charter Member

    Thank you Mr. Nordlinger. Always enjoyable and, in this case, especially soothing.

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    • April 23, 2020, at 2:27 PM PDT
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