Author Susanne Kessaris knew from the miraculous births of her children that God was speaking to her early on about letting go, but like most parents, she wanted to cling tightly and was not prepared for the day they grew up. In Bagpipes, Planes, and Strings, she talks about how she fought to surrender to God's will through a series of events.
Sound Innovations for String Orchestra, Book 2 continues your student's musical journey by teaching with segmented presentation of new concepts and introducing ensemble playing. Isolating concepts and teaching them individually helps facilitate understanding of the more advanced material. Following the unique Sound Innovations organization, the book contains four levels, each of which is divided into several sections that introduces concepts separately and provides plenty of practice and performance opportunities to reinforce each lesson. Visit www.alfred.com/soundinnovations for more information. This title is available in SmartMusic.
When life's journey takes us through deep valleys of darkness, it is there where we learn to trust God for everything in our life and we realize His awesome presence. After the murder of her son, in the darkest valley of despair, Jane found the true meaning of God's extraordinay love. A woman of faith, Jane understands that God is in control of every situation. "The more we understand Him the more He fills us with peace and joy." Her true story and heartfelt poems are both a gift and a lesson. It is her prayer that each reader will find God who, in reality, is always present to them if they but look through the eyes of faith.