Abide With Me (traditional)

from by Sara Bouchard

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A traditional New Orleans spiritual, based on an arrangement by Thelonious Monk. During this musical interlude, the bride and groom were tasked with potting a peace plant, combining earth sourced from their respective childhood backyards in Maryland and California.

Recorded at the wedding of Sara Bouchard and Alan Biller on June 18, 2016 at the Howland Cultural Center in Beacon, NY.

trumpet: Jake Henry
tenor saxophone: Anna Webber
tuba: Liz Prince


from Music for a Wedding, released July 5, 2016



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Sara Bouchard Brooklyn, New York

I am a multi-disciplinary artist and songwriter with a strong foothold in American roots. My work explores the intersection between sound, story and environment. I perform solo and with my band Salt Parade.

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