Sally Timms - Happiness

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lyrics

I ASKED professors who teach the meaning of life to tell

 me what is happiness.

And I went to famous executives who boss the work of

 thousands of men.

They all shook their heads and gave me a smile as though

 I was trying to fool with them

And then one Sunday afternoon I wandered out along

 the Desplaines river

And I saw a crowd of Hungarians under the trees with

 their women and children and a keg of beer and an

 accordion.

credits

from Carl Sandburg's Chicago Poems, released October 14, 2016
Jean Cook: violin
Therese Cox: accordion
Andrew Hall: upright bass
Clara Kennedy: cello
Dana Lyn: violin
David Nagler: piano, vocals
Jon Natchez: clarinet
Jessica Pavone: viola
Kelly Pratt: trumpets
Mike Pride: drums & percussion
Sally Timms: vocals

Lyrics by Carl Sandburg, Music by David Nagler

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David Nagler is a Brooklyn-based musician and composer. He is the founder and frontperson of NY metropolitan area pop group Nova Social, the musical director for Wesley Stace’s Cabinet of Wonders at City Winery, and the host of The Oracle Show at NYC piano bar Sid Gold's Request Room. ... more

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