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“Aberfan”: Rain – Rubble, Altered Interlude, Final Hymn (altered)

An extended excerpt of piano parts from Aberfan — survivors resuming the impossibility and hope of life forever altered in the aftermath.

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“Aberfan”, Final Hymn

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I discovered footage from the AP Archives that had no sound.  Here is a shot from that 5 minutes of film taken at the mass funeral of victims of the Aberfan disaster.

Here is a demo excerpt from Aberfan, Final Hymn, “Loving Shepherd of Thy Sheep”, sung at the service on the hillside.

Aberfan is a sponsored project of New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), a 501(c)(3), tax-exempt organization.  Make your contribution here.