May This Be An Opening

Composed and Performed by Gretchen Sleicher


Lyrics


May this be an opening
May I be an opening
May we be an opening
An opening to love

May this be an opening
May I be an opening
May we be an opening
An opening of love

May this be an opening
May I be an opening
May we be an opening
An opening for love




Notes


With so many challenges and losses we face, this is a song to pull out of the pocket and remind us that every loss can be an opening to/of/for love. The this in the first line of each verse can be anything, but especially our sorrows. The tantric flip reveals the love behind the pain, always a chance for opening.

The song was written in 4 parts for a choir, and sounds great with basses singing that part an octave lower. It can be sung with hand motions suggesting opening.

Flower image courtesy of Meganne Forbes.

Music and lyrics by Gretchen Sleicher.

Music and lyrics are copiable, adaptable, and
shareable, under the following:
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Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.


 


Song and Parts



May This Be An Opening

May This Be An Opening

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Part 1 -- Alto

Part 1 -- Alto

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Part 2 -- Soprano

Part 2 -- Soprano

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Part 3 -- Tenor

Part 3 -- Tenor

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Part 4 -- Bass

Part 4 -- Bass

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