One participant had read a Walt Whitman poem early in the week. Well, in no time, Yata had written an amazing song that captured the poem, the week and the island. Here is a snippet of its unveiling. Yata was as excited as a six year old to share it with us.
Yata is a singer, guitarist and prolific songwriter performing and recording folk music which incorporates the influences of jazz, rockabilly, gospel,country, blues and ballads into his songs. I'm honored to have Yata providing the music for this story. He will be back in story #11. Please check out his website: http://www.yatayata.com/.
The Book of Bartholomew provides two songs from Twin City area musicians with each story published. To listen to the songs, go to that weeks story at www.bookofbartholomew.com and click on a story cover. When the story opens, to listen to the first song or second song, click on the symbols:
To stop the songs, click on the symbols:
You can listen while you read or afterward.