1) love lifts us 3:16

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

David Burham violin

Paul J. Biondi flute

Ed Dee, guitar

Ken Sokolov, bongos

Bill Veley bass

Roger Briand, guitar and backup vocals

Carol Bergsma, backup vocals


2) oh mr weatherman 3:15

Laurie Childers, rhythm guitar and vocals

Paul J. Biondi, saxophones and flute

Ed Dee, guitar

Bill Veley, bass

Ken Sokolov, drums


3) into beauty 2:45

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

David Burham, violins

Bill Veley, bass


4) too many names 3:12

Laurie Childers, rhythm guitar and vocals

Paul J. Biondi, saxophone

Ken Sokolov, drums

Bill Veley, bass

Gerry Remple, guitar

Roger Briand, mandolin and guitar


5) singing freedom 3:09


Laurie Childers, keyboard and vocals

Bill Veley, bass

Mina Carson, backup vocals

Shelley Willis, backup vocals, djembe and shaker

Roger Briand, backup vocals


6) when the war is over 4:37

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

David Burham, violin

Dave Bender, flugelhorn

Bill Veley, bass

Ken Sokolov, drums


7) the bait 3:41

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

David Burham, violin

Joe Caspriowiak, clarinet

Bill Veley, bass

Ken Sokolov, drums


8) in this place 3:04

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

Dave Bender, trumpet

David Burham, violin

Paul J. Biondi, flute

Bill Veley, bass

Ken Sokolov, bongos



9) ten year storm 3:49

Laurie Childers, rhythm guitar and vocals

Paul J. Biondi, saxophones

Roger Briand, electric guitar, shakers, backup vocals

Ken Sokolov, drums

Bill Veley, bass


10) lost 4:13

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

Artis (the Spoonman), spoons

Roger Briand, percussion, guitar, and backup vocals

Bill Veley, bass


11) manifest destiny revisited 0:54

Laurie Childers, drum, vocals, cedar flute

Wolf, howl


12) lift the burden 2:06

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

David Burham, violins

Paul Biondi, saxophones and flute

Bill Veley, bass


13) B here now 2:59

Laurie Childers, piano 3:04


14) mystic child 3:16

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

Ken Sokolov, drums

Dave Bender, trumpet

Bill Veley, bass

Roger Briand, backup vocals


15) My Grateful Soul 2:29

Laurie Childers, piano and vocals

Mark Babson, violin

Bill Veley, bass


16) Firelight/Fearless and Free 5:02

(These spoken words are from The Art of Happiness by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler, M.D. Used by permission, arranged by Laurie Childers)

Laurie Childers, piano and spoken vocals

David Burham, violins

Bill Veley, bass