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A Long Awaited Evening with Anne Murray

Filed under: Motivation — by Glenda at 8:24 pm on Thursday, May 8, 2008

Canadian music legend Anne Murray in concert
(Photo credit: Vancouver Sun)

Monday evening, after waiting a lifetime, I finally had the pleasure of seeing Anne Murray in concert! Having grown up with her music, a wave of emotion with a high water level moment overcame me when walked out on stage.

Being present, in the same room, while she sunge Could I Have This Dance, You Needed Me, Daydream Believer, Danny’s Song, and, of course, Snowbird was amazing. A dream come true.

I find nothing more inspiring than watching someone do something with still so much passion after forty years – her voice, her confidence, the way she commands the stage, her joking with the audience. Inspiring.

What inspires you?

(The night was made a wee bit sweeter by Vancouver beating Ottawa’s standing ovation for Anne. Yes!)

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Comment by AnneShirley Manion

May 9, 2008 @ 3:01 am

How great for you to get to see Ann Murray. She is always a wonderful performer.
Shirley Manion

Comment by Lori-ann

May 10, 2008 @ 4:22 pm

The creation of some treasured memories. Lucky you!

Comment by Glenda

May 10, 2008 @ 4:46 pm

Definitely a treasured memory, especially if it is her last tour. Bittersweet in a way.

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