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Hold on to the Moments


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LisaHawbaker

 Genre: Acoustic
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This is a song that I wrote on Wikiloops as a dedication to my mom when she died in 2011 from cancer. Going back today and reliving some memories:) I miss her.
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Plays: 89
Downloads: 13
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Uploaded: Apr 01, 2016 - 01:08:16 PM
Last Updated: Apr 01, 2016 - 01:08:16 PM Last Played: Apr 27, 2017 - 09:47:51 AM
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Warren Smith said 448 days ago (April 2nd, 2016)
It's complicated
Like fathers and sons, the mothers and daughters relationship is .. complicated. That complexity .. and the love that was there despite the stumbling blocks .. is nicely felt and expressed in this song.

"You held my hand while I grew up/I held your hand on that last day" is a sharply realized twist of fate. That's good writing!
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LisaHawbaker said 446 days ago (April 4th, 2016)
Thanks for listening Warren!
Yeah, as a parent now, it gives you both sides of a relationship. It makes things make more sense:) I appreciate your kind words!
Check out my latest song called Hold on to the Moments
paul f. page said 446 days ago (April 3rd, 2016)
Sweet Tribute
There's no sense in trying to critique such an honest expression of love and longing. This is quite beautiful in every way: lyrics, simple guitar accompoaniment (so well-played), and in your vocal delivery. Memories are always good. Missing your mom — just honesty and love, things that never die.
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LisaHawbaker said 446 days ago (April 4th, 2016)
Hi Paul!
Thanks for listening! Thanks for your comments. Yeah, it was just a simple song. This guy giving me his guitar part was perfect timing:)
Check out my latest song called Hold on to the Moments
PeterB7858 said 446 days ago (April 4th, 2016)
Hold on to the Moments
Reflective and emotionally satisfying, Lisa. Quality vocal work and sympathetic guitar accompaniment. Gentle and honest. Thanks for sharing this. Take care.
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bronco said 445 days ago (April 4th, 2016)
Wonderful
I loved the beautiful melody and singing on this on a song about someone who I am sure was a beautiful person.
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J_Gretch said 444 days ago (April 5th, 2016)
Hold on to the Moments
Nice heartfelt vocal delivery. I like the way you take the melody up and down is places where some singers would have just held the note. The lyrics are touching and honest, I really enjoyed this. Thanks for sharing.
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MarkHolbrook said 435 days ago (April 15th, 2016)
Wish your vocals were
more up front in the mix! I think you have a lot of emotion in your voice. I could see a tiny bit of reverb and bring them to the front. Move the guitar back a tiny bit and man this would bring a tear to the other eye too! Nicely done!
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Name: LisaHawbaker
Location: Mount Joy Pa. United States
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I'm married, a mother of 3 teenagers and love music!!! I always wanted to be in a band when I was little and never got to do that:) I sing with my church band and love it! I found a website where I could make music with other people all over the w... [see more]

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