Music was a huge part of Clara’s life. She not only played the piano at home, but she played at funerals and other events. Specific songs were mentioned at both funerals and weddings. Plus, Clara and her friends attended a concerto, a quartet, and a Christmas program. Click on the songs below to hear an audio of not only the songs that Clara discusses but also the songs from throughout the Clara’s Journal: And the Story of Two Pandemics. You can find the lyrics in the book.

Beautiful Isle of Somewhere

Jesus Savior Pilot Me

Saved by Grace

“Saved by Grace” lyrics by Francis J. Crosby

Chopin’s “Piano Sonata No. 2

Just a Blue Serge Suit.” by Irving Berlin

Blue Serge Suit” by Cab Calloway

Love’s Old Sweet Song

I Love You Truly

“I Love You Truly” by Carrie Jacobs-Bond

Lohengrin’s “Bridal Chorus

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