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Christine Inserra

By trade Christine is a physical therapist and teacher of the Alexander Technique and Feldenkrais Method. As a singer/musician her real love is of southern hymns, spirituals, gospel and jazz. Christine has been singing in amateur choirs since 1982. She began with Chicagoís own Artemis Singers and sang with the Pre-Madonnas in London where she got her Alexander certification. Since 1994 she has been singing with the Lake Street Church of Evanstonís Chancel Choir and sang soprano with the Transformers, the churchís gospel quartet. Currently she sings with the highly spirited Wailin Mahalias. Instrumentally she plays guitar for the church's Dances of Universal Peace and accompanies herself on the hurdy gurdy. Selections that require a pianist are marked; one can be provided, for an additional charge. Special requests are welcome but subject to lead-time and music availability. Christine may be reached at inserrac@sbcglobal.net or at 773 480-0282.

Repertoire

Vocal Solos with Hurdy Gurdy, Guitar, or Piano

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Memorial
Amazing Grace 1, 2, 3, 4 Godís Unchanging Hand 27, 28
Simple Gifts 5, 6 When the Saints Go Marching In 29, 30
Simplicity Medley 7 Wade in the Water 31
Steal Away 8, 9 Walk Over Godís Heaven 32
Sweet By and By 10, 11 Trouble Of the World 33
Balm in Gilead 12, 13 Walk on By Faith 34
Precious Lord 14 Irish Blessing 35
A Beautiful Life 15, 16 Danny Boy 36, 37, 38
I Want Jesus to Walk With Me 17 In Remembrance 39
Wait till I Put on My Robe 18 Ave Maria (Caccini) 40
Where the Soul of Man Never Dies 19Ü Our Father (Kedrov) 41, 42
How Can I Keep From Singing 20 Spirit of God 43
Will The Circle Be Unbroken 21 My Shepherd Will Supply My Need 44
Iíll Fly Away 22 The 23rd Psalm (Bobby McFerrin) 45, 46
Step Out in the Sunshine 23 Ave Verum (Mozart) 47
For the Beauty of the Earth 24, 25
I Need Thee Every Hour 26

Wedding
This Will Be An Everlasting Love 48Ü Spirit of God 53
Friends in Love 49 Irish Blessing 54
If You Love Me 50 For the Beauty of the Earth 55Ü
Pathway to the Heart 51 Simple Gifts 56
Since Youíve Asked 52 Our Father (Kedrov) 57
Old Love 58
Can't Help Falling in Love 59