Healing through Music

Music can change the world because it can change people

-Bono, singer for U2 and humanitarian activist

Please sample these notes of healing. If you would like to share an original or favorite work, please submit to Healing Hamlet.

Message to Myself

Melissa Etheridge I made every choice along the way Each day I spent in hell I chose to stay It’s funny what you fear can make you weak Truth is what you get when truth is what you speak I’m sending out a message to myself So that when I hear it on the radio …

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If You want to Sing Out, Sing Out

Cat Stevens (Yusuf) More by Yusuf Animation by Astranaut


Jonny Lang I’ve gotta take the time to say, that I’m Thankful, thankful For every single breath that I take I’ve gotta be thankful, thankful More from Jonny Lang Youtube Post by AfrikiSun


The Kinks Thank you for the days Those endless days, those sacred days you gave me I’m thinking of the days I won’t forget a single day, believe me   More by The Kinks Youtube Post by 13thfloorhendrix

Shaking the Tree

Peter Gabriel with Youssou N’Dour Souma Yergon, Sou Nou Yergon, We are shakin’ the tree Souma Yergon, Sou Nou Yergon, We are shakin’ the tree Turning the tide, you are on the incoming wave Turning the tide, you know you are nobody’s slave Download Shaking The Tree More from Peter Gabriel and Youssou N’Dour Youtube …

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Performed by Jari Villanueva Thank you to all our Veterans!

Cold Water

Tamara Power-Drutis There’s nothing so pure and nothing quite so free Cold water pours over me There’s nothing like water to give The strength we need for to live From the album Pacificana. Reimagined songs of the Pacific Northwest Visit the website of Tamara Power-Drutis

Perfect Day

Lou Reed It’s such a perfect day, I’m glad I spent it with you Such a perfect day Visit the website for Lou Reed Youtube Post by TaCleoh

Honest Songs

Noah Gundersen I am grateful for the winter for the winter comes to show that our trouble is never over and our work is never done But with the turning of the season we will always see the sun And the sound it makes is an honest song Our hearts sing an honest song   …

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Can’t Believe It

Hannalee Open spaces,sing and shout Your jailbird is breaking out with the greatest of ease You can do what you please Now you can’t believe it More from Hannalee Youtube Post by Eratosthenesvideo