Regarding Winter Solstice: From Mr. Sting

“The magical quality of the Christian story is not diminished by the knowledge that much of the myth of Christmas seems to have been superimposed upon an ancient matrix. Our ancestors celebrated the paradox of light at the heart of the darkness, and the consequent miracle of rebirth and the regeneration of  seasons.’

Words from ‘If On A Winter’s Night’, one of my favourite Solstice cd’s

There is much more to this, Sting’s insights about winter and the Solstice richly add to the music that flows from this moving compilation of songs

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