Music arising from the energies of the Earth

Widening Embrace CD ~ NOW AVAILABLE!

Widening Embrace is Carolyn McDade’s newest body of music -
a year-long project of singing, meditation, reflection, and the arts.

Sung by women from 9 regions of North America, each song arises from the energies of Creation, Earth, Universe, pulling us deep into the learning fields of forest, water, sky, stars.

I Come To You, My Friend

Widening Embrace


Trees Chant

“Four Teachings”

Remember Here

Yield of Dreams

For This I Know


Deep the Love

Deep the Love Meditation

Lament: I Never Got to Say

Ka Man Klajas (with an instrumental preview!)



Stay Up To Date

The choirs from this project will be singing the Widening Embrace music in their local regions. Check out Carolyn’s Calendar of Events for information and location of each launch.

Song Lyrics
Click to explore some of the lyrics of the songs.

About Carolyn McDade

Inquiries about this CD or general information about Carolyn McDade Music Ministry may be directed to Carolyn McDade Music. This email is monitored by an assistant.

© 2011 Carolyn McDade


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Please support the Widening Embrace project by purchasing the CD.
Download, complete, and mail the order form below with your payment.

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Carolyn McDade is a lover of language and sound ~
a songwriter committed to the power of singing in personal and social transformation. Her songs, sung widely in the United States and Canada, weave together personal integrity, social vision, and planetary wholeness. For three decades she has gathered circles of women to sing and reflect on life. Carolyn brings the resources of her long story, her recorded music, the written word, and her intense exploration of that which matters.

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This project comes out of Carolyn McDade’s Music and resources.

After expenses, 100% of the proceeds for Widening Embrace will be put toward ongoing
work for the well‐being of Earth.

ALL BEINGS CONFLUENCE, Banff installation