An Expanse of Stars

from by Bri-anne Swan

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Written by Bri-anne Swan

Psalms / Tehillim Chapter 84
Job / Iyov Chapter 29


An expanse of stars
Lives above my head
Lives above my head
And I’m below
And this willow’s stream
Will flow into the sea
While I’m behind

If I loved you more
Would you love me more?

Here the sparrow builds
A home to lay her young
A home to lay her young
It’s what she knows
In her nest she wastes
Her song an aural maze
Of multiplying days
As the sand

If I loved you more
Would you love me more?
I could love you more
Will you love me more?


from Letters Home, released June 25, 2015
Bri-anne Swan: vocals, acoustic guitar
Bret Higgins: bass
Joshua Van Tassel: percussion
Dean Drouillard: electric guitar

String Quartet:
Aleksander Gajic: Violin
Emily Hau: Violin
Kathleen Kajioka: Viola
Lydia Munchinsky: Cello

String arrangements by Bri-anne



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Bri-anne Swan Toronto, Ontario

The music you'd hear if Joan Baez and Regina Spektor met up with Gordon Lightfoot in the forest for a mug of hot chocolate.

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