Any mom would likely be happy with the ceremonial phone call and flowers on Mother's Day, but music-minded-mamas want (and deserve) something different. A musical mom needs something with a beat, something to tap her toes to, to groove to.
If you aren’t ready to express your appreciation for mom in song, may we suggest one (or many) of the following things.
In any discipline, doing things with eyes closed is a sign of mastery of one’s art. But in the context of singing, this reflex can also mark a moment of intense emotion that can create a divide with one’s public if done too much or for too long.
Here, for your eyes only, is an explanation of what incites us to sing with eyes shut and some tips to buck it.