Remembering and Grieving a Brother In Heart-Felt Song
It’s always wrenching to lose a loved one — particularly one who shockingly dies in the prime of life. When Stephanie of Marra Barra – a Brooklyn musician who performs professionally using a variety of instruments as a one woman band, live loop station — was visiting relatives in Connecticut her 39-year-old brother, Aaron, shockingly died. After the funeral she returned home, woke up, and was teary eyed as she continued to grieve — so she recorded this song about her brother right onto her computer.
She may go back and fine-tune it and record it with better equipment one day. But here is a song and lyrics that comes from a sad, loving sister’s heart: