Chwe Family Music

 
Since 2005, our family has produced music CDs to include in our holiday cards.  The songs are included here in .mp3 format for your listening pleasure and amusement.  We very much thank Marco Rimbaldo, Hana’s piano teacher, who graciously played piano on several of the tracks.

Unicorn

2008

King of Pain
.  Music and words by Sting.  Hana Chwe, vocals.  Michael Chwe, background vocals.  Hanyu Chwe, drums.  Hana Chwe, cello.  Michael Chwe, violin, marimba, guitar, bass guitar, piano.

Weekend in New England.  Music and words by Randy Edelman.  Michael Chwe, vocals, piano, bass synthesizer.  Arrangement by Michael Chwe.

At the River
.  American folk hymn, arranged by Aaron Copland.  Hana Chwe, vocals.  Marco Rimbaldo, piano.

Evergreen
.  Music by Barbra Streisand.  Words by Paul Williams.  Michael Chwe, vocals, piano.

Cartoon Heroes
.  Music and words by Aqua.  Hanyu Chwe and Hana Chwe, vocals.  Backing track by Karaoke Kidz Hits, Charly Records.

Seasons of Love
.  Music and words by Jonathan Larson.  Hana Chwe, Hanyu Chwe, Michael Chwe, vocals.  Hanyu Chwe, drums.  Michael Chwe, piano, bass guitar.

rainbow

2007

On the Street Where You Live.  Hanyu Chwe, vocals.  Frederick Loewe, music.  Alan Jay Lerner, lyrics.  Backing track from Priddis Music.

Stranger in Paradise.  Michael Chwe, vocals.  Words and music by Robert Wright and George Forrest (based on themes by Borodin).  Backing track from Party Tyme Karaoke.

Unwritten.  Hana Chwe, vocals.  Words and music by Natasha Bedingfield, Danielle Brisebois, and Wayne Rodrigues.  Backing track from All Hits Karaoke.

More Than Words
.  Michael Chwe, vocals.  Words and music by Nuno Bettencourt and Gary Cherone.  Backing track from Priddis Music.

Till There Was You.  Hana Chwe, Hanyu Chwe,  and Michael Chwe, vocals.  Hanyu Chwe, marimba.  Marco Rimbaldo, piano.  Words and music by Meredith Wilson.


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2006

Walkin’ After Midnight.  Hana Chwe, vocals.  Alan W. Block, music.  Don Hecht, words.  Backing track from Sound Choice Karaoke.

Vertigo
.  Hanyu Chwe, vocals and drums.  Michael Chwe, guitar and bass guitar.  Words and music by U2.

I Know Why (And So Do You)
.  Michael Chwe, vocals.  Marco Rimbaldo, piano.  Lyrics by Mack Gordon.  Music by Harry Warren.

Up on the Roof
.  Hana Chwe, vocals.  Michael Chwe, background vocals, bass, piano. Words and music by Gerry Goffin and Carole King.

Isn’t It Romantic
.  Michael Chwe, vocals.  Richard Rogers, music.  Lorenz Hart, words.  Backing track from “The Singer’s Series: Standard Ballads,” Hal Leonard Corporation.

A Lover’s Concerto
.  Hana Chwe, vocals.  Hanyu Chwe, bells.  Michael Chwe, piano, bass, and background vocals.  Words and music by Sandy Linzer and Denny Randell.

Microphone

2005

What a Wonderful World.  Hana Chwe, vocals.  Marco Rimbaldo, piano.  Words and music by George David Weiss and Bob Thiele.

Runaround Sue
.  Hanyu Chwe, vocals.  Words and music by Dion Dimucci and Ernie Maresca.  Backing track from “Karaoke: More Party Rock and Roll Classics,” Madacy Entertainment Group.

The Way You Look Tonight.  Michael Chwe, vocals.  Words by Dorothy Fields, music by Jerome Kern.  Backing track from “The Singer’s Series: Standard Ballads,” Hal Leonard Corporation.

No One is Alone
.  Hana Chwe and Michael Chwe, vocals.  Marco Rimbaldo, piano.  Music and lyrics by Steven Sondheim, from the musical “Into the Woods.”