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A Song From Sandy Hook

Musicians work with survivors of the Newtown school shooting to record a song for local charities
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'Over the Rainbow'

The children joined singer Ingrid Michaelson on the Judy Garland classic "Over the Rainbow." While the use of the ukulele on the song was inspired by Hawaiian singer Israel Kamakawiwo'ole's version of the song, producer Tim Hayes believes that the group really made it their own. "This arrangement is very traditional but the narrative is meant to transform the piece into something much more spiritual," he said.

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