Those of us of a certain age may remember the Meadowlark record label, which in the '80s, released a number of instrumental meditational albums by Christian musicians. The aim was offer an alternative to new age recordings available at the time. Kelley's desire on her instrumental recordings is "To lead God's people into a imitate relationship with the heavenly father". These are named as 'Soaking Times'. When listening to this CD, the aim is to "allow God to embrace you and show you that he loves you for who you are, not what you can do". 'Embraced' is split into nine un-named tracks, with flute and piano being played by Kelley and Jonathan Cansdale. The second track, my favourite, is mainly a rendition of "Be Thou My Vision" with gentle vocals from Nicole Smith in the background. On other tracks I thought I heard other established hymns but they are embedded within the spontaneous playing of Kelley's flute. Both the playing and the quality through out are excellent, which is even more exceptional as it was recorded in a church building! This is a beautiful recording which, when used in context, will be a great aid in worship.
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Embraced is a new instrumental CD featuring Kelley Warren on flute, Jonathan Cansdale on piano and once in while you will catch some angelic vocal sounds by Kelley & Nicole Smith. It’s nine unique tracks totalling an hour. It is all spontaneous worship and will bring you right into the arms of your Father.
“As you listen to this CD allow God Your Father to embrace you and show you that He loves you for who you are , not for what you can do” – Kelley Warren