September Song – by Leah Flanagan

And I think how happy we must be
We are in a tiny boat playing on a settled sea
Our laughter charms the people on the beach
Their softened silhouettes so close to us but
…out of reach

Listen to September Song (4:30)

Leah Flanagan is an Indigenous singer/songwriter who grew up in the Northern Territory and studied classical singing at the Elder Conservatorium in Adelaide. She’s since established the Leah Flanagan Band, joined the Black Arm Band, performed at a range of festivals and has released two albums. The most recent, Nirvana Nights, features some of Australia’s finest musicians such as Liz Stringer, Mel Robinson, Emily Lubitz and Harry Angus.

from ABC Music show