In this publishing first, renowned australian authors christopher patrick abba. Colours of my life, bloom like flowers in my heart. Search for library items search for lists search for. A biography of seekers star judith durham a must read for fans of judith durham and. Judith durham story colours by graham simpson abebooks. With ebay paypal or sometimes credit card or it depends on the seller can be other but is not recommended and amazon credit card someone can have it sent as a gift. Colours of my life the judith durham story paperback secondhand. Special 50th anniversary performance youtube the seekers 2018 update with new tv interview duration.
Now a singersongwriter in her own right, judith shares her fascinating yet heartbreaking journey. The 59th street bridge song feelin groovy if you go away. Their life together is documented by journalist and music historian graham simpson in the authorised biography the judith durham story. Outlines durham s personal and professional life, from her early singing career in the 1960s to the successful reformation of the seekers in 1993. From wikipedia, the free encyclopedia colours of my life is a 2011 compilation album by australian recording artist judith durham. Born in australia to workingclass parents, judith struggled with issues of. This phrase would certainly describe the life of one judith durham. Colours of my life judith durham describes life as what happens to you when you are making other plans. Colours of my life is a 2011 compilation album by australian recording artist judith durham. Biography of the lead singer of the australian music group the seekers. I cant seem to get my sleep now any old night, mr sandman passes by my door. Graham simpsons most popular book is the judith durham story.
The 50year retrospective compilation album colours of my life, is a compilation of specially handpicked tracks representing her albums through the decades. Seekers seen in green 1967 love is kind love is wine. Back in the 1960s when the seekers achieved international fame, i learned that judith durham was leaving the seekers. As lead singer of australian pop and folk group the seekers. A new 25page concluding chapter covers the period since the books first publication in late 1994. Books by graham simpson author of the judith durham story. I love judith durhams musicand this book gave me a glimpse of the person behind. Arranged by judith durham performer judith durham words by, music by charles gabriel, civilla martin 3.
Life has changed since youve been there to say its alright. Colours of my life traces the life and career of judith durham, lead singer of the seekers. This biography, lovingly written by graham simpson, was first released in australia way back in 1994. Colours of my life simpson, graham published by virgin books march 1, 2004 2004 isbn 10 2. I dont need a rainbow with colours of my life, colours of my life. Let the music speak and graham simpson the judith durham story a colours of my life have joined forces to produce the firstever seekers coffee table book a an indepth and highly informative look at the recording history of australiaas first supergroup. Early in life judith believed her future would be as a pianist. Colours blend with love to show im happy with you, i can never be the same again. As the legendary, goldenvoiced lead vocalist of australias first global charttopping band the seekers in the 1960s, judith durham became our first international pop princess in the 1960s. Watch the video for colours of my life from the seekerss the very best of the seekers for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists.
Pdf download the judith durham story colours of my life pdf. A dvd was also included featuring an interview with judith durham by peter thompson. Colours of my life the judith durham story by graham. Judith durham of the seekers has arguably the purest, most melodic best voice for singing that i have ever heard. This biography, lovingly written by graham simpson, was. Colours of my life by graham simpson online at alibris. Judith durham the seekers the carnival is over by sarahsimmons1. The judith durham story random house, australia, 1994. W wikipedia citation please see wikipedias template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. In the afterword of colours of my life judith durham describes life as what happens to you when you are making other plans. In 1996 judith again toured the uk as a solo artist with the release of mona lisas later repackaged as always there in australia, her abbey road album of legendary 60s.
Colours of my life 9781852270384 by simpson, graham and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available now at great prices. Now my eyes are looking past the life that i knew, ill be shedding black and grey to take on red and blue, colours i can feel by touching you. Through her solo career and lately the world tour of the reunited group, she maintains a sell out level of success as she enters her sixtieth year. Simpson in the authorised biography the judith durham story. The seekers colours of my life 1967 stereo, enhanced video by rich963. See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. When she recorded one of my songs i was so flattered and loved her version. I celebrate your life my baby music by judith durham performer judith durham words by judith durham, rachel stanfield porter, simon barnett 3 5. Graham simpson has 12 books on goodreads with 77 ratings. Colours of my life paperback 10 june 2004 by graham simpson author. Moan you mourners bessie smith georgy girl tom springfield, jim dale the olive tree diane lampert, tom springfield maple leaf rag scott joplin live at the talk of the town just a closer walk with thee trad. All of our paper waste is recycled within the uk and turned into corrugated cardboard. Judith durham, like karen carpenter and eva cassidy, possesses the purest voice in popular music. Updated edition of an authorised biography of judith durham, lead singer of the australian group the seekers.556 485 1025 712 84 1314 880 184 451 1053 35 1232 581 224 1090 1256 459 913 852 636 626 292 1154 546 1176 825 1238 4 585 777 175 440 1464