Track of the Day: 'Space Oddity' (cover)

The reader who sparked our series on parenthood songs follows up: If you can slip in a non-parenting related song, a friend sent me this video of an amazing tribute to David Bowie. More than 500 non-professional singers came together in Ontario where, in the space of a few hours, they were taught a three-part harmony arrangement of “Space Oddity,” which they then performed. Seeing all the varied faces and ages, it hits you anew the many lives David Bowie touched. I’ll admit that I got misty eyed watching this.

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