Lessons from Aretha Franklin (1942-2018)

Aretha Franklin

“In her voice, we could feel our history, all of it and in every shade—our power and our pain, our darkness and our light, our quest for redemption and our hard-won respect.”

Barack Obama

Here is the must-see video of the Queen of Soul herself at the Kennedy Center in 2015, at age 73, bringing down the house with "Natural Woman".

One of the greatest singers of all time, she was also a brilliant piano-player, songwriter, and civil rights advocate.

Here is a Nashville Numbers chart for "Natural Woman".


Maybe not for beginners but well worth taking a shot to see how much
you can figure out :)

Ellen Britton