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“Free Thyself” by Ann-Sofie & Rasmus

July 27, 2020, in Music > Studio Session, by

Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions is an initiative where we invite Baha’is and their friends from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.

In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in Stockholm, Sweden with Ann-Sofie Wensbo and Rasmus Blomqvist who sing “Free Thyself” from the Writings of Baha’u’llah.

This song was filmed and recorded in Stockholm, Sweden, October 2018.

Music composed by Rasmus Blomqvist.

Here is the quotation used for the lyrics and the chords below:

Lyrics & Quote

O My Servant! Free thyself from the fetters of this world, and loose thy soul from the prison of self. Seize thy chance, for it will come to thee no more.

Baha’u’llah

Chords

Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
||: Free… :||

Verse

Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
||: Free thyself, free thyself
G A
from the fetters of this
Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
world

Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
Loose thy soul, loose thy soul
G A
from the prison of
Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
self

G F#m G A
Seize thy chance, for it will come to thee no
Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
more :||

Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
||: Free… :||

Bm Bm/E Bm Bm/E
Free thyself, free thyself
G A (quiet)
from the fetters of this world

You can also listen to and download the audio version of this song from Baha’i Blog’s Soundcloud page here: “Free Thyself” by Rasmus & Ann-Sofie [Audio Track]

Watch the Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions video series on Baha’i Blog’s YouTube Channel here: Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions playlist

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Naysan Naraqi

Naysan is passionate about using the arts and media to explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith. Back in 2011, Naysan started up the Baha’i Blog project, channeling his experiences in both media and technology companies to help create a hub for Baha’i-inspired content online.

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