. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. The Ennis Sisters - Sing You Home. It's just a very powerful moment to be on this beach today," she said. Seemed to me you just begun . 1 of 16. It was either fate or destiny that the Ennis Sisters were asked to perform during the 75th commemoration of D-Day. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. On June 6, 1944, some 14,000 Canadians landed at Juno Beach to join the more than 150,000 Allied troops to fight at the five beaches of Normandy that day. An organizer of the event had been driving through Ottawa and heard the group's song Sing You Home on CBC Radio in her car, Ennis said. Ennis Sisters perform Sing You Home for D-Day ceremony. Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted. "To hear all the stories we've heard over the last couple of days and then have the opportunity to walk on the beach where, 75 years ago, D-Day happened — every step that we took on that beach we wondered what happened here. Jodi Picoult. When she got home, she began researching the band, coming across a YouTube video for the song which sealed the deal. Comments are welcome while open. Twitter. Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC shows offered on CBC Gem. Every life has a soundtrack. G. 3. It's incredible.". There's comfort in a prayer, I find. The Ennis Sisters - Sing You Home. To enable Verizon Media and our partners to process your personal data select 'I agree', or select 'Manage settings' for more information and to manage your choices. It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges. Sing You Home Too soon to leave this earth. Seemed to me you just begun . 1. A. Maureen, the… Read Full Biography. 910 views, added to favorites 37 times. The Ennis Sisters - Sing You Home. my lyricsbox. “It’s about the passing of time, the loss of traditions, the things we do to hold on to what maters most,” says Maureen Ennis. It's been kind of an unbelievable experience since we've been invited to perform this song here today," Maureen Ennis told CBC Radio's On The Go roughly an hour after the Newfoundland and Labrador folk trio performed Sing You Home at the site of one of history's fiercest battles.