Mike Orsted is a retired Presbyterian minister. He served several small-town congregations in the Midwest, where his gift of compassion and empathy were his calling card. Retirement has opened up a whole new world for him and his wife. He tutors young grade-school kids and loves it. His personal playlist includes several intimate and playful works.
Gershwin: "Summertime" from Porgy and Bess, sung by Kathleen Battle
Bach: "Little Fugue in G," performed by E Power Biggs
Faure: "Pie Jesu," from Requiem, sung by Cecilia Bartoli