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Brief Description

This performance is based on the Grammy® nominated audio project conceived and produced by world-renowned, Grammy award winning percussionist and producer, Jeff Haynes.

The experience is moving, intimate, and truly an extraordinary celebration of one of our nation's greatest performers and activists.

Painting an evocative aural and visual backdrop for Seeger's most engaging stories, narratives, and poems, this multi-genre music and assorted video footage will accompany and interact with Pete Seeger's voice.

Reflect on his lifelong dedication to human rights, environmental issues, and his boundless hope for humanity.

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One Sheet

Pete Seeger's last project bridges generations!

This performance is based on the Grammy® nominated audio project conceived and produced by world-renowned, Grammy award winning percussionist and producer, Jeff Haynes.

In this unique blend of spoken word, music, and video, Pete Seeger's spoken words will be piped in as Jeff Haynes and accompanying musicians perform a combination of new music and music written by or popularized by Pete Seeger.

Featured are traditions as diverse as African Music, Blues, Bluegrass, Classical Guitar, Folk, Jazz, and East Indian Music and performances of some of Pete's songs that were inspired from his travels around the world.

This multi-genre music and assorted video footage will accompany and interact with Pete Seeger's voice—painting an evocative aural and visual backdrop for Seeger's most engaging stories, narratives, and poems reflecting his lifelong dedication to human rights, environmental issues, and his boundless hope for humanity.

The experience is moving, intimate, and truly an extraordinary celebration of one of our nation's greatest performers and activists.

This project brings Pete’s wisdom and stories to new audiences and into a new technological age.

The result is astounding.

Jeff Haynes presents a live performance of Pete Seeger: The Storm King with Richie Stearns, Sara Milonovich, Sean Harkness, and Timothy Hill, a multi-media presentation of Pete Seeger's spoken words—in his own recorded voice—set to live music and video.

Pete and Jeff_by Richard Dorbin.jpeg

Full Description: Pete Seeger The Storm King Description

Pete Seeger's last project bridges generations!

Jeff Haynes presents a live performance of Pete Seeger: The Storm King with Richie Stearns, Sara Milonovich, Sean Harkness, and Timothy Hill, a multi-media presentation of Pete Seeger's spoken words—in his own recorded voice—set to live music and video.

This performance is based on the Grammy® nominated audio project conceived and produced by world-renowned, Grammy award winning percussionist and producer, Jeff Haynes.

In this unique blend of spoken word, music, and video, Pete Seeger's spoken words will be piped in as Jeff Haynes and accompanying musicians perform a combination of new music and music written by or popularized by Pete Seeger—featuring traditions as diverse as African Music, Blues, Bluegrass, Classical Guitar, Folk, Jazz, and East Indian Music—and performances of some of Pete's songs that were inspired from his travels around the world.

This multi-genre music and assorted video footage will accompany and interact with Pete Seeger's voice—painting an evocative aural and visual backdrop for Seeger's most engaging stories, narratives, and poems reflecting his lifelong dedication to human rights, environmental issues, and his boundless hope for humanity.

The experience is moving, intimate, and truly an extraordinary celebration of one of our nation's greatest performers and activists.

This project brings Pete’s wisdom and stories to new audiences and into a new technological age.

The result is astounding.

FEATURED MUSICIANS

Jeff Haynes, Grammy award winning percussionist and producer, has toured with Glen Hansard, The Pat Metheny Group, Al Jarreau, Lizz Wright, Harry Belafonte, Peabo Bryson and more, having toured and recorded with Cassandra Wilson for nearly 20 years.

“He brings fire and heart to my music.”—Cassandra Wilson

“Nonpareil solo and ensemble work.” Haynes brings a sound to today’s music scene that takes percussion beyond “technique” and “tradition”. —The Los Angeles Times

Richie Stearns, veteran guitarist, banjo player, singer-songwriter, has toured with Natalie Merchant, The Horse Flies, Tony Trischka, and Carrie Rodriguez.

Sara Milonovich— singer, fiddler, composer, and bandleader—is the front woman/founder of indie roots-rock band, Daisycutter, having performed with Richard Shindell, Pete Seeger, The McKrells, Cathie Ryan, Eliza Gilkyson, Anne Hills, and Antje Duvekot.

Sean Harkness is “...a technical virtuoso who's Joe Pass / Tommy Emmanuel fingerstyle approach is always in service to telling a story or creating a feeling within the song; [Harkness] transcends many genres and can touch listeners of many backgrounds.” —Jazz Inside New York

Timothy Hill—vocalist, guitarist, singer-song writer—has performed with such diverse artists as John Cage, Bill Frisell, Jeff Buckley, Odetta and Pete Seeger

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