Pete Seeger

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Pete Seeger’s songs come up in various articles, so rather than put a page for each song, I’m compiling some interesting songs and clips here, starting with the teaspoon brigade!


Oral history interview archived at Library of Congress, 2011:


Pete Seeger Documentary (amazing!)

Rainbow Quest

1. The Clancy Brothers, Tommy Makem and Tom Paxton

2. Leadbelly (Seeger solo performance)

3. Elizabeth Cotton, Rosa Valentin and Rafael Martinez

4. Ruth Rubin

5. Jean Ritchie and Bernice Reagon

6. Malvina Reynolds and Jack Elliot

7. Bessie Jones and the children from the Downtown Community School

8. New Lost City Ramblers

9. The Beers Family

10. Herbert Manana

11. Martha Schlamme and Abraham Stockman

12. Doc Watson, Clint Howard and Fred Price

13. Norman Studer and Grant Rogers

14. Political Satire (solo performance)

15. Lino Manocchia, Ralph Marino and Frederico Picciano

16. Mimi and Richard Faiña

17: Roscoe Holcomb and Jean Redpath

18. The Stanley Brothers, The Clinch Mountain Boys and Cousin Emmy

19. Sonia Malkine

20. Woody Guthrie

21. Patrick Sky and the Pennywhistlers

22. Len Chandler

23. Donovan, Shawn Phillips and Reverend Gary Davis

24. Alexander Zelkin

25. Mamou Cajan Band

26. Frank Warner and Frank Proffit

27. Paul Draper and Coleridge Perkinson

28. Penny Cohen and Sonya Cohen

29. Theodore Bikel and Rashid Hussein

30. Steve Addis, Bill Crofut and Pham Duy

31. The Greenbriar Boys

32. Judy Collins

33. Jim Garland and Hazel Garland

34. Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee

35. Bessie Jones and the Children from the Downtown Community School

36. Mississippi John Hurt, Hedy West and Paul Cadwell

37. Herbert Levy, K.L.Wong and Hi-Landers Steel Band

38. Buffy Sainte Marie

39 Johnny Cash and June Carter


Pete Seeger and Arlo Guthrie, 1978:

Pete Seeger in Sweden, 1968:

Pete and Peggy Seeger in concert, 2011:

Pete Seeger, 2004:

The Weavers, all the 1951 videos:

Pete Seeger, 2010:

Kronos Quartet tribute, 2020:

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