Pete Seeger, Tao Rodríguez-Seeger & Guy Davis in a Family Concert
Wednesday, August 6, 2008
8:00pm – SOLD OUT
A national treasure, Pete Seeger has been at the forefront of many American movements including labor, civil rights, peace & the environment. Musically, he formed the Almanac Singers with Woody Guthrie and then the Weavers where he enjoyed much success with folk tunes such as “Goodnight Irene” plus wrote the classics “If I Had a Hammer” & “Where Have All the Flowers Gone.” Pete was given the nation’s highest artistic honors at the Kennedy Center, is a member of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, won multiple Grammy Awards, and named one of America’s Living Legends by the Library of Congress.
Bluesman Guy Davis is a musician, composer, actor, director & writer. Among his many accolades, Guy became the 1993 winner of the Blues Foundation’s “Keeping the Blues Alive Award” presented to him by Robert Cray at the W.C. Handy Awards ceremony.
Mammals co-founder Tao Rodríguez-Seeger takes some of the simplest folk songs & traditional music, adding new layers, as he explores the roots of roots music. Tao performs in the tradition of his grand-father Pete Seeger having performed with him side-by-side since he was fourteen.
SELLERSVILLE THEATER 1894, Sellersville, PA 215-257-5808