Pete Seeger
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Seeger în iunie 2007
Date personale
Nume la nașterePeter Seeger
Născut3 mai 1919(1919-05-03)
New York City, New York, SUA
Decedat (94 de ani)
New York City, New York, SUA
PărințiCharles Louis Seeger[*][3]
Constance de Clyver Edson[*][3] Modificați la Wikidata
Căsătorit cuToshi Seeger[*][1] Modificați la Wikidata
CopiiMika Seeger[*][1] Modificați la Wikidata
CetățenieFlag of the United States.svg SUA Modificați la Wikidata
Religieuniversalism unitarian[*] Modificați la Wikidata
OcupațieMuzician, compozitor, activist, prezentator de televiziune
StudiiUniversitatea Harvard[1]  Modificați la Wikidata
Gen muzicalFolk american, protest music, Americana
Tipul de vocetenor[1]  Modificați la Wikidata
Instrument(e)Banjo, chitară, recorder, tin whistle, mandolină, pian, ukulele
Ani de activitate1939–prezent
Case de discuriFolkways, Columbia, CBS, Vanguard, Sony Kids’, SME
Colaborare cuThe Weavers, The Almanac Singers, Woody Guthrie, Arlo Guthrie, Tao Rodríguez-Seeger, Lead Belly, HARP (Holly Near, Arlo Guthrie, Ronnie Gilbert & Pete Seeger)
PremiiNational Medal of Arts[*][1]
Premiul Grammy pentru întreaga carieră[*][1]
Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights Award[*][1]
War Resisters League Peace Award[*][1]
Library of Congress Living Legend[*][2][1]
Kennedy Center Honors[*][1]
Paul Robeson Award[*][1]  Modificați la Wikidata
Prezență online

Peter "Pete" Seeger (n. 3 mai 1919 – d. 27 ianuarie 2014) a fost un cântăreț de muzică folk și activist american.

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Data lansării Album Casa de discuri
1954 The Pete Seeger Sampler Folkways Records
1955 Bantu Choral Folk Songs Folkways Records
1955 Birds, Beasts, Bugs and Little Fishes & Birds, Beasts, Bugs and Bigger Fishes (pentru copii) Folkways Records
1956 Love Songs for Friends and Foes Folkways Records
1956 With Voices Together We Sing Folkways Records
1957 American Ballads Folkways Records
1958 Gazette, Vol. 1 Folkways Records
1959 American Play Parties Folkways Records
1960 Champlain Valley Songs Folkways Records
1960 At The Village Gate Folkways Records
1961 Story Songs Columbia Records
1962 12-String Guitar as Played by Lead Belly Folkways Records
1963 We Shall Overcome Columbia Records
1964 Broadsides – Songs and Ballads Folkways Records
1964 Songs of Struggle and Protest, 1930–50 Folkways Records
1966 God Bless The Grass Columbia Records
1966 Dangerous Songs!? Columbia Records
1967 Waist Deep In The Big Muddy And Other Love Songs Columbia Records
1968 Wimoweh and Other Songs of Freedom and Protest Folkways Records
1973 Rainbow Race Columbia Records
1974 Banks of Marble and Other Songs Folkways Records
1979 Circles & Seasons Warner Bros. Records
1980 God Bless the Grass Folkways Records
1989 Traditional Christmas Carols Smithsonian Folkways
1990 American Folk Songs for Children Smithsonian Folkways
1990 Folk Songs for Young People Smithsonian Folkways
1991 Abiyoyo and Other Story Songs for Children Smithsonian Folkways
1992 American Industrial Ballads (Reissue of 1956 album) Smithsonian Folkways
1993 Darling Corey/Goofing-Off Suite Smithsonian Folkways
1996 Pete Living Music Records
1998 Birds, Beasts, Bugs and Fishes (Little and Big) Smithsonian Folkways
1998 If I Had a Hammer: Songs of Hope and Struggle Smithsonian Folkways
1998 Headlines and Footnotes: A Collection of Topical Songs Smithsonian Folkways
2000 American Folk, Game and Activity Songs Smithsonian Folkways
2002 American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 1 Smithsonian Folkways
2003 American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 2 Smithsonian Folkways
2004 American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 3 Smithsonian Folkways
2006 American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 4 Smithsonian Folkways
2007 American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 5 Smithsonian Folkways
2008 At 89 Appleseed Recordings
2009 Pete Seeger at Bard College
credited to "Ono Okoy and the Banshees", a student performance art group dedicated to "preserving the footsteps of Pete Seeger" by singing folk music and recording his footsteps.
Appleseed Recordings
2009 American Favorite Ballads, The Complete Collection Vol. 1–5 Smithsonian Folkways
2010 Tomorrow's Children
(Pete Seeger and the Rivertown Kids and Friends)
Appleseed Recordings
2012 The Complete Bowdoin College Concert 1960 Smithsonian Folkways
2012 A More Perfect Union[4] Appleseed Recordings
2012 Pete Remembers Woody Appleseed Recordings
2013 The Storm King – Stories, Narratives, Poems Hachette Original



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  6. ^ „Discography for Pete Seeger on Folkways”. Accesat în . 


  • Dunaway, David K. How Can I Keep from Singing: The Ballad of Pete Seeger. [McGraw Hill (1981), DaCapo (1990)] Revised Edition. New York: Villard Trade Paperback, 2008 ISBN 0-07-018150-0, ISBN 0-07-018151-9, ISBN 0-306-80399-2, ISBN 0-345-50608-1. Audio Version
  • Dunaway, David K. Pete Seeger: How Can I Keep From Singing. three one-hour radio documentaries, Public Radio International, 2008
  • Dunaway, David K. The Pete Seeger Discography. Scarecrow Press: Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2010.
  • Forbes, Linda C. "Pete Seeger on Environmental Advocacy, Organizing, and Education in the Hudson River Valley: An Interview with the Folk Music Legend, Author and Storyteller, Political and Environmental Activist, and Grassroots Organizer." Organization & Environment, 17, No. 4, 2004: pp. 513–522.
  • Gardner, Elysa. "Seeger: A 'Power' in music, politics." USA Today, 27 februarie 2008. p. 8D.
  • Seeger, Pete. How to Play the Five-String Banjo, New York: People’s Songs, 1948. 3rd edition, New York: Music Sales Corporation, 1969. ISBN 0-8256-0024-3.
  • Tick, Judith. Ruth Crawford Seeger: A Composer's Search for American Music. Oxford University Press, 1997.
  • Wilkinson, Alec. "The Protest Singer: Pete Seeger and American folk music," The New Yorker, 17 aprilie 2006, pp. 44–53.
  • Wilkinson, Alec. The Protest Singer: An Intimate Portrait of Pete Seeger. New York: Knopf, 2009.
  • Winkler, Allan M. (). To everything there is a season: Pete Seeger and the power of song. Oxford [Oxfordshire]: Oxford University Press. 
  • Zollo, Paul (). „Pete Seeger Reflects On His Legendary Songs”. GRAMMY Magazine. 

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