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Seeger, Pete 1919-2014

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Most widely held works about Pete Seeger
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Most widely held works by Pete Seeger
Abiyoyo : based on a South African lullaby and folk story by Pete Seeger( Book )

41 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 3,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banished from the town for making mischief, a little boy and his father are welcomed back when they find a way to make the dreaded giant Abiyoyo disappear
No direction home : Bob Dylan by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces Bob Dylan's journey from his roots in Minnesota, to his early days in Greenwich Village, to his tumultuous ascent to pop stardom in 1966. Joan Baez, Allan Ginzberg, Maria Muldaur, Pete Seeger, Liam Clancy, Mavis Staples and others share their thoughts and feelings about the young singer who would change popular music forever. Contains extensive archival footage, some never-before-seen and rare concert performances
The incompleat folksinger by Pete Seeger( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-known folk singer explores the appeal, traditions, significance and performers of folk music from America, Asia, Europe and Africa, and discusses aspects of the modern folk revival
The deaf musicians by Pete Seeger( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee, a jazz pianist, has to leave his band when he begins losing his hearing, but he meets a deaf saxophone player in a sign language class and together they form a snazzy new band
The Pete Seeger reader by Pete Seeger( )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perhaps the most widely recognized figure in folk music and one of the most controversial figures in American political activism, Pete Seeger now belongs among the icons of 20th-century American culture. The road to his current status as activist and respected voice of folk music was long and often rough, starting from the moment he dropped out of Harvard in the late 1930s and picked up a banjo. Editors Cohen and Capaldi trace Seeger's long and storied career, focusing on his work as not only a singer, but as an educator, songwriter, organizer, publisher, and journalist. The son of musicians, Seeger began his musical career before World War II and became well-known in the 1950s as a member of the commercially popular Weavers, only to be blacklisted by much of the mainstream media in the 1960s because of his progressive politics, and to return to the music scene in subsequent decades as a tireless educator and activist. The Pete Seeger Reader gathers writings from numerous sources, mixing Seeger's own work with that of the many people who have, over the years, written about him. Many of the pieces have never before been republished, and cover his entire career. A figure of amazing productivity, influence, and longevity, Seeger is author of a life that has been both cast in heroic terms and vilified. The selections in this book draw from a full range of these perspectives and will inform as they entertain, bringing into focus the life and contributions of one of the most influential figures of the twentieth century
Folk visions & voices : traditional music and song in north Georgia by Pete Seeger( )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone and motherless ; Arkansas traveler ; As I walked out one morning in Spring ; Barbara Allen ; Cindy in the summertime ; Dance all night with a bottle in your hand ; Dawsonville Jail ; Dead and gone ; Do 'round, my Lindy ; Don't go ridin' down that old Texas Trail ; Down yonder ; The dying girl ; Ellen Smith ; The famous wedding ; Five hundred miles ; Five to my five ; Free, go Lily ; Garfield ; Goin' to Georgia ; Gold strike ; Goodbye, little bonnie, blue eyes ; Greenback ; Hamma-tamma damma-ramma ; Hand me down my walking cane ; How long the train been gone ; I am a poor wayfaring pilgrim ; I don't know how we made it over ; I got a woman on Sourwood Mountain ; I'm goin' back to good ol' Birmingham ; I wish I'd bought a half a pint and stayed in the wagon yard ; I wish I was a mole in the ground ; Jesse James ; John Henry ; Just a little tack in the shingle of your roof ; King William, Duke Shambo ; Leavin' here, don't know where I'm goin' ; Let's march around the wall ; The lily of the west ; Little Mary Phagan ; Little old log cabin in the lane ; Little Sally Walker ; The lonesome hungry hash house ; Long-legged Lula's back in town ; Lord Thomas ; Low-down blues ; Market Street blues ; Mulberry gap ; My captain paid me forty-one dollars and a quarter ; My home's in Charlotte, North Carolina ; My number will be changed ; No room at the hotel ; Old John Henry died on the mountain ; Once I had an old grey mare ; Poor ex-soldier ; Prettiest little girl in the county ; Railroad Bill ; The rovin' gambler ; Sally Ann ; Sally Goodin ; Seventy-four ; Shady Grove ; Shoot the turkey buzzard ; Shout, Lulu ; Slippin' and a-slidin' with my new shoes on ; Snowbird ; Some have fathers over yonder ; Soon, one mornin' ; Stagolee was a bully ; Sweet Jane ; Three nights' experience ; Track lining ; Up the oak, down the pine ; Walk together, little children ; Walk with me ; Welcome home ; We're marching round the level ; What you gonna name that pretty baby
Abiyoyo returns by Pete Seeger( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a South African tale, this story tells what happens when a giant who had been banished from a town by a magician thirty years earlier is called back to save the town from flooding. The little town that was once threatened by the giant Abiyoyo has grown by leaps and bounds. But now that the townspeople have chopped down all their trees, every year they have floods and droughts. Worse yet, there's a giant boulder blocking up the site of their new dam! Something has to be done. Well, the young boy who helped make Abiyoyo disappear way back when now has a little girl of his own. And she knows the only way to save the town: Bring back Abiyoyo to help move the boulder. "Bring back Abiyoyo?" the townspeople cry. "The giant that eats people up?" But the little girl has a plan for that, too. Fifteen years after Pete Seeger's storysong "Abiyoyo" came to life as a picture book, his beloved giant is back in a wonderful new story. With Michael Hays's brilliant illustrations and a sing-along score included, Abiyoyo Returns is destined to become a family favorite
Everybody says freedom by Pete Seeger( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the civil rights movement in songs, pictures, interviews, and recollections
Hard hitting songs for hard-hit people : [American folk songs of the Depression and the labor movement of the 1930's] by Alan Lomax( )

14 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We shall overcome : the Seeger sessions by Bruce Springsteen( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk tunes popularized by Pete Seeger in the '40s, '50s and '60s, including work songs, spirituals, narratives, and protest songs. Live recordings
Chicka chicka boom boom : ... and lots more learning fun!( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents four stories that combine learning with fun, including the title work, an alphabet rhyme/chant that relates what happens when the whole alphabet tries to climb a coconut tree
Pete Seeger : the power of song( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of controversial musician, activist, and environmentalist Pete Seeger, and how he used his songs to promote social change. Includes archival footage and interviews with Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Joan Baez, Arlo Guthrie, and more
One grain of sand : a lullaby by Pete Seeger( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lullaby celebrating the fragility of the environment, the innocence of childhood, and the sense that we all are connected and part of the world's family. --Megan Tingley
Brother, can you spare a dime? : American song during the Great Depression( Recording )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in Undetermined and English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We shall overcome : a song that changed the world by Stuart Stotts( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book demonstrates the key role the song "We Shall Overcome" played in the civil rights, labor, and antiwar movements in America
Giggle, giggle, quack : --and more funny favorites( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giggle, giggle, quack: Farmer Brown goes on vacation, leaving his brother Bob in charge, but Duck has changed the care instructions for the animals. The most wonderful egg in the world: Several animals have very beautiful features, but whoever lays the most wonderful egg will be crowned princess. Wings : a tale of two chickens: Winnie unknowingly goes for a balloon ride with a sly fox. Can Winnie's sensible friend Harriet rescue Winnie before she becomes the fox's meal? The foolish frog: A proud bullfrog is the subject of this rhythmic American folk song that will have you singing along!
Pete Seeger's storytelling book by Pete Seeger( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The folksinger offers a guide to the art of storytelling, with new versions of familiar folktales, original stories, and tales based on songs, and family histories, along with suggestions for retelling and personalizing stories
Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A examination of the anti-lynching protest song made famous by Billie Holiday. Reviews the historical events, contexts and incidents of racial hatred that the song's title represents, and then the subsequent performances by Billie Holiday that brought the song and its message to a national audience. The film also follows the underlying problem of racism that continues into contemporary culture
Carry it on! : a history in song and picture of the working men and women of America by Pete Seeger( )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American industrial ballads by Pete Seeger( Recording )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete Seeger sings songs of struggle that emerged from the coal mines, textile mills, and farmland of America. These songs also spoke of the issues important to the American worker
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Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.05 for Pete Seege ... to 0.53 for A Pete See ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Abiyoyo : based on a South African lullaby and folk story
The incompleat folksingerThe deaf musiciansAbiyoyo returnsEverybody says freedomHard hitting songs for hard-hit people : [American folk songs of the Depression and the labor movement of the 1930's]Chicka chicka boom boom : ... and lots more learning fun!One grain of sand : a lullabyWe shall overcome : a song that changed the worldPete Seeger's storytelling book
Alternative Names
Pete Seeger

Pete Seeger American folk singer

Pete Seeger Amerikaans folk-muzikant

Pete Seeger amerikansk folkesanger

Pete Seeger amerikansk musiker og fredsaktivist

Pete Seeger amerikansk sångare, musiker, låtskrivare och politisk aktivist

Pete Seeger amerykański piosenkarz i działacz polityczny

Pete Seeger amhránaí tíre Meiriceánach

Pete Seeger and Chorus

Pete Seeger cantante e compositore statunitense

Pete Seeger cantante y músico estadounidense

Pete Seeger cantautor nord-americà

Pete Seeger musicien américain, pionnier de la musique folk

Pete Seeger US-amerikanischer Folk-Musiker

Pete Seeger yhdysvaltalainen folklaulaja ja banjon soittaja

Peter Seeger

Petrus Seeger

Petrus Seeger musicus

Pit Siger

Pīts Sīgers


Seeger P.

Seeger, Pete

Seeger, Pete and Chorus

Seeger Peter

Seeger, Peter 1919-

Seeger, Peter 1919-2014

Seeger Peter R. 1919-2014

Seger, Pit

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סיגר, פיט 1919-2014

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