Gems from the life of one of the most influential figures in
Pete Seeger: The Storm King audio collection presents Pete
Seeger's spoken words as he captivatingly recounts his most
engaging stories, narratives, and poems-set to new music created
by nearly 50 musicians from traditions as diverse as African
Music, Blues, Bluegrass, Classical Guitar, Folk, Jazz, and Native
American Music, Pete's wisdom and stories out to new audiences
and into a new technological age.
Each piece is unique in sound and emotion and also in how it came
together. Jeff Haynes, world-renowned percussionist and producer,
has worked closely with Pete to create something spectacular -
weaving Pete's words to the music of artists from around the
world who would not otherwise have shared a stage with Pete but
who have been deeply influenced by him.
The result is astounding.
"It brings out things in my words that I never knew before."
"Pete's still finding the hope and planting the seeds . . . and
keeping us invigorated in our own best intentions."
Listen to a story here: