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    • The Storm King

    • Stories, Narratives, Poems: Spoken Word Set to a World of Music
    • By: Pete Seeger, Jeff Haynes (editor)
    • Narrated by: Pete Seeger
    • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35

    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 over 70 musicians from traditions as diverse as African Music, Blues, Bluegrass, Celtic Music, Classical Guitar, Folk, Israeli Music, Jazz, Native American Music, and Tuvan Throat Singing - taking Pete's wisdom and stories out to new audiences and into a new technological age.

    Regular price: $20.52

    • Pete Seeger: Storm King - Volume 2

    • By: Pete Seeger, Jeff Haynes - editor
    • Narrated by: Pete Seeger
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Volume two of gems from the life of one of the most influential figures in American music! Listen to intimate, never-before-heard recordings of the beloved civil rights icon and environmentalist.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Seeger's Ultimate Storm Surge

    • By Gretchen SLP on 03-02-16

    Regular price: $20.52

    • Where Have All the Flowers Gone?

    • A Selection from Pete Seeger: The Storm King
    • By: Pete Seeger, Jeff Haynes (editor)
    • Narrated by: Pete Seeger, Bianca Merkley (performer), Sean Harkness (performer), and others
    • Length: 11 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    This fresh rendition of Pete's classic song is bookended with just percussion and vocals transitioning to Pete's spoken word, classical guitar, and violin - as Pete tells the story, beginning with the Cossack soldiers and ending with the German actress, Marlene Dietrich, of how he came to write his lyrics and how the song was embraced around the world.

    Regular price: $2.26

    • Imagine

    • A Selection from Pete Seeger: The Storm King
    • By: Pete Seeger, Jeff Haynes (editor)
    • Narrated by: Pete Seeger, Will Ackerman (performer), Heidi Breyer (performer), and others
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Will Ackerman and Heidi Breyer's composition sets the stage as Pete Seeger recites Jeff Haynes' poem about the Underground Railroad. This single is part of the ongoing project called Pete Seeger: The Storm King - an audio collection presenting Seeger's spoken words as he captivatingly recounts his most engaging stories, narratives, and poem - set to new music, produced by world-renowned percussionist/producer Jeff Haynes, from over 50 musicians.

    Regular price: $2.26

    • Talking Drum

    • A Selection from Pete Seeger: The Storm King
    • By: Pete Seeger, Jeff Haynes (editor)
    • Narrated by: Pete Seeger, Samite Mulondo (performer), Tony Cedras (performer)
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    African music sets the stage as Pete describes his travels around the world and the complex communication that takes place in a small African village using the talking drum. This single is part of the ongoing project called Pete Seeger: The Storm King - an audio collection presenting Seeger's spoken words as he captivatingly recounts his most engaging stories, narratives, and poems - set to new music, produced by world-renowned percussionist/producer Jeff Haynes, from over 50 musicians.

    Regular price: $2.26

    • Big Muddy

    • A Selection from Pete Seeger: The Storm King
    • By: Pete Seeger, Jeff Haynes (editor)
    • Narrated by: Pete Seeger, Paul Cebar (performer), Charlie Burnham (performer), and others
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Back porch swamp blues music stomps you into the Mekong River as Pete tells the controversial story of how the airing of this song, protesting the war in Vietnam, contributed to the Smother's Brothers' show being cancelled. This single is part of the ongoing project called Pete Seeger: The Storm King - an audio collection presenting Seeger's spoken words as he captivatingly recounts his most engaging stories, narratives, and poems - set to new music, produced by world-renowned percussionist/producer Jeff Haynes, from over 50 musicians.

    Regular price: $2.26