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American Masters: Pete Seeger: The Power of Song

Saturday, March 8, 8pm & Sunday, March 9, 2pm: On Tuesday, March 4 over 50 musicians and friends came to WGBY for a joyous celebration of Pete Seeger. Here’s your chance to enjoy their thrilling music and profound messages of appreciation.

American Masters: Pete Seeger: The Power of Song

Revisit the magic that happened earlier this week when over 50 friends and musicians came together to celebrate the life and legacy of Pete Seeger here at WGBY. Enjoy the definitive documentary American Masters: Pete Seeger – The Power of Song, interspersed with lively performances and impassioned remembrances by local artists including David Grover, Althea Grover, Lorre Wyatt, Michael Nix, Peter Blood, Ben Grosscup, Eveline MacDougall, Doug Reid and The Amandla Chorus.

Pete Seeger: The Power of Song is the only authorized biography of the legendary artist and political activist, and airs as part of the series American Masters. Filmmaker Jim Brown documents the life of Pete Seeger using never-before-seen archival footage and personal films made by Seeger and his wife. Local friends of Pete Seeger, including David Grover, Lorre Wyatt, Michael Nix and The Amandla Chorus, will join us live in the WGBY studio for remembrances and music in honor of Seeger, who died last month.