KKFI presented a Pete Seeger Memorial Birthday in honor of the late Pete Seeger’s 95th birthday with song and spoken word. Recorded live at Unity Temple on the Plaza, 707 West 47th Street, Kansas City, Missouri on May 2, 2014.
KC’s virtuoso fiddle player, Betse Ellis, was emcee for the event and introduced performers including: Danny Cox, Old Sound, Tony Ladesich, Rosy’s Bar & Grill, Madisen Ward & Mama Bear, Mikal Shapiro, Kasey Rausch, Howard Iceberg & Emily Tummons, Bob & Diana Suckiel, Street Corner Choir, The Accidentals, and Barry Lee with Ron Roberts & Jim Sander. Speakers included: Mark Manning, Maria-Vasquez Boyd, Bill Hilburn, Frank Higgins, and Mike Murphy.
Thanks to videographer Rick Groom for catching these wonderful music performances.
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Live audio stream – http://www.kkfi.org/player/