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Pete Seeger Songfest – Jim Scott Remembers Pete
September 14 @ 7:30 pm
Stow – The Pete Seeger 100th Birthday Songfest, featuring Jim Scott, will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, at 7:30 p.m., at First Parish Church of Stow and Acton (FPC).
Composer, guitarist, and singer Scott is a musical activist who creates and performs music that celebrates the earth. As a member of the Paul Winter Consort, he co-wrote “Missa Gaia – Earth Mass.” His compositions include the hymn “Gather the Spirit,” and he compiled and arranged “The Earth and Spirit Songbook: An Anthology of Songs Celebrating Earth and Peace.”
The concert is sponsored by Friends of Rev. Ilene Tompkins-Gillispie as a benefit for their former intern minister at FPC, who was recently diagnosed with multiple medical issues. Tickets are $17 in advance and $20 at the door. Advance tickets are available at BrownPaperTickets.com. For more information, email [email protected] or call Peter at 978-549-3066.
FPC’s facilities are wheelchair accessible. The church is located at 353 Great Rd., at the corner of routes 117 and 62, in Stow.