Best known as one third of the legendary trio Peter, Paul & Mary, folk legend Peter Yarrow comes to Rochester for a very special Golden Link concert on Saturday, November 4 at 7:30 pm in the Performance Hall at Hochstein School of Music & Dance. Tickets go on sale Monday, June 5 at 10:00 am.
Peter Yarrow’s talents – both with the legendary trio and as a solo performer – are frequently directed at using music to convey a message of humanity and caring. His gift for songwriting has produced some of the trio’s most moving songs, including “Puff, the Magic Dragon,” “Day is Done,” “Light One Candle,” and “The Great Mandala.”
As a member of the renowned musical trio, Yarrow has earned multiple gold and platinum albums, as well as numerous Grammys. In concert, he weaves a narrative of his life in music and politics, punctuated with renditions of the iconic songs we all know and love.
Don’t miss this special concert at Hochstein! And for a preview of what you might hear, here’s a video of Peter singing “Weave Me the Sunshine”:
Tickets: $33 ($35 at door); $28 for Golden Link members ($30 at door); $10 students; $1 for children 12 and under. There will be a special add-on pre-concert Meet & Greet reception with Peter Yarrow and choice seating: $25 per person (price does not include concert ticket, limited quantity available).
Keep on singing!
– Janice Hanson
Janice Hanson is Concert Chair of the Golden Link Folk Singing Society, which was founded in 1971 to present, promote, and preserve folk music in the Rochester area.