Songwriter TR Ritchie Sings to Help A Mighty River Flow

Songwriter TR Ritchie sang for a mighty river in a video shot by Alexandra Cousteau’s camera crew during a raft trip through Cataract Canyon on the Colorado River as part of Blue Legacy...

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Welcome from Folk River Writer and Producer Rhonda Miller

Welcome to Folk River, the digital territory where you are invited to consider the importance of songs that come directly from the people, not intended to bring fame or fortune, but to offer...

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Pete Seeger Biographer Reflects on Folk Music, Journalism, Democracy

David Dunaway, author of “How Can I Keep from Singing:The Ballad of Pete Seeger,” reflects on folk music and its relationship to journalism and democracy. Dunaway also produced a radio documentary on Seeger....

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