Pete Seeger is 91 years old and he is an inspiration to all of us musicians. Both in terms of longevity and in the social purpose of music making.
As a Folk musician Seeger has been at the fore-front of American music since shortly after World War II. He is still composing and performing and raising a ruckus for lefty causes.
So, whether you are a punk-wannabe in middle school or, like me, an old timer, Pete Seeger is a worthy role model on leading a thoroughly musical life that has purpose.
The New York Times on Sunday (October 3, 2010) paid tribute to Seeger with a short, “soft news” interview of the 91-year old musician…