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2023-06-21T14:33:29.000Z
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Video Title:
Mr. Greg & Cass McCombs - "Wave a Flag for Harvey Milk" (Animated Video)
Description:
Listen to the official audio of “Wave a Flag for Harvey Milk” by Mr. Greg & Cass McCombs, featuring the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus. This is the first single off their Smithsonian Folkways album ‘Mr. Greg & Cass McCombs - Sing and Play New Folk Songs for Children’. Illustrations by Mr. Greg (Greg Gardner) Animation by Cameron Burr Cameron Burr Animation: https://doctorradical.com/ ‘Mr. Greg & Cass McCombs - Sing and Play New Folk Songs for Children’ is available August 18, 2023, on streaming/digital, CD, and Vinyl LP. Pre-order/stream: Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/mr-greg-and-cass-mccombs/sing-and-play-new-folk-songs-for-children Bandcamp: https://smithsonianfolkways.bandcamp.com/album/mr-greg-cass-mccombs-sing-and-play-new-folk-songs-for-children All other platforms: https://orcd.co/mrgregcassmccombs The tender and curious songs on ‘Mr. Greg & Cass McCombs - Sing and Play New Folk Songs for Children’, the first album by songwriter and pre-school teacher Mr. Greg and acclaimed indie chameleon Cass McCombs, celebrate the joys of learning and discovery. The pair of longtime friends make connections for young children just beginning to find their own way in the world and for parents regaining their own childlike sensibilities. Set to tunes straight from the mold of Ella Jenkins and Woody Guthrie, the duo sings about the importance of friendship, understanding those different from yourself, and taking care of your body. They also pay musical tribute to heroic figures of bravery and justice like Ruth Bader Ginsberg and Harvey Milk. These songs are bridges to many adventures in the making and include suggested activities for youngsters to supplement their listening and exploration. Cass McCombs: https://cassmccombs.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CassMcCombs/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/cassmccombs Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cassmccombs/ Mr. Greg: Instagram: @gregory_gardner Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/mr-greg-and-cass-mccombs/sing-and-play-new-folk-songs-for-children Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/smithsonianfolkwaysrecordings Twitter: https://twitter.com/Folkways Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/smithsonianfolkways/ Support our work! Become a Friend of Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/friends-of-folkways The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy (www.si.edu/copyright). Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time.
Video Duration:
3 min 23 sec
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music folk "Woody Guthrie" "Pete Seeger" Smithsonian Folkways old-time non-profit
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