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Saturday February 1st, 2014 with Lynne Hanson and Chris White
Mitch Podolak (memories of Pete Seeger), Terry Gillespie, Ashley MacIsaac, Al Wood

* Winnipeg Folk Festival founder Mitch Podolak -- memories of Pete Seeger * Lynne Hanson * Terry Gillespie * Ashley MacIsaac * Al Wood
Quite Early Morning
Pete Seeger - internet
What Are They Doing In Heaven?
Jorma Kaukonen - Blue Country Heart
Bob Dylan - The Bootleg Series: Vol. 8
Escarpment Blues
Sarah Harmer - I'm a Mountain Canadian
The Lucky Ones
Willie P. Bennett - The Lucky Ones Canadian
Take This Hammer
Harry Manx & Kevin Breit - Jubilee Canadian
No Change in Me
Ron Hynes - Get Back Change Canadian
One Day I Walk
kd lang - Hymns of the 49th Parallel Canadian
Man of Steel
Lennie Gallant - Believing in Better Canadian
This Too Shall Pass
Lynne Hanson - live performance Canadian
Whiskey and Tears
Lynne Hanson - live performance Canadian
She's a Rare One
Ashley MacIsaac - Crossover Canadian
I can't Remember the Blues
Terry Gillespie - Memphis Sampler Canadian
Late Night Stroll
Al Wood - live performance Canadian
Vicious Cycle Blues
Al Wood - live performance Canadian
Which Side Are You On
Pete Seeger - The Best of Pete Seeger Canadian
Interactive CKCU
Jim Mountain
Great hearing Mitch, who is my hero,and taught me so much about how to put on a folk festival,,first one in Lethbridge Alberta in the river valley, in 1980 with Stan,Garnet Rogers, Sylvia Tyson, Duck Donald, John Allan Cameron, Stringband, Connie Kaldor, Jim Post and many others. Mitch brought all these great performers to Alberta in a bus ! As a gesture of thanks I set up a workshop stage for him on 5 string banjo.In 1985 I was doing work in Winnipeg, went to the great Folk Festival to see Pete Seeger on the main stage. I was standing up front, Mitch emerged from the fading light of dusk and said.."Jim - get over here "! I hopped the fence and was immediately back stage and Mitch introduced me to Pete Seeger, so I had the life-altering privilege of standing in the wings 20 feet away as he did this whole set in front of 30 thousand people. After hours at the International Hotel ballroom, hundreds of Mitch's volunteers and all the performers gathered. Upright pianos were distributed around the room. We all sang until daybreak.

10:30 AM, February 1st, 2014
Steve Pritchard
Hi Chris,it was great hearing Mitch this morning,of all the people that I have had the pleasure of knowing through folk music, Mitch has most internalized Pete Seegers great values..

10:38 AM, February 1st, 2014
Is Al playing at the Mooney's Bay Bistro today?

11:41 AM, February 1st, 2014
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