Look up artist Yarrow, Peter


Name: Yarrow, Peter
Born: 1938 (New York)

Songs written or composed


Title: Light One Candle
Author: Yarrow, Peter
Composer: Yarrow, Peter
Genre: Folk/Literary Origin
Subject: Freedom/Chanukah/Macabees/Light Peace/Justice/Promise

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Recordings:


On album: Z-010(c) (Paul Zim presents A Celebration of Chanukah)
Track ID: 9208
Vocal Zim, Paul and Children's Chorus
First line: Light one candle for the Macabee children, give thanks...
Language: English
Style: Folk/Concert

On album: P-024(a) (Full Circle...the old and the new Jackie Pack)
Track ID: 18689
Vocal Pack, Jackie
First line: Light one candle for the Macabee children, give thanks...
Language: English
Style: Folk

Title: Light One Candle (Video)
Author: Yarrow, Peter
Genre: Folk/Literary Origin
Subject: Freedom/Chanukah/Macabees/Light/Peace/Justice/Promise

Recording:


On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34495
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
First line: Light one candle for the Macabee child,
Language: English
Style: Pop/Folk

Title: Puff The Magic Dragon (Video)
Author: Yarrow, Peter
Author: Lipton, Leonard
Genre: Children/Literary Origin
Subject: Dragon/Sea/Place/Gifts/Honah Lee/Travel/Imagination/Aging

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Recording:


On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34499
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
First line: Puff the magic dragon lived by the sea, And froliked in the authumn mist...
Language: English
Style: Pop/Folk

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Ale Brider -- אַלע ברידער
Also known as: Brothers All
Author: Winchevsky, Morris -- װינטשעװסקי, מאָריס
Genre: Folksong
Subject: Fraternal/Unity/Brotherhood
Song Comment: Folklorized song based on poem "Akhdes" by Morris Winchevsky
Origin: Kinderbuch 111/Albs B-004(c)/G-017(a)/G-019(a)/P-019(b)/ML MTAG 160
Transliteration: Albs K-51(a)/P-19(c)/P-19(b)/G-19(a)/G-17(a)/B-004(c)/Kinderbuch11/ML MTAG 160
Translation: Kinderbuch11/Albs B-004(c)/G-017(a)/Alb J-025(a)/ P-019(b)/Alb V0121/Sh Sh 119
Music: Vinkov 2 182/Kinderbuch 111/ML MTAG 160
Additional song notes: All Brothers Song associated with the labor movement Translation and Transliteration in Ephemera 1269 and also Alb B-126(a) Translation in Ephemera 1566 (p32)
On album: V0440 (Selected Video & DVD Clips of Klezmer, Folk and Theater Songs (Video))
Track ID: 41859
Vocal Alberstein, Chava -- אַלבערשטײַן, חוה
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Sklamberg, Lorin
Artist: Klezmatics
First line: Un mir zaynen ale brider, oy, oy, ale brider, un mir zingen freylekhe lider,…
First line (Yiddish):און מיר זײַנען אַלע ברידער,אוי, אוי, און מיר זינגען שיינע לידער, אוי אוי אוי
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Spirited/Klezmer
Length: 1:59

Title: Weave Me The Sunshine (Video)
Genre: Hymn
Subject: Loving/Suffering/Golden Fountain/Redemption

Related information in folder 895:On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34496
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
First line: They say the tree of loving, Shine on me again, They say it grows on the bank...
Language: English
Style: Pop/Folk

Title: Marvelous Little Toy (Video)
Author: Paxton, Tom
Genre: Children
Subject: Toy/Movement/Father/Aging/Son/Love

Related information in folder 894:On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34497
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
First line: When I wast just a wee little lad, Full of health and joy, My father homeward...
Language: English
Style: Pop/Folk

Title: Cherry Tree Carol (Video)
Genre: Folk/Christmas
Subject: Jesus/Mary/Joseph/Cuckold/Anger/Faith/Cherries/Anger

Related information in folder 896:On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34498
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
First line: When Joseph was an old man, an old man was he, He married Virgin Mary,...
Language: English
Style: Pop/Folk

Title: Blowing In The Wind (Video)
Author: Dylan, Bob
Genre: Folk/Literary Origin
Subject: Peace/War/Guns/Death/Freedom/Indifference

Related information in folder 898:On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34500
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
First line: How many roads must a man walk down, Before you call him a man?
Language: English
Style: Pop/Folk

Title: This Land Is Your Land (Video)
Author: Guthrie, Woodie
Genre: Folk/Literary Origin/Patriotic
Subject: Environment/Land/USA/Forest/Mountains/Continent/Ocean
On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34501
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
First line: This land Is your land, this land is my land. From California to the New York..
Language: English
Style: Pop/Folk

Title: Come All Ye Faithful (Video)
Author: Wade, John
Genre: Christmas Carol/Hymn/Literary Origin
Subject: Adoration/Bethlehem/King of Angels/Christ/Lord
Additional song notes: Originally written In Latin (Adeste Fideles)

Related information in folder 889:On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34502
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
Artist: Vienna Boys Choir
Capellneister Raffisburger, Ernest
First line: O come all ye faithful, Joyful and triumphant/ O come ye to Bethleham,
Language: English
Style: Triumphant

Title: Adeste Fideles (Video)
Also known as: Hark The Herald Angles Sing (Video)
Author: Wesley, Charles
Genre: Israeli
Origin: ALB S-129(a)
On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34503
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
Vocal Vienna Boys Choir
Cappellmeister Raffisburger, Ernest
First line: Hark the herald anges sing "Glory to the new born King! Peace on earth..."
Language: English
Style: Triumphant

Title: Silent Night (Video)
Author: Mohr, Joseph
Genre: Christmas Carol/Hymn/Folk
Subject: Night/Calm/Virgin Mother/Infant/Child/Shepherds/Christ/Birth

Related information in folder 887:On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34504
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
Vocal Vienna Boys Choir
First line: Silent night, holy night, All is calm, all is bright, Round yon Virgin,
Language: English
Style: Reverent

Title: Halleluya Chorus (Video)
Genre: Religious/Christian/
Subject: Sovereignty/Power/Christ/Eternal/
Additional song notes: From Handel's Messiah

Related information in folder 886:On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34505
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
First line: Halleljua! (5), For the Lord God omnipotent reighneth. Hallelujah! (5),
Language: English
Style: Triumphant

Title: We Wish You A Merry Christmas (Video)
Genre: Christmas Carol/Folk
Subject: Wishes/Christmas/New Year/Figgy Pudding/Food/Drink

Related information in folder 884:On album: V0137 (Peter Paul & Mary, Holiday Concert, Dec 4, 1989 (Video))
Track ID: 34506
Vocal Peter, Paul and Mary
Vocal Yarrow, Peter
Vocal Simon, Paul
Conductor Williams, John
Artist: Boston Pops Orcherstra
Artist: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Director Oliver, John
First line: We wish you a merry Christmas(2) We wish you a merry Christmas &a Happy New Year
Language: English
Style: Folk/Pop

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