From The Harry Chapin Wiki
List of years
1954 1955 1956 - 1957 - 1958 1959 1960

Chapin uncle Michael Burke buys a Sears Roebuck guitar and the Chapin brothers musical interest start to move beyond the Grace Memorial Church Choir. The Chapin brothers perform publicly for the first time at a benefit at Grace Memorial Church.[1]


  1. Wilson, John S. (July 25, 1971). "Saga of a Brooklyn Heights Rock Group". The New York Times. Retrieved 2010-04-24 .