Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song

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Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song is a concert series performed by The Chapin Family. The group varies from concert to concert but always includes brothers Tom and Steve Chapin. The series began in 2001 with a concert in Huntington, New York. The live recording Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song: Volume I from the first concert was released in 2006. This group of Chapin family and friends gather for a number of concerts each year often performing 2 or 3 concerts over the course of a 3 day weekend.

Group Members

While this lineup can vary somewhat from show to show based on artist availability. The following performers have appeared at Chapin Family concerts:

Former members:

Typical set list

The concerts are performed in two sets. The various family in and out through out the night. The family members will often sing one or two songs of their and a couple of Harry's songs. Concerts are finished with everyone singing Circle.

Tom Chapin and Steve Chapin

Tom Chapin

Steve Chapin (with John Wallace)

Jen Chapin

Chapin Sisters

John Wallace

Michael Mark

Jim Chapin

David Chapin

Performances

2001

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

  • April 20 - Fletcher Opera Theater, Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh, NC[15]
  • June 11 - Astoria Park, NY [18][15]
  • October 10 - Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis, MO name=sonicbids />[15]

2009

2010

2011

  • April 30 - Concert at the Community Theatre in Morristown, NJ.
  • December 10 - Concert at The Musikfest Cafe in Bethlehem, PA.

Video performance

This promotional clip from Tom's label provides snippets from a typical concert performance.

References

External links