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. Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song: Volume I recording 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:

Discography

Albums

Year Album Category Label Format(s) Additional information
2005 The Chapin Family Christmas Collection: Volume II Studio Roseville Records CD
2006 Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song: Volume I Live Sundance Music CD

Performances of Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song

Most Chapin Family concerts are part of the Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song series. The first of the series was in 2001. The concert was recorded a released and a number of performances were included on a CD released in 2006. Starting in 2003 this extended 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.

2001

2003

  • July 19 - Lock 3 Live in Akron, Ohio [1]
  • July 20 - Commerce Bank Amphitheater in Bensalem, Pennsylvania [1]
  • November 13 - Gordon Center in Owings Mills, Maryland [2] [3]
  • November 14 - Wilson Hall Auditorium at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia [2] [3]
  • November 15 - State Theatre in Falls Church, Virginia [2]

2004

  • January 9 - Carolina Theater in Greensboro, North Carolina [4]
  • January 10 - Broyhill Civic Center in Lenoir, North Carolina [4]
  • January 11 - Newbery Opera House in Newberry, South Carolina [4]
  • May 21 - McCarter Theater in Princeton, New Jersey [5]
  • May 22 - Theater at Raritan Valley Community College in Somerville, New Jersey [6]
  • May 23 - Whitaker Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania[5]
  • June 27 - Heritage Festival in Downers Grove, Illinois. [7]
  • October 15 - Troy, New York [8]
  • October 16 - Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord, New Hampshire [8]
  • October 17 - Tarrytown Music Hall in Tarrytown, New York [8][9]

2005

2006

2007

  • March 2 - Escondido CA - "a traveling family reunion and freewheeling reminiscence session". [16]
  • March 3 - La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts in La Mirada, California [17]
  • July 14 - Governors Island, New York

2008

  • June 11 - Astoria Park, New York [18]
  • October 10 - Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis, Missouri [4]

2009

  • June 27 - Downers Grove, Illinois (canceled due to lightning)
  • August 1 - The Colonial Theater - Pittsfield, Massachusetts
  • August 4 - New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • November 21 - Nyack, New York

2010

Other Chapin Family Performances

2006

Video performance

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

References

External links