This fresh rendition of Pete’s classic song “Where Have all
the Flowers Gone?” includes Pete’s spoken word as he tells the story of the
song’s creation, beginning with the Cossack soldiers and ending with the German
actress, Marlene Dietrich, and how it was embraced around the world.
This single is part of the ongoing project called Pete Seeger: The Storm King—an audio collection presenting Seeger’s spoken words as he
recounts his most engaging stories, narratives, and poems—set to new music. Pete Seeger: The Storm King is produced by world renowned
percussionist and producer Jeff Haynes and incorporates music from over fifty
musicians from traditions as diverse as African music, blues, bluegrass,
classical guitar, folk, jazz, Native American music, and world beat. Download and start listening now!