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This wiki is dedicated to the memory of [[Harry Chapin]].  
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This site is dedicated to the memory of [[Harry Chapin]]. There are approximately '''''{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}''''' pages in this wiki. 
  
== Upcoming events ==
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* June 4 - [[Steve Chapin Band]] with Jessica Craven performs at the Livermore Performing Arts Center, Livermore, California <ref name=SCB>[http://chapinmusic.com/SteveChapinBand/ Steve Chapin Band official web site]</ref>
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* June 5 - Steve Chapin Band with Jessica Craven performs at the Napa Valley Opera House, Napa, California. Tickets at available at the Napa Valley Opera House [http://www.nvoh.org/index.php/component/content/article/472 ticket office] <ref name=SCB/>
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* July 11 - [[John McMenamin]] performs the Remembering Harry Chapin concert at the Media Theater for the Performing Arts, Media, PA. John will be accompanied by [[Big John Wallace]], [[Howard Fields]], Robert DeVitis, and John Gebhart. Tickets are available at the [http://RememberingHarryChapin.com Remembering Harry Chapin] web site.
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* [[Just Wild About Harry Concert on August 9, 2010|August 9]] - Long Island singer songwriters perform the songs of Harry Chapin at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theater in Eisenhower Park in Long Island. This benefit performance is free. Donation of canned food is requested. (Tentative date)
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* [[The 24th Annual Chapin Family Concert by the Sea - 2010 | August 20-22]] - The 24th Annual [[Chapin Family Concert by the Sea Weekend]] at [[Ovens Park]] in Nova Scotia for 3 days of performances of the [[Chapin Family]] and friends.<ref name=ChapinFamily/><ref>[http://www.ovenspark.com Ovens Park web site]</ref>
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* December 11 - Steve Chapin Band performs at the Arcada Theater, St. Charles. Illinois<ref name=SCB>[http://chapinmusic.com/SteveChapinBand Steve Chapin Band official web site]</ref> Tickets at available at the Arcada Theater [http://www.thearcada.com ticket office].
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== In the news ==
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== Coming soon ==
* May 22 - [[Satinwood]] presented ''The Legendary Songs of Harry Chapin'' at the Iron Horse Music Hall in Northampton, Massachusetts<ref>[http://www.myspace.com/satinwood Satinwood MySpace page]</ref>
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* [[August 16]]-18 - The [[The 27th Annual Chapin Family Concert by the Sea - 2013| 27th Annual Chapin Family Concert by the Sea Weekend]] at [[Steve Chapin]]'s [[Ovens Park]] in Riverport, Nova Scotia. The weekend is capped off by the Big Concert at 1pm on Sunday.
* May 17 - Melissa Etheridge was honored at the the 2010 NARM Harry Chapin Memorial Humanitarian Award at the 2010 National Association of Recording Merchandisers Convention in Chicago.
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* [[Voices for Hope: Harry Chapin Tribute Concert on April 17, 2010 |April 17]] -  Voices for Hope: Harry Chapin Tribute Concert by [[Bill Pere]] and the L.U.N.C.H Ensemble.<ref>[http://www.lunchensemble.com/calendar.htm Lunch Ensemble web site]</ref>
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* [[The Chapin Family concert in Westbury, New Jersey on April 10, 2010 |April 10]] - [[The Chapin Family]] performed [[Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song]] in Westbury, New Jersey. <ref name=ChapinFamily>[http://www.thechapinfamily.com The Chapin Family official web site]</ref>
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* March 28 - The out-of-print [[Harry Chapin Tribute (album)| Harry Chapin Tribute]] CD has been re-released and is now available from [http://harrychapinmusic.com harrychapinmusic.com]. <ref>[http://harrychapinmusic.com Harry Chapin official web site]</ref>
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* March 17 - [[Melissa Etheridge]] will be honored with the 2010 [[NARM Harry Chapin Memorial Humanitarian Award]] at the  2010 National Association of Recording Merchandisers Convention on Monday, May 17, in Chicago.<ref>[http://www.narm.com/news/melissa-etheridge-to-receive-narm-humanitarian-award NARM press release - March 17, 2009]</ref>
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== Why does ChapinWiki exist? ==
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Upcoming productions of [[Cotton Patch Gospel (musical) | Cotton Patch Gospel]] available at [http://www.dramaticpublishing.com/CurrentProductionsCat.php?products_id=305 Dramatic Publishing], the licensing agent for the play.
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== Recent news and events ==
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In [[2011]] Harry's song [[Cat's in the Cradle]] was selected for inclusion in [[Grammy]] Hall of Fame.<ref>{{Cite press release
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  | title = The Recording Academy Announces 2011 Grammy Hall of Fame Inductees
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  | publisher = The Recording Academy
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  | url = http://www2.grammy.com/PressReleases/725_822_2011HallofFameRelease%20FINAL.pdf
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  | accessdate =2010-12-07
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}} </ref>. Also in 2011, [[Rolling Stone]] readers selected Cat's in the Cradle as the second best song about dads.
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== Why does the Harry Chapin Wiki exist? ==
 
In 1999, Marty Acks started a [[Harry Chapin]] fan website. By 2008 the website was in need of updating. A wiki style update was chosen to simplify editing, provide built in searching, and for overall modernization of the website. Being a wiki, this web site now allow others to share what they know of Harry Chapin, his body of work, and the people and organizations he touched.  
 
In 1999, Marty Acks started a [[Harry Chapin]] fan website. By 2008 the website was in need of updating. A wiki style update was chosen to simplify editing, provide built in searching, and for overall modernization of the website. Being a wiki, this web site now allow others to share what they know of Harry Chapin, his body of work, and the people and organizations he touched.  
  
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Should you have any questions feel free to contact me at martyacks at anyoldkindofday.com.
 
Should you have any questions feel free to contact me at martyacks at anyoldkindofday.com.
  
== References ==
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Twana is how she's called and also she absolutely digs that name.  Rhode Island has actually always been my residence.  The favored leisure activity for my youngsters and also me is drawing and also currently I have time to tackle brand-new things.  Procuring is what I do.  If you desire to figure out even more check out my internet site:
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Latest revision as of 23:05, 28 February 2016

This site is dedicated to the memory of Harry Chapin. There are approximately 752 pages in this wiki.

Good to meet you, I am Lonny Bickham and also I think it seems fairly friendly when you say it. Just what I enjoy doing is to play c and w yet I can not make it my occupation truly. Virginia has actually consistently been his living location yet he will need to move one day or another. Since I was 18 I have actually been functioning as a software program programmer. You could consistently locate his internet site below:

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[edit] Coming soon

Upcoming productions of Cotton Patch Gospel available at Dramatic Publishing, the licensing agent for the play.

[edit] Recent news and events

In 2011 Harry's song Cat's in the Cradle was selected for inclusion in Grammy Hall of Fame.[1]. Also in 2011, Rolling Stone readers selected Cat's in the Cradle as the second best song about dads.

[edit] Why does the Harry Chapin Wiki exist?

In 1999, Marty Acks started a Harry Chapin fan website. By 2008 the website was in need of updating. A wiki style update was chosen to simplify editing, provide built in searching, and for overall modernization of the website. Being a wiki, this web site now allow others to share what they know of Harry Chapin, his body of work, and the people and organizations he touched.

While Wikipedia is a great resource for information about famous people such as Harry, it also has notability guidelines. Much of the information in this website would not pass he notability test appropriate to a general purpose on-line encyclopedia, however it would be welcome here. Therefore, this wiki exists.

[edit] Guidelines

Contributions to the website are welcome and encouraged. This site uses the same software as wikipedia (mediawiki), so if you have updated wikipedia the process should be the same. If you have ideas for content but would prefer not to enter it yourself feel free to e-mail me directly. Trivia is encouraged, mind your manners, respect copyrights, and be reasonably Chapin related.

[edit] Questions

Should you have any questions feel free to contact me at martyacks at anyoldkindofday.com.

Twana is how she's called and also she absolutely digs that name. Rhode Island has actually always been my residence. The favored leisure activity for my youngsters and also me is drawing and also currently I have time to tackle brand-new things. Procuring is what I do. If you desire to figure out even more check out my internet site:


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