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The Harry Chapin Tribute Concert was held on what would have be Harry's 45th birthday on [[December 7]], [[1987]] at Carnegie Hall in honor of Harry being awarded the [[U.S. Congressional Gold Medal]].  This concert was also videotaped and a [[A Tribute to Harry Chapin (tv program) | television show]] produced for PBS was broadcast in the early 1990's, generally as a draw for fundraising.
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The Harry Chapin Tribute Concert was held on what would have be Harry's 45th birthday on [[December 7]], [[1987]] at Carnegie Hall in honor of Harry being awarded the [[U.S. Congressional Gold Medal]].  This concert was also videotaped and a [[A Tribute to Harry Chapin (tv program) | television show]] produced for PBS and was broadcast in the early 1990's, generally as a draw for fundraising.
  
 
Cartoonist [[Gary Trudeau]] also produced a poster for this benefit concert.
 
Cartoonist [[Gary Trudeau]] also produced a poster for this benefit concert.

Revision as of 18:25, 28 March 2010

The Harry Chapin Tribute Concert was held on what would have be Harry's 45th birthday on December 7, 1987 at Carnegie Hall in honor of Harry being awarded the U.S. Congressional Gold Medal. This concert was also videotaped and a television show produced for PBS and was broadcast in the early 1990's, generally as a draw for fundraising.

Cartoonist Gary Trudeau also produced a poster for this benefit concert.

A Harry Chapin Tribute (album) was released in 1990 featuring many of the performances from the concert. Pat Benatar's version of "Shooting Star" was included on her 1999 CD release, Synchronistic Wanderings.

Track Listing (CD)

  1. "Circle" (Oscar Brand, Stephen Chapin, Tom Chapin, Pete Seeger)
  2. "Sandy" (Graham Nash)
  3. "Cat's in the Cradle" (Judy Collins)
  4. "W*O*L*D" (Richie Havens with Tom Chapin and Steve Chapin)
  5. "Six String Orchestra" (The Smothers Brothers)
  6. "When I Look Up" (Delores Hall)
  7. "Remember When the Music" (Bruce Springsteen)
  8. "Tangled Up Puppet" (Terry Klausner)
  9. "One Light in a Dark Valley" (The Hooters)
  10. "Shooting Star" (Pat Benatar)
  11. "Last Stand" (John Wallace)
  12. "Circle Reprise (Cast including Peter, Paul, and Mary)

Reviews

Release history

Country Date Label Format Catalog
United States 1990 Relativity Records CD 88561-1047-2
United States 1990 LP