The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #13014 Message #4081335
Posted By: Joe Offer
29-Nov-20 - 04:06 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: One Grain Of Sand (by Pete Seeger)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: One Grain Of Sand (by Pete Seeger)
Here's the Odetta recording:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dne2tYXOBGc. Seems to me that it's just her take on the lyrics and melody written by Pete Seeger in 1955. Am I misunderstanding you, Jon?
Pete doesn't say much about the song in his Where Have All the Flowers Gone3? songbook, except that his audiences tend to fall asleep if he sings too many verses. It's a lullaby, after all.