The world lost one of its great musicians and activists when Pete Seeger died on Monday at the age of 94. Seeger had several connections to the Upper West Side, and played at venues like Symphony Space.
In October 2011, he led a march through the Upper West Side from Symphony Space down to Columbus Circle in support of Occupy Wall Street. We wrote about it here. Check out some amateur video from that event below.
Seeger doesn’t show up in the video below, but it shows the size of the march:
It’s hard to see Seeger in the video below, because he’s sitting down: