Pat Wynne in the Library of Congress

Pat Wynne’s book, “Singing Out and Fighting Back,” is now in the American Folk Life Archive at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC.

This book contain 12 performance pieces Pat wrote for the San Francisco Labor Heritage Rockin’ Solidarity Chorus.

The book was designed and assembled over 3 semesters by students in the Computer Design Department at City College of San Francisco. The book contains approximately 80 songs, many arranged for 4 part harmony.

Also in the Archive is Pat’s CD, “Singing is Believing,” and a DVD of “The Great Migration,” Pat’s performance piece, as performed by the Rockin’ Solidarity Chorus.


Above: Pat at the Library of Congress


By Dan Harper

Dan Harper is the minister of First Parish in Cohasset, Mass.