The Hingham Singers, a Boston-area-based ensemble will perform the music of Peter, Paul and Mary Friday, July 19, at the First Congregational Church, 28 High Street, in Wiscasset, and Saturday, July 20, at the First Congregational Church, 55 Elm Street, in Camden.
There is no admission to the concerts; donations accepted.
The 7:30 p.m. performances will include many songs from the 1960s, including “If I Had a Hammer,” “Blowing in the Wind,” “The Times They are a Changing,” “Thus Land is Your Land,” and many more.
There will be a group sing-a-longs.
The group of 11 singers is accompanied by two guitarists, Steve Wayne and Paul Cappers, and features several trio performances that will transport folks back to the Newport Folk Festival in 1965 or to other venues.
Soloist Jan Heuman has performed with the Dale Warland Singers. Guitarist Wayne has been in many bands over the years, most recently as lead singer and guitarist with the Bobby O’Donnel Band.
Music Director Paul Cappers’ music ensembles have performed in Europe on many tours.
How youth chorale at the University of Hartford performed with the Hartford Symphony under the baton of Skitch Henderson.
He has sung and played in a number of folk groups over the course of his career as venues as diverse as Camden Harbour Inn and Wethersfield Country Club.
One of his earliest teaching positions was as vocal teacher in Rockland, where he taught and played guitar with Robbie Coffin.