This event was held on November 16, 2009 at Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room
Songwriter Dick Siegel will lead a discussion on the pleasures and perils of finding just the right words to go with just the right music. With guitar in hand, he will share his own works and offer a few choice stories of how they came to be. Dick Siegel has brought joyous, eccentric and penetrating musical vision to audiences across North America for more than two decades. A member of the Detroit Music Hall of Fame and the recipient of awards such as multiple Detroit Music Awards and the Kerrville Music Festival's New Folk Award, he is known for his engagingly unconventional lyrics and a dynamic musical style that incorporates modern folk, roots, and jazz.