Joan Baez and Bob Dylan on stage at Club Passim, when it was known as Club 47. Courtesy of Passim.

Lowell Lecture


Date & Time

Nov. 16, 2016 at 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


First Parish Church in Cambridge
3 Church Street Cambridge, MA 02138
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The speakers will include Betsy Siggins, raconteur and staffer at the legendary Club 47, who will be interviewed by folklorist Millie Rahn. The conversation will be interspersed with music from multi-instrumentalist and songwriter, Jake Armerding

Presenting Organization

Cambridge Forum


Mary Stack, Director, Cambridge Forum (, 617 300 2727)

This forum explores the past, present, and future of folk music in our country. Featuring a conversation about the various aspects and influences of folk music in our ever changing society and the historical Club 47, now known as Club Passim, as well as some live music by a respected folk artist, it is sure to be an interesting and lively night for all folks.