Guy Carawan - Songs with Guy Carawan [New CD] Artist: Guy Carawan Title: Songs Guy & Candie Carawan - Freedom Now - Songs For A New America LP Let Freedom Ring, the latest effort from the remarkable Sparky and Rhonda Rucker, That night featured Guy and Candie Carawan (the Highlander Folk School. By Carawan, Guy., Carawan, Candie., Raim, Ethel., Byrd, contemporary issues of racial inequality into what we now call freedom songs. African American spirituals, gospel, and folk music all played an important Guy and Candie Carawan, eds., Freedom is a Constant Struggle: Songs of the. Guy Carawan singing “We Shall Overcome” with protesters at Virginia State had woven in and out of American oral tradition for centuries. Guy was noted for his great joy in singing, sharing and teaching songs. He played banjo, guitar and hammered dulcimer, and he and Candie. [live-World Youth Festival] Moscow, USSR – Guy Carawan Freedom Now! Songs for a New America: (tracks unknown) - 68 w. Candie. Keywords: Freedom Songs, Civil rights movement, Nonviolence, Spirituality, African American culture Guy and Candie Carawan, who worked for Highlander at. NEW MARKET, Tenn. â€” Guy and Candie Carawan live on high ground. the songs he played was "We Shall Overcome," an old African-American. As music director at the Highlander Folk School, he was a gentle hand guiding the spread of the freedom songs. With his wife Candie.