Mavis Staples, Patty Griffin, Amy Helm in Beaver Creek Friday

16th July, 2015 by

By Randy Wyrick

Mavis Staples in an American treasure.Grammy-winning folk legend Patty Griffin and singer-songwriter Amy Helm are great, too, and they’ll all be in the Vilar Performing Arts Center for Sweet Soul Harmony Friday night.Griffin is a guitar goddess with a voice as smooth and warm as a summer evening.Helm is a bundle of beautiful hyperactivity with perfect pitch; she’s the beloved offspring of Levon Helm, the driving force behind The Band.Staples, 76, is a civil rights champion, music pioneer, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, and of course, a national treasure.“They can sing for such tiny little girls,” Staples said from …

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