Edie Brickell

Paul Simon talks, performs at daughter's college alma mater

Paul Simon has given students at his daughter's college alma mater a few tips on songwriting.

The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter was at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs on Thursday to participate in a master class about songwriting, followed by an event titled "Paul Simon: A Conversation about a Musical Life."

During the event at the liberal art school's music venue, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member performed two of his songs on acoustic guitar: "Questions for the Angels" from 2011 and "American Tune" from 1973.

Simon also spoke about his music career and charitable work during an onstage conversation with Skidmore's...

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