700 Guitarists Unite for Creedence Clearwater Revival’s Classic at Romanian Festival

At the Sibiu Guitar Meeting in Romania, a remarkable event took place as 700 guitarists from over 30 cities came together to play Creedence Clearwater Revival’s iconic song “Have You Ever Seen the Rain.” The festival, held at the open-air Astra Museum from September 15 to 17, 2023, saw a band on stage providing vocals and rhythm, while a sea of guitarists in the audience joined in for a massive jam session.

The song’s universal appeal made it an ideal choice for this mass singalong, and the resulting performance was both memorable and uplifting. The video of this extraordinary jam has since garnered 3.8 million views on YouTube, captivating audiences worldwide.

Organizers of the Sibiu Guitar Meeting aimed to promote the values of folk-rock culture among the younger generation, using the guitar as a symbol of this cultural movement. The event successfully attracted many young participants, indicating its impact on fostering a love for guitar music among the youth.

Fans expressed their admiration for the performance, highlighting the power of music to unite people of all ages and nationalities in a shared experience of joy and harmony.

Watch the video below to experience the incredible gathering of 700 guitarists playing “Have You Ever Seen the Rain” at the Sibiu Guitar Meeting.