12743980_1041226035949231_3289114058543586065_nShanties and Songs of the Sea
Wednesday, April 12, 3 pm

Join guest speaker, Charlie Canniff, in an introduction to sea shanties and explore what makes a shanty a shanty, who the shantymen were, and some of the songs that they sang. Along with a guided discussion, the audience will have the opportunity to be lead in singing a few of the shanties. Charlie Canniff, is a choral singer, organizer, and is the director of the Mainhatch Motley  shanty group of the Florida Maritime Museum.

Admission is FREE but donations are appreciated. Seating is first come first serve, beginning at 2:30. FMM members can reserve seats by calling (941) 708-6120.

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