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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.

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