Part of Sea Songs and Sea Lives
Past Program | Virtual
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Join the Seaport Museum and special guests Bonnie Milner of The Johnson Girls and sailor Fern Hoffman, captain and chief mate of traditional sailing vessels (and old time fiddler) to discuss the traditional roles of women at sea, the roles of women in the tall ship industry today, the treatment of women in traditional maritime music, and the role of women singing songs traditionally sung by men. The presentation will include songs, with lyrics provided so guests can sing along from home, and a brief Q&A will follow the conversation.
This online program has already taken place, but you can still enjoy the video. Click below to watch.
Sea Chanteys and Maritime Music: A Monthly Sea Song Sing Along
From our living rooms and kitchens, and even from the deck of Wavertree, join us for our round-robin of shared sea songs, featuring members of The New York Packet and friends.