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Sun. 24 Nov. 2019

2: 30 PM // Benaroya Hall

* International Series

La Nef: Sea Songs and Shanties

FOR THOSE WANTING TICKETS TO THE SKANSONIA EVENT, BUT COULDN’T GET THEM, JOIN US AT LA NEF AT BENAROYA HALL.

Pre-concert talk at 1:30 PM
Concert at 2;30 PM

Capstand shanties, halyard shanties, laments, forecastle songs, short haul shanties, songs and music to accompany work and play. Inspired by this tradition of maritime music, Se√°n Dagher has arranged these songs and tunes to display all the warmth and depth they deserve. Music from England, Scotland, Ireland, the Americas, and the Caribbean are sung by a chorus of seven male voices, a powerful instrument indeed. All aboard for this Seattle debut!

 


A Sea Shanty Sing-A-Aong Aboard The M.V. Skansonia 
Saturday, November 23, 2019 | 5 pm

Did you know Seattle has a thriving sea-shanty scene? Get onboard with singalongs and shows.

By Tom Keogh

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