Pacific Northwest Singers to Perform Aboard 1886 Sailing Ship BALCLUTHA
Contact: John Cunnane, 415-561-7049
NOTED PACIFIC NORTHWEST SINGERS HANK CRAMER AND BRIAN MASKEW TO PERFORM CONCERT ABOARD 1886 SAILING SHIP BALCLUTHA
Hank Cramer and Brian Maskew are outstanding chantey singers, on tour from Washington State. Join us for a concert of traditional songs of the sea - songs of sailors and fishermen, of pirates and plunderers, of oarsmen and stevedores, and of seafaring communities. These songs link us with our maritime past in a compelling way. Experience authentic renditions of sea music at its finest in this unique waterfront setting. Information: 415-447-5000.
Did You Know?
See the captain’s quarters on the square-rigged ship Balclutha where Inda-Francis Durkee was born at sea, during a voyage from Calcutta, India, to San Francisco. She was the daughter of Captain and Mrs. Alice Durkee. Alfred Durkee was master of the Balclutha from 1894-1899. More...