Gigs

Gigs 2017

Dates/Times Event
Saturday June 3

Concert (preceded by wine tasting) at Maritime Gloucester

6:30pm – music from 7:15pm
23 Harbor Loop, Gloucester, Mass      Phone: 978-281-0470
Suggested donation: $15 members $20 others

Sunday June 4 Informal visit to the Essex Shipbuilding Museum

66 Main St, Essex, Mass   Phone: 978-768-7541

Monday June 5 Informal chantey sing at the Dog Bar Restaurant

5:30-9:00pm
65 Main St, Gloucester, Mass  Phone: 978-281-6565

Tuesday June 6 Private function, Waltham, Mass
Wednesday June 7 Private function, New Bedford, Mass
Thursday June 8 AHA! Concert, New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park

6:00 – 7.30pm – free
33 William St, New Bedford, Mass
(AHA!)

Thursday – Sunday
June 8-11, 2017

Mystic Seaport Sea Music Festival

Mystic-Sea-Music-FestivalMystic Seaport is proud to host its 38th annual Sea Music Festival, one of the world’s premier sea music events. More than 5,000 people gather each year to hear an amazing array of performers from across the world perform maritime music ranging from the golden age of sail to the best of contemporary compositions. This year’s roster of performers includes musicians from Australia, England, France, across the U.S. from Tennessee to Michigan and the Northeast. The weekend’s festivities include concerts, special performances for children, instructional workshops, and a unique opportunity to witness sea music at work aboard our historic vessels.

As part of the Sea Music Festival, Mystic Seaport will also host the Music of the Sea Symposium. The Music of the Sea Symposium explores the interaction between sea, music, and song. As an integral part of the annual Sea Music Festival, this two-day symposium, co-sponsored by Mystic Seaport, Williams College, the Williams-Mystic Program, and the University of Connecticut at Avery Point, explores subjects from history and folklore, to literature and ethnomusicology, along with many other related topics.

Mystic Seaport Museum, 75 Greenmanville Avenue, Mystic CT – Phone 860-572-0711

Monday June 12 Informal Survivors Session – to be confirmed
Tuesday June 13 House concert – Boston Traditional Song/Folksong Society of Greater Boston 8.00pm

Reservations required: email  for reservations and directions.
Suggested donation: $20; $5 for students

Thursday June 15 Private function, Georgetown, Maine
Friday June 16 Concert at the Sidedoor Coffeehouse with Roll and Go.

7.30pm – Phone: 207-729-8515
Unitarian Universalist Church, 1 Middle St, Brunswick, Maine
Suggested donation $15.00

Saturday June 17 Concert at Sail Power & Steam Museum

7.30pm – Suggested donation: $15
75 Mechanic St, Rockland, Maine
Phone: 207-701-7627 or 207-701-5050

Sunday June 18 Open session with Boston Area Chantey and Maritime Sing (BACAMS)

USS Constitution Museum,
Building 22, Navy Yard, Charlestown, Mass
Phone: 617-426-1812

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