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Lovely Ernestina / Songs of the Sea

NB Harbor Sea Chantey Chorus and Rum Soaked Crooks


¬†Take a step back in time to relive New Bedford’s rich maritime heritage as the New Bedford Sea Chantey Chorus and Rum Soaked Crooks set sail on a musical voyage spanning four centuries of traditional sailor’s chanteys and ballads. Recorded at the Unitarian Memorial Church in Fairhaven MA, proceeds from the sale of this recording help to fund educational operations of the Schooner Ernestina, which hosts thousands of students each year.


NB Harbor Sea Chantey Chorus – Jim Bean (guitar, concertina), Jack Dolan (bodhran), Iaiin Geddes (concertina), Mike Green (guitar), Vi Taylor (percussion), Woody Underwood (violin), Polly Zajac (flute, penny whistle)

Rum Soaked Crooks – Tom Goux (guitar, recorder, concertina, dulcimer, percussion), Dan Lanier (violin, button accordion), Jacek Sulanowski (bodhran), Andy Woolf (violin)