Nantucket Sleighride

 

David Coffin and his band, The Nantucket Sleighride, perform spirited arrangements of old and new songs about life at sea

 
 
Price: $14.95
 
Item Number: CD3404
 

David Coffin and his band, The Nantucket Sleighride, perform spirited arrangements of old and new songs about life at sea, and some haunting ballads of its perils. Includes "Rolling Down to Old Maui," "We Have Fed Our Sea," "Coasts of High Barbary," and "Seamans' Hymn." David has been an important part of Spring and Christmas Revels productions since 1980, as singer, instrumentalist and audience leader.

Songlist

Hear samples from select pieces.

1.
The Bonny Ship the Diamond
 
2.
Rolling Down to Old Maui
 
3.
Wings of a Goney
 
4.
Soon May the Wellermen Come
 
5.
Farewell to Tarwathie
 
6.
North Sea Holes
 
7.
The Reach
 
8.
Catch Tiny Fish for Japan
 
9.
Coasts of High Barbary
 
10.
Flowers of Bermuda
 
11.
On Board a 98
 
12.
Seaman's Hymn
 
13.
We Have Fed Our Sea
 
14.
Sugar Trade
 
15.
Jamestown Homeward Bound
 
16.
Rounding the Horn
 
17.
Yankee Whalermen