Sea Music Concert Series
Experience the driving rhythms of chanteys and the beauty of seafaring ballads from the wooden decks of the historic sailing ship Balclutha. Join the park in its 25th year of presenting some of sea music's outstanding performers.
Tickets: $14 general, $12 SFMNPA members. Season ticket; $36 for all three concerts.
All concerts aboard Balclutha.
Ticket information: 415-561-6662, ext. 21, or firstname.lastname@example.org
On tour from his native England, Brian Peters is "A top-notch singer and player, one of the very best performers in the field of English traditional song and music." -- Dirty Linen folk music magazine.
Saturday, September 28 at 8:00pm
IRISH TRADITIONS, with Shay Black, Amelia Hogan, and The Jammy Dodgers.
A night of traditional Irish songs and instrumental music.
SHAY BLACK is from Ireland's "first family of song," the Black Family. Originally from Dublin, Ireland, Shay lived in Liverpool for many years, singing with the legendary Stan Hugill,the Liverpool shanty group Stormalong John, and the Irish band Garva, before settling in the Bay Area in the early 1990's. He tours both solo, and with members of the Black family.
AMELIA HOGAN is a singer of traditional Irish and American songs. For 30 years she has graced stages from Killarney to Seattle, from San Francisco to New York.
THE JAMMY DODGERS are a hot new traditional Irish band featuring fiddle, flute, concertina, banjo and guitar. Their exciting and innovative playing of jigs and reels, and their singing of gaelic songs have gained them a following in the Bay Area and beyond.
Saturday, October 26,8pm, aboard Balclutha.
John Roberts and Debra Cowan
Accompanying themselves on concertina and guitar, John and Debra sing traditional and contemporary songs from across the English-speaking world.
Saturday, November 16 at 8:00pm
Balclutha at the Hyde St.Pier (View)
Hyde Street Pier
San Francisco, CA 94109
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|