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Shanties and Sailor's Life with Orion Couling: A Benefit for Marquette Maritime Museum

Presented by Marquette Maritime Museum at Marquette Maritime Museum, Marquette MI

Feb 18 2021
Shanties and Sailor's Life with Orion Couling: A Benefit for Marquette Maritime Museum

Shanties and Sailor’s Life with Orion Couling: A Benefit for Marquette Maritime Museum, 7:00pm-9:00pm EST, February 18, 2021.

Join Shantyman and tall ship sailor, Orion Couling, for one or both parts of an evening filled with music and merriment as he leads you in the songs that created the heartbeat of the age of sail. Hear how and why these songs were used in both traditional & modern sailing vessels. In the second part of the evening, the music will continue with a slide show and a behind-the-scenes look at tall ship sailing in the modern age.  Orion spent a decade sailing up and down both coasts and the Great Lakes as a sailor, shantyman, educator, and Captain.  Tickets $9.99.

Part 1:  7-7:50 EST (6-6:50 CST)

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Tickets $9.99

Contact: 906-226-2006


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Additional time info:

Part 1:  7-7:50 EST (6-6:50 CST) Shanties and Song

 Part 2:  8-8:50 EST (7-7:50 CST) A Sailor’s Life and Song

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Marquette Maritime Museum

Location: 300 Lakeshore Blvd, Mailing: PO Box 1096, Marquette, MI 49855


A few parking spaces located next to the city Waterworks building and Museum on Lakeshore. Parking lot is located behind Museum on lakeside.

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