Nailed to the Mast: Naval Ballads of the Civil War
Join Dr. Stephen Sanfilippo along the banks of the Kennebec River for a concert and discussion featuring the music of the men who fought the Civil War on the sea. Dr. Sanfilippo has spent years bringing the music of past centuries alive for audiences today to enjoy. As both musician and scholar, he has researched and recreated the sounds of the sailors of the past, performing on instruments as diverse as fretless and 5-string banjos, guitar and harmonica.
Maine Maritime Museum offers a myriad of opportunities to explore Maine’s maritime heritage and culture and to experience the mystique of Maine.
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