Songs of the Sea
A Winter Carnival shanty sing-along with maritime music expert David Coffin.
Presented by Dartmouth Winter Carnival and the Department of Music
David Coffin is a singer and multi-instrumentalist and has been performing "since forever." In addition to leading Revels productions since 1980, he can be found presenting school enrichment programs throughout New England. Since the sea chantey craze hit TikTok in 2021 he has posted over 600 videos under the name “Chanteyman” and has released several digital albums during the pandemic in addition to a number previously released CDs. Since 2000 he has been working on Boston Harbor running the Narration Program for Boston Harbor City Cruises as well as taking over 10,000 inner city kids out to several harbor islands through Save the Harbor/Save the Bay. “Boston Harbor makes a nice office.” YouTube, Spotify, TikTok