A good shanty-man was worth six on the
rope so they say – so stand by for plenty of sea-shanties and tales from
around the world with seafaring storyteller Jan Bee Brown and Dutch
shanty choir Heeren van de Heijs. Jan’s stories celebrate the Port of
Leith and the brave sailors of Scottish coasts and waters, whilst the
choir sing songs from the sea, both in Dutch and English, as well as
singing Blues, Russian, French, Yiddish and African songs learnt on
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