5/10/15

Shanty/Singing/Ukulele Club Sat. May 30th

Kansai Shanty Crew, Singing Around the Table and Ukulele Club @ Gnome, Kyoto
5-6.30pm Workshop - Sea shanties - Kansai Shanty Crew
6.30-7pm Break 
7-8:00pm First session - Singing Around the Table/Ukulele Club
8:00-8:30pm Break 
8:30-10pm Second session - Ukulele Club
Everyone is welcome to any or all parts of the evening. If you’d like to introduce a new song (in any language), please bring 10-15 copies to share. We have some ukuleles to lend if you don't have one.
See you there! 

5:00−6:30時 シーシャンティーワークショップ(関西シャンティクルー)

6:30−7:00時 休憩
7:00−8:00時 歌声/ウクレレクラブ
8:00−8:30時 休憩
8:30−10:00時 ウクレレクラブ
それでは当日お会いしましょう!皆様何時でもどうぞ。歌を紹介したい方は10−15枚のコピーを持って来て下さい。 ウクレレをお持ちでない方はおかしする事が出来ます。

4/20/15

Shanty/Singing/Ukulele Club April 25th

Koi carp fly over R. Katsura celebrating  Children's/Boys' Day May 5th
Our next get-together is this coming Saturday!!!
Saturday April 25th Kansai Shanty Crew, Singing Around the Table and Ukulele Club @Gnome, Kyoto (S of Nijo-Kawaramachi)

5-6pm Workshop: Sea shanties - Kansai Shanty Crew
6-7pm Break
7-8:00pm First session: Singing Around the Table (with any instruments) Including songs for 'Kodomo no Hi' (Kids'/Boys' Day)
8:00-8:30pm Break
8:30-10pm Second session: Ukulele Club

Everyone is welcome to any or all parts of the evening. If you’d like to introduce a new song (in any language), please bring 10-15 copies to share. Plenty of ukes available for beginners to borrow!
Hope to see you there!

3/19/15

シーシャンティって何?

シーシャンティ は船乗りが働きながら歌った唄です。船乗りは異国人メンバーなのでリフレインが多く労働内容にあわせて曲もリズムも多種多様です。

  
Photos from "George Hodge, his Book Consisting of Difrint ports &
 ships that I have sailed in since the year 1790. Aged 13 years."