Mudcat Café message #754996 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #48561   Message #754996
Posted By: EBarnacle1
26-Jul-02 - 11:53 AM
Thread Name: help: Moby Dick shanty thread?
Subject: RE: help: Moby Dick shanty thread?
As a rower who teaches rowing,"John Kanaka" works well if there are no artistic pauses or elongations. It keeps the crew in and rhythm and lets them come up with couplets that are not part of the tradition simply because most of them are not aware of the tradition.