Tag Archives: music

Sailing with Charlie: Sailing with Music

Sailing With Charlie Humor by Julian PutleyCartoon by Christine Taylor

Charlie likes music; he also likes silence, but there’s a time and place for everything. When there’s a high pressure system over the islands and the atmosphere is crystal clear; and when this is accompanied by a light 10 to …

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Beautiful Melodies or Sour Notes?

Rock on! Fatty knocking ‘em dead in Tonga …

I am a lover of music—and always have been. I grew up in the 1950s singing aboard our schooner Elizabeth. My father was a devoted Barbershopper and my mother a member of Sweet Adelines International. We harmonized on deck as a …

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Rocking and Rolling through Paradise

Photo by Gary E. Brown

If you happen to be driving your dinghy around the anchorage and hear a rock concert coming from a cruising boat then the chances are you are listening to Trudie Cardone and David Ball aboard the sloop Persephone. These two …

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