On Water Lecture Series Coming Spring 2013!February 19, 2013
PRIDE OF BALTIMORE II and the National Sailing Hall of Fame is pleased to present a series of on water lectures this Spring!
On Water Lecture Series
A series of talks on the Pride of Baltimore II
NSHOF Education Program
Boarding at 5:15 p.m. | Departing the Dock at 5:30 p.m. | $50 per person per lecture | Light Refreshments
War of 1812 and the Privateer
Captain Jan Miles joined Pride, Inc. in 1981 and was one of three rotating Captains on the original Pride of Baltimore. With 35 years of experience as a professional sailor, his voyages include five Atlantic Ocean crossings, as well as three Pacific voyages.
Spirit of Sailing
Gary Jobson is a former All-American collegiate sailor. He won the America’s Cup in 1977 as tactician for Ted Turner. As a broadcaster / producer (he is ESPN Sailing Analyst), lecturer and writer (he is editor at large for Sailing World and Cruising World magazines), he is the pre-eminent ambassador for sailing in the U.S. and is President of U.S. Sailing.
Early American Music of the Sea
David Hildebrand has been an adjunct instructor at Peabody Institute since 1994. Dr. David Hildebrand is a specialist in Early American Music. He has been performing professionally since 1980, mostly in duet with his wife Ginger.
War of 1812 on the Chesapeake
Scott Sheads is a park ranger, historian and historic weapons officer at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine. He is author of Guardian of the Star-Spangled Banner: Lt. Colonel George Armistead and the Fort McHenry Flag and co-author of The War of 1812 in the Chesapeake.