Sheet Music composed by Joanne Griffiths
Starboard Shanty, composed by Joanne Griffiths, is an upbeat minor-key shanty ideal for beginners of all ages.
Digital Sheet Music
Starboard Shanty (Digital: Single User)
Starboard Shanty (Digital: Unlimited Reproductions)
About the composer
British-born composer Joanne Griffiths lives and works in the High Peak, U.K. with her husband and their two children. She earned a Master’s degree in composition from Salford University in 2012 and enjoys dividing her time between teaching, composing, and both singing in and directing choirs. In her spare time, she is passionate about making hats, and listening to live music.
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