Windjammer, the first presentation in CINEMIRACLE, is the record of a training cruise of the full-rigged S/S Christian Radich from Oslo across the Atlantic, through the Caribbean, to New York and back home again.- Written by Wilfried Wittkowsky
The officers and the boys of the full-rigged Oslo school-ship 'S.S. Christian Radich' are the cast, and participating seen-artists include Arthur Fiedler and members of the Boston Pops Orchestra; Wilbur de Paris and his New Orleans Jazz Band; and Pablo Casals. 50 Norwegian young boys set sail on the training ship, 'Christian Radich' to learn the art of sailing and seamanship. They learn to know, depend upon and trust each other during their various ports-of-call. They visit Madeira, where a Portugese festival is attended; plus Willemstad, Curacao, and San Juan, Puerto Rico. And Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and New York City. In Boston, one of the boys gets a chance to perform with Arthur Fieldler and the Boston Pops Orchestra, and hear, in New Orleans, Wilbur de Paris and His New Orleans Jazz Band perform. The ship has a rendezvous with a U.S. Navy task force before returning home to Oslo, Norway.- Written by Les Adams <email@example.com>
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