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Cynthia Collins

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Jefferson City, Missouri, The United States


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Cynthia Collins is from Jefferson City, Missouri. She began piano lessons at the age of five and had every intention of pursuing a music career as a composer. She graduated from Drury University in Springfield, Missouri, with a Bachelor of Music, attended summer school at the Salzburg Universitat in Salzburg, Austria, and did her graduate work in composition at the Mannes School of Music in New York.

While working in the music industry, she would spend her spare time watching the ships in New York Harbor. This led to a volunteer position, sail training, and employment at South Street Seaport Museum. Other volunteer experiences with ships followed, including the 2006 NY dockside segment of the Godspeed Sail honoring America's 400th Anniversar

Visitors to the South Street Seaport Museum will, once again, have the opportunity to sail in the waterways of New York Harbor aboard the 19th-century schooner Pioneer beginning Friday, May 22, 2015. Public sails aboard this floating museum go out … Continue reading
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