The classic tale of John Franklin lost in the Arctic seas, searching for the Northwest Passage. He disappeared without a trace.
Nearly two hundred years later, the Arctic is warm enough for the Northwest Passage to become a reality, and we have added a
verse to reflect such irony.
All proceeds from the sale of downloads of this song to benefit the University of the Arctic
music traditional, original words by Lady Franklin
new verse by David Rothenberg and Andy Revkin
Revkin, vocals and guitar; Rothenberg, bass clarinet and ice sounds from Spitsbergen