Capstan Players

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Group from Milton Academy that existed at least in 1967 and cut a great LP on Trans Radio.


  • Paul Donsanto (g)
  • Doug Hendren
  • John "Suss" Sussewell (d)
  • John Hagerty
  • Carter Manny


Capstan Players Of Milton Academy (Trans Radio) (TR 990)

  • Side A: Dirty Water, Love Is A Beautiful Thing, ’Til There Was You, Why Do I Cry, My Back Pages, Summertime
  • Side B: Come On Up, Gone For A While, Mr. Dieingly Said, Open Up Your Door, Route 66, ’Till The End Of The Day


  • Paul Donsanto later joined the Beacon Street Union.
  • LP came in generic white jacket.
  • Members were from out of state and were attending prep school.