Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Recording: Sacred Harp Singers

Artist: Sacred Harp Singers

Songs: 107 [Russia] + 47b [Idumea]

Recorded at 159 Manning ("Don't Trust Anyone Under 30 – Manning BBQ 2013"), June 14, 2013.

Sacred Harp Singers - 107 [Russia]

Sacred Harp Singers - 47b [Idumea]

In time, I'll have much more to say about this whole day, but for now, you can see some tangential musings here. To the uninitiated, these songs will sound a little particular at first: the first time through the tune the ensemble is singing the "shapes" — the fah-so-lahs that are associated with the musical notation.

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