:: Title :: Christmas Anthem (#225)
:: Genre :: religious song, shape note hymn
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Alabama Sacred Harp Convention
:: Setting :: 56th Annual United Sacred Harp Musical Association Convention, Corinth Baptist Church
:: Location :: Fyffe (Dekalb County), Alabama (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., Anglo-American, Alabama
:: Session :: Fyffe 9/59
:: Date :: 9/12/1959
:: Reference Information :: T877.0, Track 13 (00:02:53)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Recordings from the 56th Annual United Sacred Harp Musical Association Convention, held at Corinth Baptist Church, in Fyffe, Alabama. Leman Brown, chairman. The numbers following the songs refer to their page numbers in the Sacred Harp. [Source: Editor]
2 - Editor note: Occasionally the name listed as "lead" is not the leader of the song, but the person who has picked the selection. [Source: Tapebox]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - This was a special group of approximately 25 of the more experienced singers at the convention. There appears to have been no leader for these hymns. Alan Lomax: "old music - nice recording" [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Southern U.S. 1959 and 1960

 

 

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