:: Title :: Memorial lesson at Sacred Harp Convention
:: Genre :: religious speech, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified man [vocal]
:: 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 8 (00:03:05)
:: 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 brings us up to the memorial lesson." Announcer reads the names of singers who have died since last meeting, calls for a lesson to be sung in their memory, and introduces singers. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Southern U.S. 1959 and 1960

 

 

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