Shaped Note/Sacred Harp Singing

I am aware that there is what I would call a folk tradition of religious music with a unique style of singing, called Shaped Note – Sacred Harp Singing. Historically, both whites and blacks have sung in that tradition and maintain it yet today.

This is another area in which I am not familiar with the practices and I would welcome any contributions from those that are familiar with it.

 

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