Shenandoah

Podcast
3:30 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Authentic South: Shenandoah Valley Shape Note Singers

Credit Sarah Cumming

Contributor Kelley Libby visits a shape note sing event in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Sometimes this style of singing is referred to as Sacred Harp. That’s because there’s an old tune book called The Sacred Harp, and most shape note singers use it, especially in the deep South.

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