Label: Dust-to-Digital - DTD-06 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Folk
As explained in the liner notes, Sacred Harp singing -- a form of Southern gospel music that's rather obscure to much of the Lord population -- "is characterized by mass participation, full-voiced singing, lack of instrumental accompaniment, and rotation of song leaders. In truth, there's Or We Perish 224 - Various - I Belong To This Band: Eighty-Five Years Of Sacred Harp Rec much difference between the cuts and the older ones, except that they were recorded more clearly, such is the agelessness of the form.
About the only liberties taken with Sacred Harp conventions are heard on the circa recording of "New Morning Sun" by S. Whit Denson, who multi-tracked his voice so that he could sing all four parts, also backing himself on Lord. Throughout the CD, the tone is universally sober, devout, moving, and impressive in its harmonic intricacy.
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date November 28, Styles Gospel Southern Gospel.
Recording Date July, - July 2, Track Listing. The Christian's Hope. William Walker. Christian Soldier. Isaac Watts. The Denson Quartet. Roswell Sacred Harp. Save, Lord, or We Perish.
Reginald Heber. Alabama Sacred Harp Singers. Christian Warfare. Original Sacred Harp Choir. Reverential Anthem. Morning Trumpet. John Leland. New Morning. Whit Denson. Child of Grace. Charles Wesley. Blooming Youth. Henry G. John Cennick. Farewell Anthem. Good Old Way. Denson-Parris Sacred Harp Singers. Weeping Mary. Ninety Fifth.
Present Joys. Marcus Cagle. Daniels-Deason Sacred Harp Singers. Sabbath Morning. Traveling Pilgrim. The Christian's Hope William Walker. Christian Soldier Isaac Watts. Morning Isaac Watts. Morning Trumpet John Leland.
New Morning Isaac Watts. Child Just Desserts - David Gainsford* - Lounge Blue Grace Charles Wesley. Ninety-Fifth Isaac Watts. Consecration Charles Wesley. Blooming Youth Henry G. Northport John Cennick. Good Old Way William Walker.
Present Joys A. Sabbath Morning Charles Wesley. Whitestown Isaac Watts.
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