Download the demo Shenandoah packet

Apr 29, 2012 by

Here is our 84-page preview of the Shenandoah Harmony.  We sang from it at the NSV All-Day Singing in Millwood, Virginia, June 3, 2012.

PLEASE NOTE: Although most of the songs are in the public domain, this edited and typeset packet is copyrighted by the Shenandoah Harmony music committee, with the exception of songs that are copyrighted by individual composers.  You are welcome to make multiple paper copies for free use at singings.  However, please do not distribute this file electronically or post it on a web site.

Questions?  Please read my post explaining our editorial policy.

If you’re planning to view this on a tablet or phone, you’ll probably prefer the ebook version.

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  1. lucinda durkee

    This is so exciting!

    • Hi Cindy! Yes, we’re excited about it, too! Let us know if you get to try any of the songs and which ones you like!

  2. Thanks for all your excellent and creative work on this extraordinary project! The expected phrase at this point might be: “You guys rock!” But that is woefully inadequate. So let me simply say that I can see each of you in my mind’s eye sculpting time with your hands in your individual and unique styles. In my mind’s ear, I hear each of your voices, hear them in the haunting harmonies of this music, and I smile. A tear in my eye. A catch in my throat. And look forward to seeing and hearing you all together again.

    • Thanks, John! Next time we reach a difficult point in the editing process (and it is a slog sometimes) I’ll keep your kind words in mind. Hope to sing with you soon!

  3. Les Updike

    We have sung several of the tunes from individual copy sheets at our Tuesday night home singings in Richmond. I just downloaded and printed all of the available tunes and am eagerly awaiting the Berryville singing in June to join with other shape note enthuasists singing from this fantastic collection.

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