Shenandoah sampler discs

Sep 6, 2013 by

We’ve had numerous requests to make some sampler CDs for folks who want to get started with the book.  All these tracks are also available for free download on our web site.  They’re rough “field recordings” of various singings and only intended for teaching purposes.  Here’s how it works: Where possible, we’ll try to have some CDs available at singings. Donations to cover our costs are appreciated. If you’d like to make your own, you can download the whole disc as one zip file, import the songs into a program such as iTunes or Windows Media Player, order the tracks by track number, and burn an audio disc.  There are printable track lists to go with the discs. If you’d like to make CDs for other singers too, you are welcome to do so, and...

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Exeter All-Day Recordings

Sep 25, 2013 by

Here are the recordings from the Shenandoah session after the Exeter, Pa. All-Day singing, June 15, 2013. Our voices were pretty shot, but there are a few good tracks here and others that may be useful for teaching.  Check out Suffering Savior, Princeton, and Kittery. The code before each track name (like “ShH 157”) gives the page number in the book. To download a song, start it playing and right-click on “DOWNLOAD MP3.” First...

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All-Day Shenandoah Harmony Singing in Boston...

Sep 3, 2013 by

Please come to Boston on Saturday, October 26, 2013 for an all-day singing from The Shenandoah Harmony. The event will be held at the Beacon Hill Friends House starting at 10am, with a midday dinner on the grounds. Street parking is limited, but the Boston Common Garage, Park Street Station, and Government Center Station are all conveniently close by. Potluck dishes should be ready-made without need of the kitchen. For more information, e-mail Myles Dakan at gmail.com.  Facebook...

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Past Events

Sep 10, 2013 by

RICHMOND VA – JAMES RIVER ALL-DAY SINGING – SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9 Both The Sacred Harp, 1991 edition and The Shenandoah Harmony;  10 to 4 pm; St. John’s Episcopal Church, 2401 E Broad St., Richmond, VA 23223; contact leyland.delre[at]gmail.com MORE… BOSTON, MA – ALL-DAY SINGING – SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26 Beacon Hill Friends House, starting 10 a.m., contact Myles Dakan at gmail.com.  MORE… DAMARISCOTTA, ME – New England Sacred Harp Convention – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, evening Singing will commence Friday evening, Oct. 4, with a Cooper book/Shenandoah Harmony singing from 7pm to 9:30pm.  Facebook site CORK, IRELAND – All-Day Singing – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, evening On Friday 18th October, we are holding a Shenandoah Harmony singing. It will take place upstairs in the Camden Palace Hotel, Camden Quay. If you’d like to sing a shape note tune from another book, please feel free...

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