Monthly Archives: July 2012

Charts and graphs, oh my!

Being a mathematically-inclined person, I’m always interested in the stories one can tease out of data…  Now that we’ve got the book mostly mapped out, I made a chart displaying the first publication dates of the songs.  Each dot in … Continue reading

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Semi-weekly, Thursday: Singing in Cambridge

A new singing in Cambridge, MA will occasionally include some songs from The Shenandoah Harmony. Singings are held twice monthly, 7-9:30pm at Harvard Divinity School. Sign up for the mailing list at BostonSacredHarp.org for updates and more information, or contact myles.dakan@gmail.com.

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“One of the most beautiful of those old minors”

In the early stages of working on The Shenandoah Harmony, we jokingly titled the project The Mostly Minor Melodeon because, try as we might, we couldn’t escape the fact that the songs we had chosen were overwhelmingly minor! The editions … Continue reading

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