Shape Note Singing Workshop Offered

 

March 7, 2019



The Blue Ridge Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (AGO) is sponsoring a workshop on Shape Note Singing on Saturday, March 23, from 10 a.m. until noon at First United Methodist Church in Brevard. The public and all early American hymn lovers are invited to attend. The event is free.

Have you ever looked at an old hymnal and wondered why note heads of each musical note were different shapes? (Triangle, diamond, squares). Come find out and sing some good old American hymns along the way. A significant part of America’s musical heritage that originated in the 19th century are the po...



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