Sacred harp singing Saturday

first_img Next UpThe new songs include Mars Hill Morning, Peterborough, Tallahassee, Rest for the Soul, Every Grace, Sweet Reunion and National Blessings.The new edition of the Cooper Book will be for sale but Sundberg said those who sing from the old book will not have any trouble finding their way around.Everyone is invited to join the singers. Sundberg said there will be someone around who is more than willing to step aside and talk to visitors about the history of the 200-year-old spiritual choral music style.“There is an increased interest in Sacred Harp singing among all ages,” Sundberg said. “Young people are becoming more interested and we welcome the opportunity to introduce people to Sacred Harp and happy to have them join in.” You Might Like City of Troy appoints new Mayor for a Day Next Tuesday, Troy middle school students will be taking over the city as part of the annual “Mayor for a… read more By Jaine Treadwell Published 11:00 pm Thursday, February 21, 2013 Sundberg said those who come to listen are invited to sit up close, not on the back row.“It’s unpredictable how many will show up for the singing but we usually have about 30,” he said. “No matter how many are there, we’ll sing and have a good time.” The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Sacred harp singing Saturday Print Article Email the author Book Nook to reopen Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits The Third Annual Sacred Harp, Cooper Edition, all-day singing will be Saturday at the Pioneer Museum of Alabama.The singing will begin at 10 a.m. and admission is free for singers who show their staff and songbook. General admission will be charged for those who just want to come and listen and learn.Dinner on the ground will be in the main museum building and everyone is invited to bring a favorite dish to share and enjoy the fun and fellowship of an all-day singing, said Ken Sundberg, event coordinator.“We will be singing from a new edition of the Cooper Book which includes 16 new songs,” he said. “Some songs have been moved to a new location to make the songs less crowded. The new edition is much more readable.” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Sponsored Content Latest Stories By The Penny Hoarder Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more