Shape-Notes, “The Sacred Harp” and the Hollow Square: an American Musical Tradition.(2009)
A survey of the late 18th and 19th-century, American singing school tradition, shape-note hymnals with emphasis on "The Sacred Harp" (1844); cultural connotations and musical performance practices.
- Shape-note hymnals,
- Shape-note singing,
- Singing schools
Publication DateFall November 20, 2009
Citation InformationRobert C Delvin. "Shape-Notes, “The Sacred Harp” and the Hollow Square: an American Musical Tradition." (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert_delvin/5/