Annual Singing of the Harmonia Sacra, 1996
- Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University
- Annual Singing of the Harmonia Sacra
- Collection No.:
- SdArch 9
- January 1, 1996
- 2 audiocassettes, 3 cd-rs, .04 Cubic Feet
- Language of the Material:
- English .
- Annual Singing of the Harmonia Sacra, 1996, is comprised of two audiocassettes with a recording of a harmonia sacra hymn sing, held at Weavers Mennonite Church, on January 1, 1996.
[identification of item], [box #, folder #], Annual Singing of the Harmonia Sacra, SdArch 9, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.
The hymn sing was organized by the Harmonia Sacra Society, a non-profit organization in the Shenandoah Valley, dedicated to preserving and promoting the legacy of Joseph Funk, a Southern shaped-note hymnal publisher, singing school instructor, and publisher of the hymnal, "Harmonia Sacra." The recording was made by Raymond Brunk, founder of "Gospel Sunrise," an organization that distributes religious cassette tapes to truck stops.
Scope and Content
The Annual Signing of the Harmonia Sacra, 1996, is comprised of two audiocassettes with a recording of a harmonia sacra hymn sing, held at Weavers Mennonite Church, on January 1, 1996. The hymn sing is held annually on New Year's Day.
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Genre and Form
- oral histories (literary works)
- Mennonites -- Hymns
- Shape note hymnals
- Sacred vocal music
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