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Singers Glen

by Alice Parker & Melodious Accord

Shape note hymns and original music from the folk opera Singers Glen based on the life of early American tunebook publisher Joseph Funk.
Genre: Spiritual: Southern Gospel
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1. Invocation Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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2. Wesley Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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3. Hiding Place Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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4. Idumea Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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5. Social Band Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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6. Christian Farewell Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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7. Instrumental Prologue Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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8. Resignation Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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9. Duet, Brother Peter and Joseph- Limehouse (feat. Lewis White & Joseph Palarca) Alice Parker
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10. Solo, Joseph- Music Is My Solace (feat. Lewis White) Alice Parker
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11. Instrumental Introduction- Social Band Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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12. Duet, Timothy and Susan- Transport (feat. Brian Dougherty & Carla Wesby) Alice Parker
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13. Instrumental Introduction to Singing-School- Greenfields Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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14. Mt Ephraim Alice Parker & Melodious Accord
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15. Duet, Susan and Hannah- Daughter of Zion Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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16. Greenwood Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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17. Greenfields Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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18. Christian Hope Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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19. Brother Peter and Choir- Mt Carmel (feat. Joseph Palarca) Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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20. Joseph- Farmington Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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21. Divine Goodness Alice Parker & The Musicians of Melodious Accord
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ABOUT THIS ALBUM


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During the early years of the settling of this country a kind of indigenous singing grew up among the colonists. William Billings was one of the first composers of this breed. He lived in Boston, led singing schools, and reformed the church singing around him. His fuguing tunes set the style for a century of singing as the settlers moved westward. Following in this style, Joseph Funk became one of the foremost musicians of his time. He settled near Harrisonburg, VA, and earned his living as a schoolmaster, farmer, song-leader, collector of hymn tunes and publisher. He devised a system of shaped notes for teaching music which he used in his hymn collection, "Genuine Church Music," published in 1832. Later entitiled "Harmonia Sacra," it is still in use today in its 27th edition. The hymns in this album are arrangements from this collection.


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