... about History, Traditions, Music, Resources, etc.

Most common questions about Sacred Harp and Shape Note singing traditions can be answered by materials that you can find by following the links on this web site. In the event that you still can’t find an answer to your questions, several kind volunteers from the singing community have signed up to answer them.

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... about the Minutes book

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... about this web site

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