First observe of how many Notes compass the Tune is. Next, the place of your first Note; and how many Notes above & below that: so as you may begin the Tune of your first Note as the rest may be sung in the compass of your and the peoples voices, without Squeaking above, or Grumbling below.

Brooklyn Shapenote Singing, February 12, 2017

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Singing from The Sacred Harp, Denson 1991 and Cooper 2012 (CB) Revisions, and from The Shenandoah Harmony (ShH), and from other four-shape sources.

Really nice singing this month and we collected $52! Thank you for your generosity. I will deliver a donation of $115 to Father Cullen the next time I have some baked goods to drop off as well (UPDATE: I baked scones yesterday, so am off to St. Paul’s with my package after I post this). We also committed a mortal shapenote sin, which I took on myself, so if I’m struck by lightning any time soon you’ll know why. (The list below reveals it.) Ben provided the best sophistical excuse. About a dozen of us also had a good time around the chocolate cauldron at my apartment afterwards; thank you to everyone who came.

Present: Ben S-H, Myles, Chris C., Patrick, Jordan, Sam; Nancy B., Alice B., Sarah L., Stephanie, Becca; Paul, Ian, Molly D., Carol, Brandon, Lynn, Sasha (visiting!), Amy Vernon-Jones (new); Alice W., Jon, nbm.

31b WEBSTER    nbm
ShH 93 MOSLEY    Ben
CB 572 WE WILL SING W/ANGELS THERE    Paul
CB 486 NO NIGHT ON THAT GOLDEN SHORE    Chris
ShH 13b BETHEL    Nancy B
ShH 47 PSALM 46    Jon
ShH 37 SPIRITUAL SAILOR    nbm
274b ROLL JORDAN ROLL    Sasha
324 NORTH PORT    Lynn
CB 571 NOT MADE W/HANDS    Paul
CB 499 WHERE LOVE IN GLORY SHINES    Sam
ShH 296 UNITIA    Chris
ShH 173 JACOB’S WELL    Ben
73t CUSSETA    Solon
ShH 324 SCOTLAND    Nancy B
297 CONVERSION    Alice B
277 ANTIOCH    Stephanie
CB 96 MERCY SEAT    Jon
ShH 242 BOULDER    nbm
CB 133 JOHN 4:14    Sasha
504 WOOD STREET    Brandon
155 NORTHFIELD    Lynn
ShH 140b 10,000 CHARMS    Molly
209 EVENING SHADE    Ian
ShH 152 ROYAL PROCLAMATION    Myles
CB 269 NIGHTFALL    Jordan

BREAK

Callback: 141 COMPLAINER    nbm­
ShH 16 MARTIAL TRUMPET    Chris
ShH 340b WHITESTOWN    Sam
76b DESIRE FOR PIETY    Solon
183 GREENWICH    Patrick
ShH 398 ELECTION HYMN    Myles
ShH 171 CATALINA    Ben
CB 505 CLEANSING FOUNTAIN    Jordan
ShH 298b BALLOON    Nancy B
ShH 104t TIME IS WINGING US    Alice B
312b RESTORATION    Becca
ShH 423 BRIER ISLAND    Sarah
99 GOSPEL TRUMPET    Alice W
CB 587 NEARER MY GOD TO THEE    Jon
CB 380 NETTIE    nbm
522 YE HEEDLESS ONES    Sasha
272 EXHORTATION    Ian
178 AFRICA    Lynn
CB 486     Molly
196 ALABAMA    Carol
567 THE GREAT DAY    Patrick
497 NATICK    Jordan
Closer: 45b IMANDRA NEW    Sasha

Total songs:  49
SH: 21
CB: 17
ShH: 11

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