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, May 12, 2019.

St. Paul’s Church, Carroll Gardens. Singing from The Sacred Harp, Denson 1991 (SH) and Cooper 2012 (CB) Editions, and from The Shenandoah Harmony (ShH).

Present: Paul, Sarah, Myles, Ben S-H, Sam, Elsa, Colman, Patrick, Fr. Alex, Justine, Mary Jane, Terry R., Molly, Stefani, Geoff. New: Colman’s friend Ande. (Image is MAY from the Hours of Bona Sforza, 1490-94, British Library Add. 62997.)
Collected: $47.

SH: 12 CB: 8 ShH: 24 TOTAL: 44

SH 31b WEBSTER nbm
CB 515 WHEN THE LORD SHALL COME FOR ME Paul
SH 512 THE SPIRIT SHALL RETURN Colman
ShH 10 SOMETHING NEW Myles
ShH 1b ROCKBRIDGE Sam
SH 95 VERNON Sarah
ShH 104t TIME IS WINGING US AWAY Elsa
SH 547 GRANDVILLE Justine
ShH 404t PARADISE nbm
ShH 147 RIVER OF JORDAN Patrick
ShH 12b STROUDWATER Colman
CB 442t BLOOMING YOUTH Paul
SH 334 RAINBOW Terry
ShH 116 EDEN OF LOVE Myles
ShH 186 WORLDS BEYOND THE SKY Sam
ShH 78 STAFFORD Ben
SH 106 ECSTASY Sarah
SH 317 JACKSON Stefani
ShH 218t REDEEMING GRACE Molly
CB 38t SESSIONS Elsa
CB 39 EDEN OF LOVE nbm
ShH 4b GRAVITY Patrick (for Ellen’s father)
ShH 330t DAY OF JUDGMENT Colman
ShH 265b MILLBROOK Paul

Break

ShH 109 ZION’S WALLS nbm
ShH 114 YOUTHFUL BLESSINGS Terry
ShH 247 CRUMBLY Ben
ShH 246b AMELIA Myles
ShH 173 JACOB’S WELL Sam
ShH 140b TEN THOUSAND CHARMS Molly
ShH 24t CONSOLATION Ande
CB 54t PALMETTO nbm
SH 34t THE GOSPEL POOL Stefani
SH 44 THE CONVERTED THIEF Patrick
SH 448t CONSECRATION Colman
CB 572 WE WILL SING W/ANGELS THERE Patrick
CB 522 SHADES OF NIGHT Terry
ShH 120b KERSHAW Ben
ShH 180 GLORY SHONE AROUND Myles
ShH 305 THO DARK BE MY WAY Sam
CB 96 MERCY SEAT Molly
SH 140 SWEET SOLITUDE Mary Jane
SH 376 HELP ME TO SING Elsa
SH 331 JESTER Ben



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