American Christmas: Shapenote Carols from New England & Appalachia

An American Christmas: Shapenote Carols from New England & Appalachia

by Tudor Choir

Product Details

Release Date:
Loft Recordings


  1. Shepherd's Star (William Walker's The Southern Harmony, 1835)
  2. Shiloh (Suffolk Harmony, 1786)
  3. The Cherry Tree Carol
  4. Antioch (William Walker's The Southern Harmony, 1835)
  5. Sherburne (White & King's The Sacred Harp, 1844)
  6. Emanuel. For Christmas (Stoughton Musical Society's Centennial Collecti
  7. Redemption (Jeremiah Ingall's The Christian Harmony; or Songster's Comp
  8. Anthem from Luke (Davisson's The Kentucky Harmony, 1816)
  9. Joys Seven (Joshua Himes's Millennial Harp, 1842)
  10. Bethlehem (C.M.) (John Wyeth's Repository of Sacred Music Part Second,
  11. Redemption (William Walker's The Southern Harmony, 1835)
  12. Boston. For Christmas (John Wyeth's Repository of Sacred Music Part Sec
  13. Bonnie Doon (John Gordon McCurry's The Social Harp, 1855)
  14. Star in the East (Council of Southern Mountain Workers's Songs of All T
  15. Oxford (Denson edition, The Original Sacred Harp, 1987)
  16. Judea (The Singing Master's Assistant, 1778)
  17. New Bethlehem (Stoughton's Musical Society's Centennial Collection of S
  18. London (Stephen Jenk's Delight's of Harmony; or Norfolk Compiler, 1805)
  19. I Saw Three Ships
  20. Raymond (The Sacred Harp, 1991 edition)
  21. Convoy (W.H. & M.L. Swan's New Harp of Columbia, 1867)
  22. Distress (William Walker's The Traditional Harmony, 1835)
  23. Milford (Joseph S. James, ed. Original Sacred Harp Revised, 1911)

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Tudor Choir   Primary Artist,Choir, Chorus
Mark Powell   Tenor (Vocal)
Richard Greene & Beryl Marriott   Tenor (Vocal)
Mary Westburg   Alto (Vocal)
Jennifer Fanning   Soprano (Vocal)
Penni Ferraris   Alto (Vocal)
Doug Fullington   Choir Director
David Stutz   Tenor (Vocal)
Linda Sabee   Alto (Vocal)
Wesley Rogers   Tenor (Vocal)

Technical Credits

Jean Ritchie   Composer
William Billings   Composer,Lyricist
Isaac Watts   Composer,Lyricist
Jeremiah Ingalls   Composer
John Massengale   Composer
John Stephenson   Composer
Timothy Swan   Composer
Nahum Tate   Composer,Lyricist
John Bowring   Composer,Lyricist
Bill Levey   Engineer
Traditional   Composer
John Arnold   Lyricist
Karen E. Willard   Liner Notes
Brian Fairbanks   Producer
Doug Fullington   Director
Reginald Heber   Composer,Lyricist
Barbara Sherman   Booklet Design
Henry Kirke White   Lyricist
Philip Doddridge   Lyricist
Nathan Tate   Lyricist
Joseph Stephenson   Lyricist

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