Sacred Harp 1982

Footage from the 1982 Holly Springs (Georgia) Sacred Harp Convention and of a number of its participants individually.

 

 
"Plenary" (#162), sung by the 1982 Holly Springs Sacred Harp Convention; led by Hugh McGraw, General Chairman of the 1991 Denson revision committee and recipient of a 1982 NEA National Heritage Fellowship for his advocacy and promotion of Sacred Harp singing. With apologies for tape stutters.
 
"Present Joys" (#318), sung by the 1982 Holly Springs Sacred Harp Convention; led by Lonnie Rogers. Shot by Alan Lomax and crew using four quad-split cameras, Holly Springs, Georgia, June 1982.

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