Shape Note Singing
Rock Springs Nature Center
Sun, May 28, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Stop by Rock Springs Nature Center for a demonstration of Shape Note Singing. Come and enjoy the music at this free event.
At this program, the Charleston-Mattoon Sacred Harp Singers will demonstrate shape note singing, a traditional style of unaccompanied singing that uses solfa notation, in which the shape of the note indicates its pitch. Visitors are welcome to try it out.