Sacred Harp Singers

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© Brice
85 minutes / Colour / 1984
Directed by
Mark Brice

Country of production United Kingdom

Series National Film and Television School

A moving portrait of harp singers Leonard and Mazine Lacy. Sacred harp music is a kind of harmonised plainsong practised in rural America. This film was shot in Sand Mountain, Alabama, and is recommended for Ethnomusicology in particular.

Language and subtitles English (no subtitles)

Region North America

Country United States

Keywords Music / Ethnomusicology Rural