Author Archives: John Hollingsworth

About John Hollingsworth

John Hollingsworth grew up in Mississippi singing from The Sacred Harp and The Christian Harmony. He is co-editor of The Georgian Harmony and chairman of the committee that revised The Christian Harmony in 2010.

The Making of The Georgian Harmony

We had sung both “Lloyd” and “Christian’s Farewell” (pp. 503 and 347 in The Sacred Harp) late in the singing at Haynes Creek on the first Sunday of September, 2005, and as we left the building I told Raymond how … Continue reading

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New Edition of the Georgian Harmony Planned

About the time The Georgian Harmony—a collection of 92 songs by Sacred Harp composer Raymond C. Hamrick of Macon, Georgia—was printed in 2008, Raymond found more of the music he had written earlier and of course I have type-set it. … Continue reading

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