This tunebook will be printed in four-shape notation and will include approximately 50 tunes, mostly in two categories:
- Tunes found in shape note books such as The Sacred Harp, gently edited to provide the melody and words in a version similar to what is found in current hymnals (but preserving the independent part-writing and harmonic language of the original versions)
- Tunes that are frequently used in current hymnals, but have not yet been arranged in dispersed harmony and printed in shape notes
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This website will serve as an online companion to the printed volume, providing an evolving resource for church musicians wishing to incorporate shape note singing into worship services.