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Beethoven and Banjos presents "Holy Manna"
This year’s Beethoven and Banjos residency will present HOLY MANNA. This program invites the audience into the practice of Sacred Harp (“shape note”) singing through listening and participation in this music’s tradition of communal singing, and through reflections on its history and the way it resonates in the contemporary world. The Sacred Harp is a collection of 100s of years of American hymnody (the tradition of hymn composition and performance). Its songs include among the oldest American compositions (dating from the mid 18th-century), through the 19th-century up to 1980s. ... view more »
Come as you are. Pay what you can. Donations will be taken at the concert. Audience members are encouraged to "pay what they can," trusting that those with more means will support those with less, trusting that we take care of each other as a community.