12th Annual Nan Herring (Furman) Singing

Nan Herring Pavilion, Daniel Music Building, Furman University
Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina

Saturday, May 9, 2009

[recording: Furman University Singing May 2009]

The twelfth annual singing at Furman University, using The Christian Harmony (‘Carolina book’, 1873 facsimile, 1994 reprint) (songs tagged with 'CHw'), The Christian Harmony ('Alabama book', Deason-Parris revision, 2002 printing) (songs tagged with 'AL'), and The Sacred Harp, 1991 edition (songs tagged with 'SH'), was called to order by Chairman Frances Carnell leading
34b (SH), St. Thomas.
Opening prayer: Michael Spencer
143 (SH), Pleyel's Hymn (First) - Frances Carnell
181b (CHw), Brush Creek - Dan Huger
248t (CHw), Inley - Chris Wilhelm
80t (CHw), Caddo - Mary Baumeister
81t (CHw), Maitland - John Hollingsworth
133 (AL), Juniata - Bill Hogan
80 (AL), The Blind Girl - Robert Kelley
67b (CHw), Dundee - Leslie Booher
208b (CHw), French Broad - Harry Eskew
209b (CHw), Olean - Michael Spencer
99 (SH), Gospel Trumpet - Jason Hollis
174t (CHw), Prospect - Bill Hollingsworth
149 (AL), A Good Time Coming - Jane Spencer
264 (AL), Harwell - Nancy Hogan

Business Meeting:
Chair—Frances Carnell
Vice Chair—Dan Huger
Secretary—Chris Wilhelm and Mary Baumeister.


43 (SH), Primrose Hill - Frances Carnell
51 (SH), My Home - Leon Carnell
35 (SH), Saints Bound for Heaven - David Mitchum
482 (SH), Mulberry Grove - Nathan Rees
299 (SH), New Jerusalem - Faye Hollis
34t (SH), The Gospel Pool - Laura Akerman
528 (SH), Showers of Blessings - Jonathon Smith
304 (CHw), Blue Vale of Naucoochee - Eddie Mash, for John Plunkett
381C (CHw), Twilight is Falling - Ken George
419 (SH), Melancholy Day - Frances Carnell
103b (CHw), Fish Pond - Dan Huger
484 (SH), Heavenly Union - Chris Wilhelm
539 (SH), Supplication - Mary Baumeister
182 (SH), Newburgh - John Hollingsworth
214 (CHw), Hosanna - Bill Hogan
351 (SH), Pittsford - Robert Kelley
115b (CHw), It Is I - Leslie Booher
178 (SH), Africa - Harry Eskew
Lunch Blessing - John Hollingsworth


Dr. Eskew spoke on the 200th Anniversary of William Walker, and led
45t (SH), New Britain
145t (SH), Warrenton - Frances Carnell
215b (CHw), Kay - Michael Spencer
186 (SH), Sherburne - Jason Hollis
236 (SH), Easter Anthem - Bill Hollingsworth
122 (SH), All Is Well - Jane Spencer and David Libbey
448t (SH), Consecration - Nancy Hogan
268 (SH), David's Lamentation - Leon Carnell
148 (SH), Jefferson - David Mitchum
435 (SH), Sacred Rest - Nathan Rees
171 (SH), Exhortation (First) - Faye Hollis
63t (CHw), Condescension - Laura Akerman
218 (SH), Mount Pleasant - Jonathon Smith
64 (AL), Youthful Blessings - Eddie Mash
255 (AL), Watchman (Second) - Ken George


434 (SH), Fillmore - Frances Carnell
129t (CHw), Coronation - Dan Huger
276 (AL), Worlds Beyond the Sky - Chris Wilhelm
116b (CHw), Floyd - Mary Baumeister
172 (AL), The Grand Highway - Bill Hogan
219b (CHw), Day-Star - Robert Kelley
215t (CHw), In That Morning - Leslie Booher
128 (SH), The Promised Land - Harry Eskew
177t (CHw), Uxbridge - Michael Spencer
111b (AL), Judkins - Bill Hollingsworth
155 (AL), Solemn Call - Jane Spencer
321 (AL), Hear and Save - Nancy Hogan
47b (SH), Idumea - Leon Carnell


347 (SH), Christian's Farewell - Frances Carnell
Closing prayer: Leon Carnell

The class saluted Mrs. Jean O. Gaston and Mr. John Gaston, for hosting us. Thanks also to Furman University for the use of this good singing space.

Minutes: Chris Wilhelm and Mary Baumeister

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