The Development of Southern Gospel Music
by Gaylon L. Powell
7-Syllable Aiken Shape-Note System
Image (scale) courtesy of P. Dan Brittain, 2017.
The roots of Southern Gospel singing
Image (scale) courtesy of Karen Willard, 2015.
Glenn, R. A. and Aldine S. Kieffer. New Melodies of Praise: A Collection of New Tunes and Hymns, for the
Sabboth School and Praise Meeting. (Ruebush, Kieffer and Co.: Singer’s Glen, VA, 1877)
Last Revised 6/7/2023