Shape-Note Singing Convention Photos | Digital Traditions

Shape-note singing convention held at Oldfield Bethel Baptist Church in Bradley, SC (Greenwood County) on May 29, 1988. Four choirs - Oldfield Bethel AME Church, Bailey Bethel AME Church, Mt. Sinai AME Church, and Pine Grove Baptist Church - gathered and performed separately and as a single choir. Recording and photographs by Anne Kimzey.