Archives Collection
SOUTH UNION SHAKER QUARTET                        89-089

Physical description:

1 audio tape cassette (TCA-0119)


14 May 1990


This audio tape was made by Center audio archivist Bruce Nemerov.

Scope and Content:

Audio cassette tape of a performance by the South Union Shaker Quartet (Chandler Jefferson, soprano; Laura Nealy Burks, alto; Steve Burks, tenor; and Thomas Hines, bass) of South Union, Kentucky at Oakland Mansion, Murfreesboro, TN 14 May 1990. The performance included traditional Shaker hymns and songs and comments on Mother Ann Lee, Shaker dance, the colony at South Union and its museum, Shaker funeral songs and the post-Civil War Shakers. A complete list of the songs performed and a program from the performance follow.


Audio visual materials are filed by tape number in the audio visual archives.

Related materials:

A copy of an audio tape Bow and Be Simple by the South Union Shaker Quartet and a reference copy of the Center-generated audio tape described above are filed with other commercial audio tapes.