Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 29 March 2015

Further information about the Shenandoah Harmony, and downloads, available here

Further information about Norumbega Harmony, and downloads, available here

1 Bunker Hill  (Norumbega Harmony)

2 Woburn  (Norumbega Harmony)

3 Brookfield  (Norumbega Harmony)

4 Night thought  (Norumbega Harmony)

5 Lynn  (Norumbega Harmony)

6 Buckfield (Norumbega Harmony)

7 Mechias (Norumbega Harmony)

8 Ev’ry string awake (Norumbega Harmony)

9 Atwater  (Norumbega Harmony)

10 Happiness (Norumbega Harmony)

11 Pennsylvania (Shenandoah Harmony) 254

12 Red Sea Anthem (Cooper) 350

13 Sweet by and by (Cooper) 500

14 Spring (Shenandoah Harmony) 138

15 Hull (Shenandoah Harmony) 139

16 Glasgow (Shenandoah Harmony) 377b

17 Doomsday (Shenandoah Harmony) 76t

18 Where we’ll never grow old (Christian Harmony) 184

19 An anthem from Isaiah (Shenandoah Harmony) 377b

20 Worthy the lamb (Shenandoah Harmony) 377b

21 Marcia (Shenandoah Harmony) 377b

22 Mount Hope (Christian Harmony) 184

23 Fahrbach (Fynn Harmony) 25t

24 Coromandel (Shenandoah Harmony) 177

25 Trumble (Shenandoah Harmony) 410

26 Paradise (Shenandoah Harmony) 404

27 Lisbon (Shenandoah Harmony) 53

28 Conflict (Shenandoah Harmony) 260t

29 Boulder (Shenandoah Harmony) 242

30 Realms of the Blest 250

31 Dowland (Fynn Harmony) 38

32 Ten thousand charms (Shenandoah Harmony) 140b

33 Devotion (Shenandoah Harmony) 336

34 Take salvation (Fynn Harmony) 13

35 Haworth (Fynn Harmony) 18

36 Low Walker (Fynn Harmony) 10t

37 Iverley Edge (Fynn Harmony) 10b

The next Fifth Sunday falls on 31 May 2015 – the day after the annual Newcastle all day singing!

Saturday 30 May 2015
Newcastle All Day Singing
St Bartholomew’s Church Hall, Station Rd, Benton,
Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 8AN

10.00 am – 4.00 pm  Pot luck lunch
Sunday 31 May 2015
Shenandoah Harmony Singing
The Holy Biscuit, 1 Clarence Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1YH
11.00 am – 3.00 pm Pot luck lunch
Contact:
Cath and Phil Tyler Tel:  0191 215 0138

 

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 30 November 2014

Shorter and smaller this month, but some amazing songs! We sang 39 songs from the Georgian Harmony, Shenandoah Harmony, Cooper, Christian Harmony and the Tyneside Christmas packet. (If you’d like further information on the packet songs, get in touch)

Further information about the Shenandoah Harmony, and downloads, available here

1 Advent (Georgian Harmony)

2 Heavens rejoice (Georgian Harmony)

6 Grace descendancy (Georgian Harmony)

50 Celebration (Georgian Harmony)

90 The Stork Carol (Georgian Harmony)

150 Visitation (Georgian Harmony)

151 Mount Ida (Georgian Harmony)

168 Prince of Peace (Georgian Harmony)

175 Eden (Georgian Harmony)

214 Anno Domini (Georgian Harmony)

220 Hallman (Georgian Harmony)

18b A song of Texas (Shenandoah Harmony)

19 Woodbury (Shenandoah Harmony)

54 Walworth (Shenandoah Harmony)

448 Carol (Shenandoah Harmony)

55 Ball Hill (Shenandoah Harmony)

53 Lisbon (Shenandoah Harmony)

5 Angel’s Hymn (Shenandoah Harmony)

50 Frewsburgh (Shenandoah Harmony)

Lloyd (C Howard, Sheffield Carols)

Armley (Tyneside Christmas Packet)

Antioch (Tyneside Christmas Packet)

25th (Tyneside Christmas Packet)

Cradle Hymn (Tyneside Christmas Packet)

82t Lady touch thy harp (Christian Harmony)

82b Gospel waves (Christian Harmony)

549 The drone (Christian Harmony)

250 Realms of the blest (Christian Harmony)

492t Ramesis (Christian Harmony)

274 Mother tell me of the angels (Christian Harmony)

99 Gospel Trumpet (Cooper)

275 Missionary’s farewell (Christian Harmony)

432 Fishpond (Christian Harmony)

16 The Flower (Christian Harmony)

228 Pass me not (Christian Harmony)

13 Traveller’s Hope (Christian Harmony)

143 Farther along (Christian Harmony)

142 Solid rock (Christian Harmony)

546 The Holy Spirit (Christian Harmony)

And that’s it for 2014! The next Fifth Sunday falls on 29 March 2015

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 31 August 2014

This month we sang 38 songs in total  –  from the Shenandoah Harmony, the updated ‘Tyneside 5th Sunday’ packet, Norumbega Harmony Sampler, the Cooper book and the Georgian Harmony.

Further information about the Shenandoah Harmony, and downloads, available here

Elsworthy Road (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Rhydithon (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Leaning on the everlasting arms (Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Lintig (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Bunker Hill (from the Norumbega Harmony Sampler)

Bensham (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

305 Tho’ Dark Be My Way (Shenandoah Harmony)

3 Calvary’s Hill (The Georgian Harmony)

455 Rockbridge (Christian Harmony)

Crane Lane  (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Weep not for me  (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Modern Music Crane Lane  (William Billings Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

The Mercy Seat (John Etheridge, Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Omega (B McKyes , Colonial Harmonist  Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Wayfaring Stranger (arr Aldine Silliman Kieffer, The Song Crowned King 1870, alto part Fynn 2012, Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

22b Psalm 30 (Shenandoah Harmony)

429b Symyadda (Shenandoah Harmony)

478 March On (Cooper)

Hauxley (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

60b In Evil Long (Shenandoah Harmony)

Low Walker (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Iverley Edge (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

310 Wigan (Shenandoah Harmony)

571 Not made with hands (Cooper)

105 Petition (Shenandoah Harmony)

268 Tranquility (Shenandoah Harmony)

575 Davis (Cooper)

114 Fallen by the way (Cooper)

Laurel Hill (Minard W Wilson, The Young Chorister 1846 arr Fynn Titford-Mock, Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Hatfield (Norumbega Harmony Sampler)

78 Stafford (Shenandoah Harmony)

181 The Good Physician (Shenandoah Harmony)

Take Salvation (William Owen, Y Perl Cerddorol 1854, arranged by Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

274b Baldwin (Cooper)

414t Condescension (Shenandoah Harmony)

38t Sessions (Cooper)

30t Rochester (Cooper)

95b The Christian’s Love (Cooper)

The next Fifth Sunday falls on 30 November 2014

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 30 March 2014

This month we sang 44 songs in total (and lots of verses for many of them) –  from the Shenandoah Harmony, the updated ‘Tyneside 5th Sunday’ packet, the Cooper book, the Christian Harmony packet, and some new old songs brought along by Mark. Themes which emerged spontaneously were – songs by Fynn, songs with birds in them, and songs about mothers (as it was Mothering Sunday and thanks to Caleb, Alice and Gabriel we even had simnel cake to celebrate with)

Further information about the Shenandoah Harmony, and downloads, available here

We started with a Fynn Titford-Mock round from the Tyneside 5th Sunday packet

Heath Street

Elation

Iverley Edge

Low Walker

Nothing

278 Hauff (Shenandoah Harmony)

St Oswalds (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Crane Lane  (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

178 Hosanna (Cooper)

Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika (Enoch Sontonga 1897, arranged by Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Washington’s Dirge (Uri K Hill, download from Shenandoah Harmony website)

Take Salvation (William Owen, Y Perl Cerddorol 1854, arranged by Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

222 Funeral Hymn (Shenandoah Harmony)

364t Confidence (Shenandoah Harmony)

200 Attention (Shenandoah Harmony)

169 Okefenokee (Shenandoah Harmony)

326b Good Old Way (Shenandoah Harmony)

108 Amazing Grace (Shenandoah Harmony)

120t I Walked Abroad (Shenandoah Harmony)

Hauxley (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

571 Not made with hands (Cooper)

Gloom (B McKyes Colonial Harmonist 1832 Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Elsworthy Road (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

226 Thorny Desert (Shenandoah Harmony)

101 An address for all (Christian Harmony)

67 Greenfield (Shenandoah Harmony)

Hephzibah (Husbands, Wyeth’s Repository of Sacred Music 1826)

Leaning on the everlasting arms (Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

156 Female Convict (Shenandoah Harmony)

233 Hosannah (Shenandoah Harmony)

455 Rockbridge (Christian Harmony)

402 Buzzard’s Glory (Shenandoah Harmony)

96 Mercy Seat (Cooper)

264b Millbrook (Shenandoah Harmony)

235 Baltimore (Shenandoah Harmony)

488 / 587 Nearer my God to thee (Cooper)

Few days (John G McCurry 1855 Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

399 Humble Penitent (Shenandoah Harmony)

142 The solid rock (Christian Harmony)

432 Fish Pond (Christian Harmony)

305 Tho’ Dark Be My Way (Shenandoah Harmony)

419 Rockingham (Christian Harmony)

500 Sweet by and by (Cooper)

203 Cumberland (Christian Harmony)

(We had breaks for tea & food)

The next Fifth Sunday falls on 29 June 2014 – which is the day after the Leeds all day singing, if people are interested in making a weekend of it up North

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 29 December 2013

This month we sang 51 songs in total –  from the Shenandoah Harmony, the updated ‘Tyneside 5th Sunday’ and Christmas packets, the Cooper book, the Christian Harmony packet, and one completely new song brought along by Calum. It was an amazing afternoon of singing, and thank you, as always, to everyone who came along.

Further information about the Shenandoah Harmony, and downloads, available here

We started with Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika (Enoch Sontonga 1897, arranged by Fynn Titford-Mock)

Not made with hands (Cooper 571)

Hauxley (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Sweet Harmony (Southern Harmony, sheet)

Goodshaw (Aldous Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Twentyfifth (Tyneside Christmas packet)

Rockingham (Christian Harmony packet 419)

Angel band (Christian Harmony 117)

Glory shone around (Shenandoah Harmony 180)

Bennington (Shenandoah Harmony 408)

Armley (Tyneside Christmas packet)

Balm in Gilead (Shenandoah Harmony 243)

Rapturous Scene (Christian Harmony 123)

New Orleans (Shenandoah Harmony 57)

Morning Star (Shenandoah Harmony 220)

Carol (Shenandoah Harmony 448)

Cradle Hymn (new composition, C. Woods)

Star in the east (Shenandoah Harmony 132)

I won’t turn back (Christian Harmony 372)

Youthful blessings (Shenandoah Harmony 114)

Bethlehem (Tyneside Christmas packet)

Maquoketa ((Shenandoah Harmony 236b)

Davis (Cooper 575)

Hark Hark (Shenandoah Harmony 111)

Boston  (Shenandoah Harmony 245)

Broad Street Ministry (Shenandoah Harmony 269)

Walworth (Shenandoah Harmony 54)

Leaning on the everlasting arms (Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Symyadda (Shenandoah Harmony 429)

Berne (Shenandoah Harmony 227)

Fish pond (Christian Harmony 432b)

Rockbridge (Christian Harmony 455b)

Bensham (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Millbrook (Shenandoah Harmony 227)

Shepherds arise (Shenandoah Harmony 408b)

Boulder (Shenandoah Harmony 242)

Tribulation (Christian Harmony 144t)

Behold a sinner (Cooper 479)

Doomsday (Shenandoah Harmony 76t)

Antioch (from sheet)

Sinner, can you hate the savior? (Shenandoah Harmony 241t)

Amboy (Shenandoah Harmony 170)

Voice to the shepherds (Shenandoah Harmony 239)

Cumberland (Christian Harmony 203)

Lenox New (Tyneside Christmas packet)

Wabash (Shenandoah Harmony 61)

Nuremburg (Shenandoah Harmony 157)

Beach Spring (Tyneside Christmas packet)

Rhydithon (Fynn Titford-Mock Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

The watchman’s call (Christian Harmony 205)

The golden hill (Christian Harmony 65)

Walkley (Tyneside 5th Sunday Packet)

Perfect Love (Shenandoah Harmony 136)

Paradise (Shenandoah Harmony 404)

(We had breaks for tea & food)

The next Fifth Sunday will be on 30 March 2014.

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 29 September 2013

This month we sang songs by Raymond Hamrick, from the Shenandoah Harmony, the ‘Newcastle 5th Sunday packet’ and two new / old songs brough along by Mark.

Our thanks, as always, to everyone who joined us – it was a wonderful afternoon of singing.

Further information about the Shenandoah Harmony, and downloads, available here

We started with a round from Raymond Hamrick’s Georgian Harmony

124 Byron

253 Durham

143 Sand Hill

236 Fiddler

25 Humility

104 Tatnall

216 Walker

Then we moved on to the Shenandoah Harmony

225 Surprise

214 Northborough

380 Autumn

236b Maquoketa

101 Madness

195 Hudson Valley

235 Baltimore

162 All is well

22b Psalm 30

before breaking for tea

Then a few songs from the Newcastle 5th Sunday packet

Hoboken Mercy Seat

Low Walker (Fynn Titford-Mock)

Weep not for me

Then one of Mark’s songs  – Killing(s)worth by John Hoyt Hickock from Evangelical Musick 1834

Walkley (Newcastle 5th Sunday Packet)

Red Sea Anthem

Then back to Shenandoah Harmony

172 St James

168 New Durham

169 Okefenokee

Not made with hands (Newcastle 5th Sunday Packet)

264 Millbrook

Dothan from American Harmonist 1821 (brought along by Mark)

265 Evening Hymn

174 Faithful soldier

222 A funeral hymn

326t We’ve no abiding city here

41 The flower

78 Stafford

120t I walked abroad

viii When Jesus wept

429 Symyadda

204 Wake up

305 Though dark be my way

241t Sinner can you hate the savior

(More tea and cake along the way)

The next Fifth Sunday will be on 29 December 2013.

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 30 June 2013

This month we sang songs by Fynn Titford-Mock, and from the Shenandoah Harmony, the ‘Newcastle 5th Sunday packet’ and the Norumbega Harmony sampler (kindly donated by Chris Brown and Judy Whiting).

Our thanks, as always, to everyone who joined us – it was a wonderful afternoon of singing.

Further information about the Shenandoah Harmony, and downloads, available here

We started with Iverley Edge by Fynn Titford-Mock

Buonaparte Shenandoah Harmony 306

Stony Island Shenandoah Harmony 364

Christian’s Delight Shenandoah Harmony 359

In evil long Shenandoah Harmony 60

Mercy Seat John Etheridge (Newcastle 5th Sunday Packet)

Leaning on the everlasting arms (Newcastle 5th Sunday Packet

Low Walker (Fynn Titford-Mock)

Rhydithon (Fynn Titford-Mock)

Berne Shenandoah Harmony 227

Eyam Well (Newcastle 5th Sunday Packet)

Psalm 30 Shenandoah Harmony 22

The Good Physician Shenandoah Harmony 181

Bunker Hill Norumbega Harmony Sampler 16

Female Convict Shenandoah Harmony 156

St Oswald’s (by request for Sarah Hill – we miss you!) (Fynn Titford-Mock)

Worthy the Lamb Shenandoah Harmony 176

Hauxley (Fynn Titford-Mock)

Northborough Shenandoah Harmony 214

Olive Shade Shenandoah Harmony 313

Nuremburg Shenandoah Harmony 157

Walkley (Newcastle 5th Sunday Packet)

Pennsylvania Shenandoah Harmony 254

Symyadda Shenandoah Harmony 429

Sinner, can you hate the savior Shenandoah Harmony 241

Walpole Shenandoah Harmony 424

Brookfield Norumbega Harmony Sampler 1

Tender-hearted Christian Shenandoah Harmony 270

Not made with hands (Newcastle 5th Sunday Packet)

The next Fifth Sunday will be on 29 September 2013.

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 31 March 2013

This month we celebrated the publication of the Shenandoah Harmony, brought back to Newcastle from Cork by Phil and Jo.

Our thanks, as always, to everyone who joined us – it was a wonderful afternoon of singing.

As we had people joining us through the afternoon, we decided that if a latecomer called a song we’d already sung, we’d repeat it – in the event, only one song was called twice (and we enjoyed it very much both times!)

Further information about the Shenandoah Harmony, and downloads, available here

We opened with the round on page viii, When Jesus Wept

117 Buckfield

60B In evil long

187b Bright Season

54 Walworth

200 Attention

201 Diana

298t Little Marlborough

413 Marcia

428 Psalm 119

195 Hudson Valley

115 Complaint

254 Pennsylvania

129 Freta

221 Friendship

326 The good old way

424 Musgrave

334 Gethsemane

173 Jacob’s Well

356 Braintree

368 Will you go

274 Zion

306 Buonaparte

34 Solemn Thought

162 All is well

344 Springfield

1t Dublin

132 Star in the east

453 Crucifixion

204 Wake up

297 Night thought

408 Shepherds arise

Break

165  A doleful sound

434 French Broad

274 Zion

414b Poole

429 Symyadda

418b Leicester

156 Female convict

373 Weeping Mary

183 Paris

411 Missouri

333 True Happiness

265 The evening hymn

352 Cumberland

264b Millbrook

424 Walpole

338 Meek

147 River of Jordan

153 Carmel

22b Psalm 30

The next Fifth Sunday will be on 30 June 2013.

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 30th December 2012.

Song names in orange are links to recordings of the songs (but not us singing!)

Sources in orange are links to where you can find the music online.

Please feel free to get in touch with any info/links to add.

(There’s normally singing from the Denson Sacred Harp on the last Tuesday of the month in Newcastle at St Oswald’s Hospice. As the last Tuesday in December fell on 25th this year, we incorporated it in today’s session – hence a lot of songs from the red book)

Sessions (Cooper 38t)

Windham (Denson Sacred Harp 38b)

Cusseta (Denson Sacred Harp 73t)

Saints’ Delight (Denson Sacred Harp 114)

Not Made with Hands (Cooper 571)

Sweet Prospect (Denson Sacred Harp 65)

Nashville (Denson Sacred Harp 64)

Granville (Denson Sacred Harp 547)

Converting Grace (Denson Sacred Harp 230)

Wood Street (Denson Sacred Harp 504)

Siroë (Christmas Song arr. from Handel’s Siroë, Henry Smith’s The Church Harmony 1837)

Wondrous Love (Denson Sacred Harp 159)

Weep Not For Me (Fynn Titford-Mock, The Trumpet)

The Rock that is Higher than I ((Denson Sacred Harp 496)

Poland (Denson Sacred Harp 86)

Walpole (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 40)

Pennsylvania  (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 50)

Boylston (Denson Sacred Harp  147t)

Bound for Canaan (Denson Sacred Harp 82t)

Love shall never die  (Denson Sacred Harp  278t)

Gospel Trumpet  (Denson Sacred Harp  99)

(Break)

Wayfaring Stranger (Denson Sacred Harp 457)

Cambridge (Denson Sacred Harp  287)

Raymond (Denson Sacred Harp 441)

Oxford (Denson Sacred Harp  306)

Psalm 30 (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 1b)

Cork (Fynn Titford-Mock)

Derrick (TW Carter The Christian Harmony)

Hampton (Denson Sacred Harp  238)

When I am gone (Denson Sacred Harp 339)

Fulfilment (Denson Sacred Harp  102)

Portuguese Hymn (Denson Sacred Harp  223)

Ode on life’s journey (Denson Sacred Harp  227)

Plenary (Denson Sacred Harp 162)

Clamanda (Denson Sacred Harp 42)

In Evil Long (American Vocalist)

Marlborough (Denson Sacred Harp  228)

Rhydithon (Fynn Titford-Mock)

Ninety third Psalm (Denson Sacred Harp 31t)

Thanks to all who came from far and near to fill our home with song and laughter. The next fifth Sunday will be 31 March 2013.

Minutes from alternative sources singing at Lin and Benny’s, 30th September 2012.

Song names in orange are links to recordings of the songs (but not us singing!)

Sources in orange are links to where you can find the music online.

Please feel free to get in touch with any info/links to add.

 

Hauxley (Fynn Titford-Mock, The Trumpet)

Not Made with Hands (Cooper 571)

Dear Name! The Rock on Which I Stand (Cooper 367)

Hester (Cooper 336t) 

The Shepherd’s Star (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 38)

Friendship (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 7)

Walpole (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 40)

Marcia (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 33)

Loving Kindness (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 45)

Berne (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 44)

Jesmond Dene (Fynn Titford-Mock)

Christian’s Delight (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 63)

Wayfaring Stranger (The Song-Crowned King/alto Fynn Titford-Mock)

Despair (Justin Morgan, Northern Harmony)

Despair (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 39)

Millbrook (Neely Bruce, Hamm Harmony)

Coromandel (American Musical Magazine)

Little Marlborough (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 41)

Davis (Cooper 575)

Paradise 

Gospel Trumpet (Cooper 99)

Psalm 30 (Shenandoah Harmony Packet 1b)

Ten Thousand Charms (Hal Kunkel)

Tranquility

Not Made with Hands (Cooper 571)

Weep Not For Me (Fynn Titford-Mock, The Trumpet)

 

Thanks to all who came and as always to Lin and Benny for wonderful hosting!

The next fifth Sunday is 30th December, please get in touch nearer the time for details about what will happen- the Newcastle monthly singing wont be taking place as it falls on Christmas day, so the fifth Sunday may include red book singing.

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