Posted by on September 26, 2018

File: 4765A2


Title: Hallelu, Hallelu

Subject: Annie Anderson and Henry Joiner

Recording Date: 8-29/30-1941

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Genre: sacred song, shout, and spiritual

Instrument: vocal

City: Friars Point

State: Mississippi

Setting: King and Anderson Plantation and Mount Ararat Missionary Baptist Church

Editor Notes:

Followed by Lomax interview with Annie Anderson, one of the songleaders, about song’s context and meaning and “getting happy” at meetings. Rev. Savage discusses the theological relevance of the sun and stars to conversation.

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