Posted by on September 27, 2018

File: 6625B1


Title: Shine On Me

Subject: Pearline Johns and Rev. E.M. Martin

Recording Date: 7-23-1942

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Genre: hymn, lining hymn, and sacred song

Instrument: vocal

City: Clarksdale

State: Mississippi

Setting: Back room of Nelson's Funeral Home

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Identified as “Must Jesus Bear the Cross Alone” on AFS card. Two performances interspersed by discussion of varieties of Watts metered hymns – common, short, fast.

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