Beach Spring

BeachSpringAttributed to B. F. White, the tune BEACH SPRING first appeared in The Sacred Harp published in Philadelphia in 1844. The tune is named after the Beach Spring Baptist Church in Harris County, Georgia, where White lived. It is a strong, pentatonic tune cast into a rounded bar form (AABA).

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