Uncle John & bemuzic duet - Glory, Glory Hallelujah Since I Laid My Burden Down

This is an old American spiritual song and has been recorded by many people.
The earliest recording I've heard of is by The Elders McIntorsh and Edwards' Sanctified Singers in 1928, then there were many others, including Odetta, Mississippi John Hurt, Furry Lewis, Mississippi Fred McDowell...and finally Uncle John & bemuzic!!!
I would never have thought of singing this type of song, but had fun doing it : -)

Views: 720

Comment

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

Comment by bemuzic on February 26, 2012 at 12:06pm

yeah thanks again everyone!!

Comment by Mike Bingham on February 26, 2012 at 11:39am

Dang.  I'd like to have a whole album of this kind of stuff. This really is excellent.

Comment by Uncle John on February 26, 2012 at 8:52am

Thanks for all  your comments.  This was a thrill doing this with bemuzic and most of the credit and all the tech credit to her.  She IS a sweet pea.

646 viewss.  That's the most I have seen.  Thanks nation.

Comment by BUGGY (C) on February 26, 2012 at 4:35am

Keep coming back for more....really excellent....

Comment by THENUGE on February 25, 2012 at 5:20pm

wonderfull!!!!

 

Comment by Cowbird on February 25, 2012 at 4:35pm

Great! Love the harmony

Comment by Tom Walters on February 24, 2012 at 3:22pm

Well done.....enjoyed your singing and playing.

 

Tom

Comment by Bluesheart on February 22, 2012 at 9:17am

Hey, great job on that!! You would never think you two are on opposite sides of the pond! Way to go!

Comment by wes carl on February 22, 2012 at 5:41am

John - it was the only side I did look at :-)

Comment by burnus on February 22, 2012 at 12:24am

burnus drinking and dancing , many thanks

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation?How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Forum

How to Set Up a Seasick Steve 3-String Guitar

Started by Shane Speal shanespeal.com in Feature Articles. Last reply by Jeff 'Bones' Reilly 10 minutes ago. 3 Replies

Sustain

Started by Swamp Dawg Primal Music in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by JL 3 hours ago. 20 Replies

Can’t find wiring for odd pickup

Started by Jon Leslie/Runaway Veal Music in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Korrigan on Saturday. 30 Replies

Resonator science

Started by Joe Williams in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Hal Robertson on Friday. 5 Replies

Tuneomatic bridge no contact to strings for ground..aluminum?

Started by Jon Leslie/Runaway Veal Music in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Jon Leslie/Runaway Veal Music on Friday. 4 Replies

Latest Activity

StorminSteve liked Andries D. EKER's video
3 minutes ago
Andries D. EKER commented on Erasmo Coco's video
Thumbnail

Sweet Sounding Cookie Tin Resonator -Slide Blues.

"Big Tin ! What is that, that looks like a black smooth pickup ? your iphone? four sound more…"
4 minutes ago
Jeff 'Bones' Reilly replied to Shane Speal shanespeal.com's discussion How to Set Up a Seasick Steve 3-String Guitar
"Going Seasick on this it’s no a Wonder but I’ll smash n trash it so it wishers it was…"
10 minutes ago
Peter Schmittler posted photos
11 minutes ago
Peter Schmittler posted a status
"this is my coffin box guitar, i built it 6 months ago.I upload a picture of her."
16 minutes ago
Gary W aka Rev. Bluejeans commented on Lee Custom Shop's photo
Thumbnail

8

"Yep!   Nice!"
19 minutes ago
Gary W aka Rev. Bluejeans commented on Jim_in_Tucson's photo
Thumbnail

Swamp Punk Zen

"Artful!  Cool stuff, Jim!"
20 minutes ago
Andries D. EKER commented on Andries D. EKER's video
Thumbnail

The HangMan A D Eker 2018

"On THe CUBA CLUB whit pickup but not on the picture! have no picture of one yet ! i found out so…"
21 minutes ago
Taffy Evans replied to Tim Mooset's discussion Hardtail Bridge Screws
"I'm with JL on this one. A common problem I find is trying to remove these screws after a…"
23 minutes ago
Andries D. EKER posted a video

The HangMan A D Eker 2018

After a load of Digital Trouble ,Found out that Microsoft NO Longer updates and supports the Standart Movie Maker (What a Shame) so i have to resort to a new...
30 minutes ago
Keith Rearick liked Shane Speal shanespeal.com's video
31 minutes ago
Andries D. EKER left a comment for Paul Keener
"HI THERE Paul ,welcom to my site on the Nation!  Thanks for your Friends requst ! If you have…"
31 minutes ago

Music

Loading…

© 2018   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service