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 : -)

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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

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