William Walker (May 6, 1809 – September 24, 1875) was an American Baptist song leader, shape note "singing master", and compiler of four shape note tunebooks, most notable of which was The Southern Harmony.
Birth and Death Data: Born May 6th, 1809 (Cross Keys, South Carolina)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-41844||10-in.||2/4/1928||Amazing grace||Friendship Four||Mixed vocal quartet, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-47205||10-in.||10/19/1928||Hallelujah!||Hamp Reynolds ; Sacred Harp Singers||Male vocal trio, with piano||composer|
|Brunswick||BIRM789||10-in.||11/14/1928||The Christian’s hope||Denson’s Sacred Harp Singers [Arley, Alabama]||Vocal ensemble, with piano||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Walker, William," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104217.
Walker, William. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104217.
"Walker, William." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.
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