Sacred Harp http://www.kplu.org en Southern vocal music comes to Mercer Island http://www.kplu.org/post/southern-vocal-music-comes-mercer-island <p>For Sacred Harp singing, the Pacific Northwest is home to <a href="http://pnwshs.org">a small but dedicated following</a>. The unique vocal style comes from the south, originating in rural parts of Georgia and Alabama. This weekend, singers from around the northwest will be gathering on Mercer Island.</p><p>Stanley Smith, from Ozark Alabama, says the music grabbed him at a young age.</p><p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 12:50:00 +0000 Erik Neumann 3997 at http://www.kplu.org Southern vocal music comes to Mercer Island