The Best Liturgical Folk-Style Music Ever…

English/Anglican What comes to mind immediately is Martin Shaw (1875-1958)’s Anglican Folk Mass of 1942. In this article, I discussed what we might term “authentic” as opposed to “inauthentic” ( think Dan Schutte) folk music. Shaw’s website describes his folk Mass as being “founded on native hymn melodies.” As one can see, Shaw’s folk Mass is notated in a chant-like style. Listen to his Creed setting

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