I knew only one Shaker song, Simple Gifts.
Thanks to Aaron Copland’s 1943 ballet suite "Appalachian Spring", and his orchestral arrangement in 1945, the old Shaker tune was given new life. It got another kick in 1965 as Sydney Carter adapted it for his ballad-like "Lord of the Dance".
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