Musical Family

Decades later, townsfolk fondly remembered one voice in the local church choir…

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This passage from John Hutchinson’s The Story of the Hutchinsons (1896) gives us a glimpse of the Hutchinson Family Singers’ musical family background.  Sarah Leavitt’s voice was even compared favorably to that of the “Swedish Nightengale,” Jenny Lind!

 

Published by Marek

Cartoonist, musician, teacher.

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