Yes, there are still Shakers, alive and well.

For more information on the Shakers, please visit the Sabbathday Lake Shaker's website. During summer 1997, Shelley Phillips, Debra Spencer and I recorded shaker songs in several of the actual shaker meeting halls on the east coast. The CD, sales of which will benefit the shaker villages, should be available summer 1998.

Here is the text to a Shaker song. The melody to this one is very beautiful.

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