from the episode "man in a hurry" andy and barney are singing it on the porch when the stranger joins in too...now, ive been to weavers and purchased stuff in the past and have looked thru andys…Continue
"I meant the church in Iowa that the song is about, not the one in Tennessee. Sorry for the confusion. This link has the history of that church and song. Kind of an ironic story.
The Little Brown Church"
"Cloyd's Cumberland Presbyterian Church on West Division--near the cemetery. They met in a very old white frame church building--probably up to the 1970's or so. We went to the Baptist Church but everybody visited back and forth…"
"I can still hear my granddaddy singing the bass part to that one at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. He and the old church building building are both gone, but that deep, rumbling bass lives on in my…"
"No there isn't. The music like that on The Andy Griffith Show would be copyrighted so it would not be legal to produce a CD with all the music on it without paying licensing fees to Mayberry Enterprises, INC. The licensing fees…"