Regular Local Singings
in Michigan:

East Lansing Singing
cancelled (1st & 3rd Mondays, 7-9 pm)
Kalamazoo Singing
cancelled (3rd Sunday, 4-6 pm)
Ann Arbor Singing
cancelled (2nd Sunday, 1-4 pm)
Grand Rapids Singing
cancelled (1st Saturdays, 9:30-11:15 AM

Upcoming regional all-day singings:
ALL CANCELLED

University of Michigan
—Mid-Michigan
—Michiana
—Kalamazoo
—Central Ontario
—Fox Valley Folk Festival singing
—Hyde Park Anniversary, Chicago

Yearly:
January 1 - New Year's Day Singing from The Harmonia Sacra, 1 to 5 pm, followed by a potluck supper at the Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary, Chapel of the Word inside Waltner Hall, 3003 Benham Avenue,
Elkhart, Indiana. Books available for loan or purchase. Contact: Samuel
Sommers, scmws@yahoo.com

Sacred Harp youtube videos:

2016 Michiana Singing
2016 Missouri Convention
2015 Midwest Convention selections
2015 Mid-Michigan Singing
2014 Michiana Singing
2013 Kalamazoo Singing
Video about Sacred Harp singing

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One page introduction to shape note singing, suitable for printing
and handing out at singings.

Brief history of the Mid-Michigan singing.

**Other Links**

Shape Note singing resources:

http://fasola.orghttp://home.olemiss.edu/~mudws

Wikipedia about shape note singing

Online Shape Note Singing recordings

Martha Beverly's photos of singings

Mason's Sacred Harp (or Eclectic Harmony) 1835 edition PDF

Download a pdf of the
American Church Harp
from 1856

1860 Sacred Harp Download

Movie Trailer for
Awake My Soul:
The Story of the Sacred Harp
,
PBS documentary about Sacred Harp Singing.

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The Hyde Park, Chicago, Anniversary Singing takes place on the Saturday before the first Sunday in November, so this year it will take place on Saturday, October 28, 2016.

When it comes close to the singing, info about this will be available at

http://chicagosingings.org

or perhaps

http://shape-note.uchicago.edu/ which both seem to point to the same website.

 

This website maintained by Bob Borcherding, for questions or notice any errors, please email gapbob -(at)- yahoo.com. Last updated April 1, 2018