Regular Local Singings
in or near Michigan   

East Lansing Singing
1st & 3rd Mondays, 7-9 PM
Edgewood United Church
469 Hagadorn, East Lansing, MI

Kalamazoo Singing
3rd Sundays from 4-6 pm
(Vaccination required)

Ann Arbor Singing
Second Sundays, 1-4 PM
for location, etc.)

Grand Rapids Singing
1st Saturdays, 9:30-11:15 AM

Detroit Singing
Saturdays, (next singings are 4/22/23 & 5/6/23)
2-5 PM

Third Wednesdays

Nearby all-day singings

Midwest Convention
Chicago, April 29-30
Face-masks optional, proof of vaccination not required.
Same day testing encouraged,
but not required.

Mid-Michigan All-Day singing
Faith Lutheran Church, Okemos, MI
May 13, 9:30-3 PM
Vaccination required

Michiana All-Day Singing
Fairview Grange, Dunlap, IN
July 15, 2023

Kalamazoo All-Day Singing
Carriage Barn, Kalamazoo
July 16, 2023

Central Ontario All-Day Singing
Friends House, Toronto
August 26, 2023

Sacred Harp on youtube

2016 Michiana Singing
2016 Missouri Convention
2015 Midwest Convention selections
2015 Mid-Michigan Singing
2014 Michiana Singing
2013 Kalamazoo Singing
2010 Alabama Sacred Harp Musical Convention
Video about Sacred Harp singing

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What is Shape note singing about?

Brief history of the Mid-Michigan singing.

Shape Note singing resources:
A compendium of things regarding shape note singing and The Sacred Harp.
Website of Dr. Warren Steel, a scholar of shape note singing and other oddities.

Wikipedia about shape note singing

Online Shape Note recordings

Martha Beverly's photos of singings

Mason's Sacred Harp 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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A new singing has sprung up in Detroit through the efforts of Lindsey Wiggins!

Singing from 2:30-4:30 pm, next singings are April 22, 2023 and May 7, 2023 

Park in side lot and enter through side door

Ss. Peter and Paul Orthodox Church
3810 Gilbert St
Detroit, MI 48210

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