The 27th Minnesota State Sacred Harp Singing Convention
Join shape-note singers from all around the U.S. and abroad for a celebration of Sacred Harp singing from the 1991 Denson “red book” edition of the Sacred Harp.
Dates: Saturday & Sunday
September 24-25, 2016
Saturday location TBD
The Minnesota River Heritage Park
2187 Highway 101 East
Shakopee, MN 55379
Singing starts at 9:30am, ends around 3:00 p.m.
Dinner on the Grounds (potluck): 12:00pm
2016 Convention co-chairs:
Paul Wyatt and Alec Jenkins-White
Housing will be available for out of town singers
Social event/singing on Saturday evening will be announced at the convention
Child care available Saturday and Sunday.
Song leaders wishing to lead new music not in the 1991 edition of the Sacred Harp should talk to one of the chairs before the weekend of the convention.
Loaner books will be available for use or purchase
Media should contact Matt Wells at (651) 695-0086 or firstname.lastname@example.org for our press kit.
Travel Grants are available for singers that demonstrate financial need. More information at: MN Travel Grants
FOR MORE INFORMATION
For more information please contact
Matt Wells: email@example.com