September Convention

The 26th 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 26-27, 2015

Location (Saturday and Sunday):
The Landing
The Minnesota River Heritage Park
2187 Highway 101 East
Shakopee, MN 55379

Registration: 9:00am
Singing starts at 9:30am, ends around 3:00 p.m.

Dinner on the Grounds (potluck): 12:00pm

2013 Convention co-chairs:
Karen Swenson and Kevin Bullock

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 for our press kit.

Travel Grants are available for singers that demonstrate financial need. More information at: MN Travel Grants


For more information please contact
Matt Wells:

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