September Convention

The 29th 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 22-23, 2018

Location (Saturday): Olivet UCC Church in St Paul

Location (Sunday):
The Landing
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

2018 Convention co-chairs:
Anna Pfau and Matt Wells

Our Facebook page has more detail including housing and child care contacts

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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