Local Singings

Find local Sacred Harp singing groups. These are usually an informal weekly or monthly meeting.

Always check with the organiser before attending, as these details may change at short notice.

Australia

Sydney

  • Second Sunday of every month, 3–6pm, at Dickson Street Space, 35-39 Dickson Street (off King Street), Newtown, Sydney
  • Fourth Sunday of every month, 1:30–4:30pm, at The Quiet Room, Australian Catholic University, 25a Barker Road, Strathfield, NSW
Contact:
Elaena Gardner
Website:

France

Germany

Frankfurt

Irregular singings, dates coordinated via Facebook.

Website:

Munich

Monthly singing every first Sunday from 2pm at St. Martin Spirituelles Zentrum, Arndtstr. 8 (Rückgebäude), 80469 München.

Contact:
Peter Kocher
Website:

Nuremberg

Irregular singings, dates coordinated via Facebook.

Website:

Hungary

Ireland

Galway

Weekly singing Tuesday 7–9pm at Drama Department, National University of Ireland, University Road, Galway.

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Japan

Tokyo

  • Christian Harmony singing on the first Saturday of every month, 5–7pm, at Shimokitazawa Church of the Nazarene, 6-7-21 Daita, Setagaya ward, Tokyo 155-0033.
  • Sacred Harp singing on the third Thursday of every month except August, 7–9pm, at Ikebukuro Anglican Church, 5-24-5 Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima ward, Tokyo 171-0021.
Contact:
Tokyo Sacred Harp
Website:

Netherlands

New Zealand

Norway

Poland

Poznan

Occasional singings, contact for details.

Contact:
Kama Dembińska

Sweden

Uppsala

Alternate Sundays at Vindhemskyrkan Sankta Birgitta, Vindhemsgatan 9, 752 24, Uppsala.

Contact:
Zack Lindahl
Website:

United Kingdom

Belfast

A monthly evening singing takes place in Newtown Breda (St John’s) Presbyterian Church, 374-378 Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 3HX on Sundays from 7.30 pm to 9.30pm.

Contact:
Barton Creeth
Website:

Derby

A monthly evening singing takes place on the first Friday in every month in Derby.

Contact:
Helen Brown
Phone:
+441332768274

London

Monthly evening singings take place on the:

  • first Thursday at St Catherine’s Church, Pepys Road, Brockley, SE14 5SG
    from 7.30 – 9.30 pm;
  • second Tuesday at Heath Street Baptist Church, Hampstead, NW3 1DN
    from 7.30 – 9.30 pm;
  • third Monday in St George’s Church, Bloomsbury Way, Bloomsbury, WC1A 2SE
    from 7.15 – 9.15 pm; and
  • fourth Thursday (Christian Harmony) in St. Mary’s Church, Elsworthy Road, Primrose Hill, NW3 3DJ
    from 7.30 – 9.30 pm.
Contact:
London Sacred Harp
Website:

Manchester

A monthly evening singing takes place on the last Tuesday of the month, starting at 7.00 pm, at The Kings Arms, 11 Bloom Street, Salford M3 6AN.

Contact:
Manchester Sacred Harp
Website:

Winchester

Evening singings take place on the first and third Thursdays of the month in Winchester, from 7.30 pm – 9.30 pm at St Paul’s Church Hall, St Paul’s Hill, Winchester SO22 5AB.

Contact:
Nigel Bowley
Website: