The Singing Year

You can work out when a singing will be in any year by using these formulae. Dates are shown for this year’s singings.

New Year's Day singing
New Year's Day.
Roving Shenandoah Harmony singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in January.
16 Jan
Flitwick singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in February.
South Yorkshire singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in February.
Ireland convention
The first Sunday in March and the Saturday before.
Staplefield Sussex singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in March.
13 Mar
Cologne singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in March.
27 Mar
Palm Sunday singing
Palm Sunday.
Brighton singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in April.
Paris singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in April.
10 Apr
East Midlands convention
The fourth Sunday in April and the Saturday before.
Amsterdam singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in April.
24 Apr
Bristol singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in May.
8 May
Goodshaw singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in May.
Sheffield Christian Harmony singing
The third Sunday in May.
16 May
Germany convention
The fourth Sunday in May and the Saturday before.
Newcastle singing
The Saturday after the Whitsun bank holiday.
5 Jun
Oslo singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in June.
5 Jun
Newcastle Shenandoah singing
The Sunday after the Whitsun bank holiday.
6 Jun
South West singing
The second Saturday after the Whitsun bank holiday.
12 Jun
York singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in June.
Oxford singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in June.
26 Jun
Lewes singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in July.
3 Jul
Dublin singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in July.
3 Jul
Scottish singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in July.
10 Jul
Gwehelog singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in July.
17 Jul
Gwehelog Christian Harmony singing
The third Sunday in July.
18 Jul
Othona singing weekend
The fourth Sunday in July and the Thursday to Saturday before.
22 Jul
Winchester singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in August.
7 Aug
Berlin Shenandoah Harmony singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in August.
14 Aug
Berlin Sacred Harp singing
The third Sunday in August.
15 Aug
Cork singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in August.
21 Aug
Uppsala singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in September.
11 Sep
UK convention
The third Sunday in September and the Saturday before.
18 Sep
Poland convention
The fourth Sunday in September and the Saturday before.
25 Sep
Munich singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in October.
2 Oct
South West singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in October.
9 Oct
Edinburgh Shenandoah singing
The Saturday after the third Friday in October.
16 Oct
Clermont-Ferrand singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in October.
16 Oct
London Singing
The last Saturday in October.
30 Oct
Stapleford singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in November.
13 Nov
West Yorkshire singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in November.
20 Nov
Thanksgiving singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in November.
27 Nov
Boxing day singing
Boxing Day.
26 Dec