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.
1 Jan
Roving Shenandoah Harmony singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in January.
18 Jan
Australian convention
The fourth Sunday in January and the Saturday before.
25 Jan
South West singing
The first Saturday in February.
Flitwick singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in February.
8 Feb
South Yorkshire singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in February.
22 Feb
Ireland convention
The first Sunday in March and the Saturday before.
29 Feb
Staplefield Sussex singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in March.
14 Mar
Cologne singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in March.
Brighton singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in April.
Palm Sunday singing
Palm Sunday.
East Midlands convention
The fourth Sunday in April and the Saturday before.
Amsterdam singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in April.
Finsterwalde singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in May.
Bristol singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in May.
Goodshaw singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in May.
Sheffield Christian Harmony singing
The third Sunday in May.
Germany convention
The fourth Sunday in May and the Saturday before.
Newcastle singing
The Saturday after the Whitsun bank holiday.
Newcastle Shenandoah singing
The Sunday after the Whitsun bank holiday.
Oslo singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in June.
South West singing
The second Saturday after the Whitsun bank holiday.
York singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in June.
Oxford singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in June.
Lewes singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in July.
Dublin singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in July.
Scottish singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in July.
Gwehelog singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in July.
Gwehelog Christian Harmony singing
The third Sunday in July.
Winchester singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in August.
8 Aug
Berlin Shenandoah Harmony singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in August.
15 Aug
Berlin Sacred Harp singing
The third Sunday in August.
16 Aug
Cork singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in August.
Uppsala singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in September.
12 Sep
UK convention
The third Sunday in September and the Saturday before.
Poland convention
The fourth Sunday in September and the Saturday before.
26 Sep
Munich singing
The Saturday before the first Sunday in October.
South West singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in October.
10 Oct
Manchester singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in October.
10 Oct
Edinburgh Shenandoah singing
The Saturday after the third Friday in October.
17 Oct
Clermont-Ferrand singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in October.
17 Oct
London Singing
The last Saturday in October.
31 Oct
Tokyo singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in November.
7 Nov
Stapleford singing
The Saturday before the second Sunday in November.
7 Nov
Tokyo Christian Harmony singing
The second Sunday in November.
8 Nov
West Yorkshire singing
The Saturday before the third Sunday in November.
14 Nov
Thanksgiving singing
The Saturday before the fourth Sunday in November.
21 Nov
Boxing day singing
Boxing Day.
26 Dec