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All-Day Sing

Shape Note All-Day Sing

Saturday, September 9, 2017
10 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.

Potluck Lunch on site

Friends Meeting

1104 Forest St; Charlottesville, VA 22903

chairs overooking rivanna
Photo of the Rivanna River courtesy of Bill Emory

Sacred Harp hymns are 18th century spirituals with music that is written with notes of varying shapes according to their location on the scale. It is always sung four part a capella, and has a strongly layered, harmonic sound. Everyone is welcome, no experience necessary, loaner books available.

We will sing from both the 1991 Sacred Harp and the Shenandoah Harmony.


Diane Ober, 434 296-9124  email mdwo at comcast dot edu
John Alexander, 434 296-9124 email john at virginia dot edu

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