You can sing Sacred Harp every week of the year in the Bay Area. All are welcome to sing or listen! No experience required. Unless otherwise noted, all singings are from the Denson Edition. Song books are available to borrow and purchase at most singings.
Monthly Calendar of Bay Area Singings
Every Monday: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
First and Third Mondays starting at 7:00 PM
All Saints’ Chapel
2451 Ridge Rd. (one block north of Hearst between Euclid and Scenic), Berkeley, CA
First Mondays: Singing from another book* from 7 – 8:15
Third Mondays: A Learners Group from 7 – 7:30
CONTACT: Rebecca Edwards or Lindy at (510) 593-0019
*We rotate between The Christian Harmony, the Cooper book, and The Shenandoah Harmony. Please join our Facebook group or announcements lists for which book we will use.
Second Sundays: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto, Room 1
505 E. Charleston Rd., Palo Alto, CA
CONTACT: Dan Harper danharper/at/uucpa/dot/org or at (650) 494-1541×28
Third Sundays: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
June: Cancelled for Palo Alto World Music Day.
A group of Sacred Harp singers will be performing/inviting others to participate at this special event on June 18. We will be at 250 University Avenue, Palo Alto, from 4:30-5:15.
July 16: Leigh and Mark’s house, 225 Mullen Ave, San Francisco, CA (Bernal Heights, one mile from 24th Street Mission BART)
CONTACT: Carolyn Deacy or Leigh Cooper
Fifth Sundays: late afternoon, various locations
Other Northern California Singings
First Sundays: 11:30 AM – 2ish PM
Old Felta School House
1034 Felta Rd. (just off Westside Rd.)
CONTACT: Jack Ziegler
Second Friday: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
345 L St
CONTACT: Matthew Lawson
First Sundays, every 2 months (approximately)
CONTACT: Susan Jones and David Wright at (916) 739-8906.
At the home of Jack and Kathy Herbig in Monterey
CONTACT: Jack and Kathy