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
December 25 and January 1 singings are cancelled.
All Saints’ Chapel
2431 Ridge Rd, Berkeley, CA
(up the hill from the Church Divinity School of the Pacific)
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.
First Thursday: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
December: Cancelled, due to rental issues. (Let us know if you have ideas for a space!) Join us in 2018!
January: Thursday, January 4
ODC Dance Theater, 2nd floor meeting room
3153 17th St, San Francisco, CA (entrance on Shotwell)
CONTACT: Leigh Cooper or (404) 202-0994
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
November 19: Carolyn’s house, 1024 Chenery St, San Francisco, CA (Glen Park, near the Glen Park BART)
December 17: Carolyn’s house, Glen Park
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