Shape Note singing from the
1991 Denson edition
Come and sing or listen to the tradition of unaccompanied
four-part singing that began in colonial America and is enjoying a
revival today. Bring a book if you have one, otherwise extra books
will be available.
We meet from 3:30 to 5:30 pm on the Sunday following the third
Saturday of each month. Refreshments are available afterward.
Unless stated otherwise, meetings are at the Church of the
Mediator, 401 NE Cholokka Blvd. (across from the Herlong Mansion) in
Dates of upcoming meetings
For further information on the Sweetwater Shape note singers, call
352-377-8061 or 352-466-3801 or write email@example.com.
Other Area Sings
- Every fifth Sunday all-day sing (10 AM - 2:30 PM) at Bethlehem
Church in Old Chicora (east of Sun City, near Tampa) - info: Milton
- Saturday before the first Sunday, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Crawford
Lake Primitive Baptist Church, 8791 CR 252 (Pine Mount Road), Live
Oak, Florida. For information contact Marvin Reeves, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tallahassee: Friday before third Sunday in each month, except June. Holy Comforter Episcopal Church, 2015 Fleischmann Rd. Please call to verify, as there are rare changes in location. Info: Alice and Tor Bejnar (850) 656-2027, email@example.com.
Tallahassee: Usually last Tuesday of each month, 7pm , United Church of Christ, 1834 Mahan Dr. 1991 Revision, Christian Harmony, or other shape-note books. Call Morgan Bunch at 850-878-3317 to verify date and location.
Hoboken, Georgia: Saturday before the third Sunday, Hoboken Elementary
School, at 7:00 p.m. (Cooper book).
For more information: David/Kathy Lee (912) 458-2493 or Clarke/Julie Lee (912) 458-2268 or Johnny/Delorese Lee (912) 458-2595.
- For information on these and other sings, see Monthly
Sings in Florida and Georgia (by Warren Steel).
For more information on shapenote singing, see
webmaster: Bill Mitchell firstname.lastname@example.org
Last modified: Sat Oct 23 21:49:52 EDT 2010