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Yahoo Group

Looking for the link to the Yahoo Group? 
Directory of Sacred Harps groups here

Event Organisers

Over time, the list of those who organise and arrange Sacred Harp and other shapenote events in England has grown. This includes Scotland and Northern Ireland.

If you would like your name adding to the list, or details updated, please let us know.

House Singings

Starting with just one house-group in 1998, the number of such evening sessions at latest count has risen to sixteen in the UK and two in Ireland. Where known, these are the contact details.


Here are the usual crop of interesting links to other Sacred Harp and Shapenote websites, some serious, some not quite so, but worth researching nevertheless.


These pages include (or will include)


This Web Site has been set up for the United Kingdom Sacred Harp and Shapenote Community to provide a resource centre for singing in the United Kingdom. 

Any correspondence, helpful suggestions and contributions as to content, amendments, additions and new web links should be sent to Edwin and Sheila Macadam at .  All material copyright 2000-2016.