Albany Sacred Harp (Shape Note) Singing

St. George's Episcopal Church 30 N. Ferry St., Schenectady, NY

FREE  ◊  Participatory ◊  All ages ◊  All levels of musical (in)experience! Sing four-part harmony with others and make a sound unlike anything else on earth..without auditions, rehearsals, or a commitment.  Just singing for joy!  All are welcome! We sing out of the Sacred Harp, 1991 Edition. Loaner books are available. Every Saturday, 1-3:30pm We sing […]

Free

West African Drum & Dance w/Jordan Taylor Hill

The Albany Barn 56 Second St., Albany, NY

Monday nights 6-6:45pm African Drumming class, 6:45-7:30pm African Dance class At the Albany Barn, 56 Second St. Albany, NY Admission is a per-class sliding-scale donation (students usually pay $10-$20). Enjoy traditional music and dance from Guinea, Senegal, and the African Diaspora. Open level youth to adult classes. No experience needed and a limited number of drums […]

$10 – $20

N.Y. State Sacred Harp Convention

Hubbard Hall 25 E. Main St., Cambridge, NY

Dear Singing Friends, The Albany, NY area shape-note singers are thrilled to invite you to our convention on Saturday, October 15, 2022. We will be singing from The Sacred Harp, 1991 Denson edition. This is a one-day event, held in beautiful, historic Hubbard Hall in Cambridge, NY. We will have dinner on the grounds and […]

Free