Shape Note Singing Aug 18-19, Santa Cruz
- Saturday, August 18, 2-5 PM
Shape Note Singing School
Learn to sing four-part harmony using shape notes
with singing master Richard DeLong from Georgia.
It's easy and fun, and the music is great!
Beginners very welcome.
St. Philip's Episcopal Church, (up in the redwoods)
5271 Scotts Valley Dr. off Highway 17 in Scotts Valley,
Santa Cruz Mountains
$5.00 at the door.
A garden social will follow.
Please bring a dish to share.
Sunday, August 19, 9 AM - 3 PM
Northern CA Regional Shape Note Singing
A traditional singing from the Sacred Harp, with dinner
on the grounds. Locals please bring a dish to share.
Senior Citizens' Opportunities, 222 Market St.
Santa Cruz. We can go to the Boardwalk after!
This event is free and very open to children.
Loaner books will be available.
Come by and check it out!
This project is sponsored by a grant from the
Santa Cruz City Arts Commission.
For more information, contact:
Shelley Phillips at (831) 426-9155
or e-mail shelley@...
For our out-of-town friends:
Clean but no frills lodging within
walking distance of the convention site:
*Travel Lodge 525 Ocean St. 1-800-578-7878
*Victorian Inn 516 Water St. (831) 426-6111
*The Islander Motel 522 Ocean St. (831) 426-7766
*National 9 130 Plymouth St. (831) 426-4515
(Motels listed above run about $110-$150 per night).
Santa Cruz is a popular seaside resort town during the
summer months. Lodging fills up very quickly, so make
your reservations as soon as possible!!
(Several hotels in the area are already booked).
For more information on lodging within the county, or
to arrange to stay with local singers, contact:
Tammy Heinsohn (831) 425-8595 tammyh@...
If you are coming from the San Jose Airport, you may want to reserve a ride
to Santa Cruz on the Santa Cruz Airporter shuttle van. Call (831)
423-1214. One-way trip is $30.00 (or $35.00 from the San Francisco
Airport). Call at least two days in advance to make reservations.
The Santa Cruz Shape Note Society meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday nights from
7:30-9:00 PM in eachother's homes to sing from the Sacred Harp, an American
songbook with its roots in the last century and earlier. The noteheads are
different shapes, aiding sight-singing in 4-part harmony. The group is
also very social and is open to anyone. Call (831) 426-9155 for more
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