Monday, 28 September 2015

Upcoming Singings (autumn 2015)

We've confirmed the following dates for autumn 2015:

October 15th
November 19th
December 17th

As always, we'll meet at the Ikebukuro Anglican Church (池袋聖公会) from 7-9pm.

Peter should be there from about 6:30, so please feel free to stop by early if you'd like to help set up.  If you've got time afterwards, please join us for a drink nearby.

Welcome to the official Tokyo Sacred Harp blog!

セイクレッド・ハープとは、音符を形で表した楽譜を使った賛美歌 集のひとつであり、アカペラ四部合唱で力強く歌うアメリカで古く から伝わる歌い方である。最近世界のあちこちでリバイバルされつ つある。


The Sacred Harp is a collection of early American sacred songs written in shape notes and sung in robust, unaccompanied four-part harmony. In recent years, it is enjoying a revival all over the world, and has now come to Tokyo. All are welcome to sing or listen

If you're new to the Sacred Harp, there's lots of useful information and resources on

Please stop by here often to find the latest information about shape note singing in Japan.
You can also find us on FaceBook.

Happy singing!