The Ohio Valley Shape Note Singers, part of VSBC, invite you to the 2012 Harrods Creek/Bob Meek Memorial Shape Note Convention. Activities include:
- Friday, April 27th, Vine St Baptist Church (960 Vine St) will host Fish FRYday Beginning at 6:30p, a community Fish Fry will welcome out of town guests and local residents alike. There will likely be a little singing, maybe even picking.
-Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th, 9:30 - 3:00 The Harrods Creek/Bob Meek Memorial Convention hosted at Harrods Creek Baptist Church (8102 Hwy. 329 Crestwood/Brownsboro, KY.) People of all ages, backgrounds and singing ability gather to sing old style a capella hymns from three different tunebooks - Sacred Harp 1992 edition, Sacred Harp (Cooper) and Southern Harmony and Dinner on the Ground both days.
All activities are free and you don't have to be a singer to join us. The following links can give you an idea of what we are doing:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YHUfHNEZDPc
- Trailer for the documentary "Awake, My Soul"http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YaLnG7vfVOc
- Story on Sacred Harp