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Celebrate Harp Day 2020 with us!

It's Harp Day in Ireland! Woo hoo! Normally we would be holding an early Irish harp Discovery Day today to celebrate, with a live concert, talk and workshop. Instead, join us today on our youtube …

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Lá na Cruite / Harp Day 2020

Lá na Cruite / Harp Day 2020 will take place on Saturday 17th October. It is an all-Ireland event to promote Ireland’s national instrument through concerts, lectures, pop-up events, and harp makers’ …

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The Historical Harp Society of Ireland brings to life a lost sound world. Founded in 2002, it leads a rediscovery of Ireland’s illustrious medieval musical instrument, depicted in the national emblem: the early Irish harp. Silent for hundreds of years, the ravishing sound – and the rarely heard music – of the old Irish harp sounds fresh to modern ears but also evokes the farthest reaches of ancient Irish history and culture. Read More...

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