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What’s happening in the early-Irish-harp world?

September 16th 2022

LÁ na CRUITE / HARP DAY

Lá Fionnachtana i gcomhar le Cumann Cláírsí Stáiriúla na hÉireann / Discovery Day in association with The Historical Harp Society of Ireland

September 15th 2022

Save the date!

Scoil na gCláirseach – Festival of early Irish harp 2023

September 15th 2022

September Harpers' Gathering

Join us ONLINE Sunday, 18 September, 2.00 – 4.00 pm Irish time for our Harpers' Gathering

August 11th 2022

August Harpers' Gathering and Chat with an Expert

Join us ONLINE Sunday, 21 August, 2.00 – 4.00 PM Irish time for our Harpers' Gathering, and chat with our guest expert, Eibhlís Ní Ríordáin

June 29th 2022

Looking back at spring Acadamh na gCláirseach

Two great sessions wrap up the HHSI spring Acadamh na gCláirseach programme!

June 9th 2022

Upcoming events in June and July

Join us in June for our Harpers' Gathering and in July for Scoil na gCláirseach–Festival of Early Irish Harp

May 20th 2022

Festival Fridays on the HHSI YouTube Channel, 20 May – 3 June

Three full events from Scoil na gCláirseach – Festival of Early Irish Harp 2021 are premiering on the HHSI YouTube channel, Fridays at 8 pm Ireland Time

May 14th 2022

May Harpers' Gathering and Chat with an Expert

Join us ONLINE Sunday, 22 May, 2.00 – 4.00 PM Irish time for our Harpers' Gathering, and chat with our guest expert, Dr Siobhán Armstrong

May 3rd 2022

Announcing Scoil na gCláirseach 2022!

Join us 23–29 July in the gorgeous medieval city of Kilkenny or join us LIVE online

April 4th 2022

April Harpers' Gathering and Meet the Tutors

Join us ONLINE Sunday, 24 April, 2:00 - 4:00 PM Irish Time for our Harpers' Gathering, and meet our spring Acadamh na gCláirseach tutors

March 16th 2022

Spring courses ONLINE, beginning 7 May, 2022

Enrolment is open for the spring programme of Acadamh na gCláirseach–Academy of Early Irish Harp!

March 15th 2022

Acadamh na gCláirseach inaugural programme

Thirty-six students joined us from Ireland and around the world for the HHSI’s new ONLINE year-round group tuition programme.