September 20th 2023
Harps Alive 2023: Belfast Sat. 30 September; Dublin Sun. 22 October
Would you like to learn more about, and even get your hands on a copy of an ancient Irish harp – and be taught a tune? Meet the Historical Harp Society of Ireland, hear this rare instrument played, have your questions answered, and – if you sign up early enough – take one of the few places in a hands-on beginners’ workshop. Harps copied from medieval to 18th-century originals will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Level: No harp experience required
BELFAST: Saturday 30th September, 11amPerformance and hands-on workshop for beginners with Eibhlís Ní RíordáinLocation: First Presbyterian Church 41 Rosemary Street Belfast BT1 1QB United KingdomInformation and registration
DUBLIN: Sunday 22nd October, 10amPerformance with Siobhán ArmstrongIllustrated talk with Simon ChadwickHands-on workshop for beginners with Eibhlís Ní RíordáinLocation: Royal Irish Academy of Music, 36-38 Westland Row, Dublin 2, D02 WY89Information and registration
To reserve a place in the hands-on beginners workshops, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
November 10th 2023
Join us ONLINE, Sunday 19 November, 4–6 pm, Irish time for our Harpers' Gathering
October 24th 2023
Join us ONSITE in KILKENNY and LIVE online | 26 July – 1 August 2024
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