May 20th 2021
Check out our first 2021 Discovery Day events this weekend, Fri. 21–Sun. 23 May, which we present in association with our friends at Galway Early Music Festival:ONLINE TALK Re-discovering Old Irish Harp Music and TraditionsAvailable all weekend ONLINE CONCERT Saints, Heroes and Kings featuring 15th-17th century music on early Irish harpFriday 21 May at 8.00 p.m. ZOOM WORKSHOP FOR ALL HARPSSaturday 22 May at 11.00 a.m.Uncovering Carolan: Surprising new discoveries aboutCarolan’s compositional and performance idiom
More information, and ticket sales, HERE.
For another Galway Early Music Festival fix of historical harp this weekend (Italian baroque triple harp), tune in to the gorgeous (and LIVE!) Abendmusik: Bach and Before concert on Sunday with Mark Duley and Resurgam, broadcast from the medieval St. Nicholas Collegiate Church in Galway.
HHSI director, Siobhán Armstrong, also extends an invitation to you all to the festival launch of her ensemble's debut CD: Music, Ireland and the Sixteenth Century, which is riddled with the sounds of historical harps of varying kinds!
December 2nd 2022
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October 28th 2022
Join us for our 'Harpers' Gatherings', plus 'Chat with an expert' in December with guest Ann Heymann.
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