March 16th 2022
Enrolment is open for the spring programme of Acadamh na gCláirseach–Academy of Early Irish Harp! Join our friendly online community, and improve your playing skills and knowledge. Spring classes meet weekly, on Saturdays: May 7, 14, 21, June 4, 11, 18.
Video recordings of each class will enable you to revise and learn at your own pace both during and after the course, and will be available until the next season’s programme begins. As long as you are continually enrolled in any Acadamh course, you will have access to ALL videos of the classes in which you have previously participated.
Develop your playing techniques, and expand your core repertory, with Sylvia Crawford. Level: beginner+
2.00 – 3.15 pm Irish time (classroom opens at 1.30 pm for pre-class social ‘tea break’)
Explore medieval to 18th-century Scottish music with James Ruff and Bill Taylor. Level: Intermediate+
3.30 – 4.45 pm Irish time (classroom open until 5.15 pm for after-class social ‘tea break’)
Visit Acadamh na gCláirseach–Academy of Early Irish Harp for further information and enrolment.
May 20th 2022
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
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
Keep up to date with our activities, concerts, summer festival and all things early-Irish-harp.