Hear the wire-strung Gaelic harp at a free concert!
Jeff Pocket performers at Sun Prairie Library at 6 PM on Dec. 5, 2018
You can hear samples of Jeff's music here
Visitors are welcome to all harp circles. For workshops, everyone present should pay the fee unless they are accompanying a child. If you have questions about the group or want to learn more about harping in Madison or what a harp circle is, please contact Rachel
Music swap - have any music you're no longer playing? Bring it to the next harp circle, put a sticky note with your name and how much you'd like for the music, and see if it finds a new home!
Upcoming harp events
(La Crosse, WI), August 10-12, 2018.IrishFest Summer School
in Milwaukee, Week of Aug. 13, 2018. Teachers/classes to be announced.IrishFest
(Milwaukee, WI), August 16-19, 2018. One of the biggest irish festivals in the country, with a dedicated harp tent!
Harps in the Glen
(West Bend, WI), August 23-26, 2018, a Retreat with Kim Robertson and Sunita Staneslow.
---Also see the list from the ISFHC
Beginning in the Middle
(Williamsburg, VA), March 1-4, 2018. Focus on adult beginner-intermdiate players. 2018 instructors are Lynne Aspnes, Robbin Gordon-Cartier, Deborah Hanson-Conant, Kim Robertson, and Frank Voltz.
Virtual Harp Summit 4
(free!), April 19-26, 2018 (dates updated
). Videos are available live and are free for a short time after that.
The Harp Gathering
(Sauder Village, OH), May 17-20, 2018. Another great festival for lever harp. The 2018 instructors are Harper Tasche, Frank Voltz, Nicolas Carter, Martha Gallagher, Cass Jendzurski, Diana Rowan, Denise Grubb-Verbon, and more!
Somerset Harp Festival
(Parsipanny, NJ), July 19-22, 2018. One of the largest harp festivals for lever harp. Workshop and instructors will be posted in January 2018.