Simon Chadwick - Early Harp

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Friday 15th June 2018, 1.20pm
Concert: Music at the Mill
Verdant Works, Dundee

Saturday 21 July, 12.00
Hands-on sessions: Music of the Picts
Jonathan’s Cave, East Wemyss, Fife
Part of Wemyss Caves Community Festival

Monday 13th August, 2pm (free admission)
Illustrated talk, the Irish harp
Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann: Seachtain na hÉigse Droichead Arts Centre, Barlow House, Drogheda

Thursday 16th August, 1.45pm
Workshop, Passing on the Tradition: learning old Irish harp repertory, style and technique.
Coláiste Pobail Osraí, Kilkenny
part of Scoil na gCláirseach, 15th-21st Aug

Thursday 16th August, 5.45pm
Concert with Allan MacDonald (pipes) and Ann Heymann (harp): Ceòl mór: the big music of harp & pipes.
Coláiste Pobail Osraí, Kilkenny
part of Scoil na gCláirseach, 15th-21st Aug

Saturday 18th August 4.45pm
Lecture: Traditions and histories of the Irish harp
Coláiste Pobail Osraí, Kilkenny
part of Scoil na gCláirseach, 15th-21st Aug

Monday 20th August, 1.45pm
Workshop, How many pitches are there? Which pitches are used? Which pitches are strong or weak? Modes in Gaelic harp music.
Coláiste Pobail Osraí, Kilkenny
part of Scoil na gCláirseach, 15th-21st Aug

Saturday 15th September, concerts at 11.45am and 5.00pm, illustrated talk at 3.30pm
free entrance , contributions (donations) very welcome
Concert and illustrated talk: Beatrice Jardyne and the Queen Mary harp
Banchory house, near Aberdeen
Part of Aberdeenshire Doors Open Day

Friday 21st September, Áras an Uachtaráin, Dublin
Illustrated talk, as part of a concert with Siobhán Armstrong and Eibhlís Ní Ríordáin. This is the President of Ireland's contribution to Culture Night, at his official residence.
Entrance is free, but numbers are limited to 150 with ticket allocation by lottery. Email your name and postal address to culturenight@president.ie to be entered.

Saturday 13th October, 2pm
Illustrated talk: the early Irish harp
Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast
Part of the HHSI Discovery Day

Saturday 20th October, 2pm
Illustrated talk: the early Irish harp
Dublin
Part of the HHSI Discovery Day

Wednesday 31st October, 7.30pm
Harp music as part of Halloween: Shadow and Light
British Museum, London


Please contact me for details of other forthcoming events.

Simon Chadwick, Armagh, 2018. Return to Index page.