6 & 7 APRIL, 2016

Wales Harp Festival

  • Date

    6 & 7 April, 2016
  • Location

    Caernarfon, Wales
  • Tuition

    Classes and workshops
  • Concerts

    Concerts and lectures

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL / annual course for harpists

An opportunity to receive individual tuition and perform as part of an ensemble in a two day course for harpists of all ages and abilities. Classes will be given by a team of experienced tutors including our Special Guest Eira Lynn Jones (Professor of the Harp at the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester).

The 2016 Festival will celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of John Roberts, Harpist of Wales, (1816-1894). Learn about the remarkable story of the Welsh Gypsies and their harps through the medium of workshop and public lectures and concerts.

Festival President: Dr. Osian Ellis
Festival Director: Elinor Bennett

  • Lessons and tuition for harpists of all ages and attainment
  • Concerts and lectures
  • Harp and music exhibition
  • Opportunities for course members to perform
  • Classes in technique ensemble playing and reading

Guest Teachers

  • Eira Lynn Jones
  • Elinor Bennett
  • Morwen Blythin
  • Einir Wyn Hughes
  • Dylan Wyn Rowlands

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