Edinburgh International Harp Festival, 1-6 April 2016
Six days of great music in the beautiful surrounds of Merchiston Castle School, meeting up with old friends and making new ones.
EIHF celebrates the harp music of Wales in the company of many of its finest performers.
Harp and flute duo.
Anne-Marie O’Farrell and Brendan Power
Irish music for harp and harmona
Experience world class performance, learn new skills and join the growing harp community
Celebrate the 35th EIHF with harp music from around the world. Established performers are joined by new voices in traditional, jazz, early and contemporary music. Great soloists, dynamic duos, exciting ensembles and amazing collaborations! We have it all.
Something for everyone with tutors from Scotland, Ireland, Wales, Italy, Turkey, Spain and USA. From beginners to experienced performers, on lever, pedal or wire harp, choose from new tunes, techniques, tips on performance, sing with your harp, demystify modes, or create your own arrangements…
Informal insights from our artists into new and old music – the secrets of a perfect musical partnership – learn a funky jazz tune – the harp in the wider community – practise your footwork for the ceilidh – stand up and sing – or just learn to relax.
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