Celebrate the 36th EIHF with harp music from home and abroad. Great soloists, delightful duos, tremendous trios, exciting ensembles and amazing collaborations! We have it all.


Something for everyone with tutors from Scotland, Ireland, Brittany, Colombia, Italy, USA and Cape Breton.  From beginners to experienced performers, on lever, pedal or wire harp.


Workshops on a variety of subjects topics including harp care and maintenance, Latin harp, Breton dancing, the acoustics of string and bowed instruments and the chance to learn about musical collaborations.

2016 Young Composer Award

2016 Young Composer Award

  The Clarsach Society are delighted to announce that Rachel Groves is the winner of this years Young Composer Award with her composition 'Sun, Moon and Stars' which was written for the clarsach and the pedal harp.  Rachel will be performing at the Edinburgh...

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