Albiez Trio / Adriano & Caterina Sangineto

Albiez Trio / Adriano & Caterina Sangineto

The Albiez Trio Three of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians, Laoise Kelly (harp), Tola Custy (fiddle) and Cormac Breatnach (whistles)  first got together as an ensemble at the ‘Celticimes’ Celtic music festival in Albiez du Montrond, in the French...

Adriano Sangineto, Rhythmic soul of the dancing harp. 5 day course.

Five day courses  Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday & Wednesday: 1.5 hours each day  Monday: 1 hour  Elementary Students will learn folk melodies and songs from different Italian regions as well as some original compositions or tunes from the European folk repertoire. We...

Adriano Sangineto, Music can tell stories. 5 day course.

Five day courses  Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday & Wednesday: 1.5 hours each day  Monday: 1 hour  INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED During the course, participants will learn original tunes by Adriano Sangineto. Every tune provides different rhythmic and melodic features allowing...

Adriano Sangineto

Inspired by Alan Stivell, Adriano taught himself to play the harp, developing a very personal technique which he uses to amazing effect in his compositions. His repertoire also features Italian and European folk music arranged and presented in his own particular...

Caterina Sangineto

Adriano is joined by his twin sister with whom he has been making music since their childhood. As Ensemble Sangineto, they joyfully combine strings and voices in programmes of eclectic music, appearing in many major musical Festivals throughout Europe They have many...
Italian harping with Adriano Sangineto

Italian harping with Adriano Sangineto

Today’s video blog comes from Italian harpist Adraino Sangineto. We are delighted to welcome Adriano to this year’s festival!   Adriano Sangineto is performing in concert at the festival on Wednesday 6 April at 7:30pm. He will also be leading a...
Adriano Sangineto

Adriano Sangineto

Adriano Sangineto is the son of a harp maker and his love for folk instruments has led him to become an eclectic musician, expressing himself through various musical genres. He revisits Italian and European folk music, plays several wind and string instruments, and is...

2017 Festival Review

The 36th Edinburgh International Harp Festival is now finished… we hope you enjoyed it! The 2017 festival feautured the following artists at it’s concerts: The Magic of the Harp Featuring 60 young harp players perform music composed by...
Concert Series

Concert Series

Benefit from a 12% discount when you purchase one ticket for each of the concerts, excluding the Opening Gathering (C1) and Family Ceilidh (C7). Includes: The Magic of the Harp (April 1 @ 3:00 – 4:00pm) Albiez Trio / Adriano & Caterina Sangineto (April 1 @ 7:30 –...
*A Selection of Stellar Events*

*A Selection of Stellar Events*

Well, the 35th EIHF went off with a bang! Isobel, my joint-artistic adviser and I are delighted with how it all went.  A selection of concerts, each special in its own way, numerous fascinating and well attended workshops and jam packed courses all contributed to...