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Harps on the Bridge


National Music Day, co-ordinated by Music Network and Lyric FM took place on Friday April 16th, 2010 where people all around the country were encouraged to take part in some kind of musical activity.

More than 24 harpers of all ages gathered on the recently opened Samuel Beckett Bridge to join in the celebration and mark the occasion with music from the Irish Harp tradition.

Harp Festival 2018

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Cruit Éireann

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is a collective of harp players working together to promote our national instrument, gain recognition for its unique status and secure its sustainability.

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UNESCO Recognition for Irish Harp

Help us achieve UNESCO intangible cultural heritage status for the Irish harp

Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland is currently working towards getting the harp included on UNESCO's Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity and we are appealing to members of the public to pledge their written support for our national symbol.

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Festival 2017

What a great festival we had in 2017!
Cairde na Cruite Festival 2017

Here are some of the images from the events at the 2017 festival, with thanks to Kieran Cummins Photography for the photos.

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