Cairde na Cruite

Friends of the Harp

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  • Cairde Na Cruite

    Promoting Ireland's national instrument

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    Sharing harp news from Ireland

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    Providing access to world-class harp tuition

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    Bringing the harp to new audiences

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    Publishing music for the harp

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    Facilitating harp-hire on a short term basis to beginners

Thanks to our participants, our performers and our Festival team for a wonderful week of harping at Festival 2019.

Special thanks to our main funders:
The Arts Council, RTÉ lyric fm, Louth Co Council, Fáilte Ireland and Create Louth

Join us for our 35th anniversary festival Sunday 28th June - Friday 3rd July 2020

Booking opens shortly - Harpers of all standards welcome

Bígí linn. Fáilte roimh chách

Book Now!

 

 

 

MUSIC BOOKS & CDs

Cairde na Cruite publishes and sells a range of harp music on-line.  

Visit the online shop

 

HARPS

Cairde na Cruite hires out harps to beginner harpers.

Hire a Harp 

 

NEWSLETTER

Cairde na Cruite publishes an annual online harp newsletter

An Cruitire/The Harper

Read An Cruitire 2018

 

TG4 GRADAM CEOIL AWARD 2016

Cairde na Cruite was honoured with a Special Contribution Award

by TG4 in 2016

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Latest Stories

Spring Concert 2019

Sunday 10th March 2019, 3pm

Venue: The Pearse Museum, St. Enda's Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin.

Our 2019 Spring Harp Concert marked a centenary celebration of uilleann piper Séamus Ennis, and included music on harp and uilleann pipes from the Ní Scolaí sisters and from the Bray CCÉ Harp Ensemble. 

 

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National Lottery Good Causes Award

National Lottery Regional WinnerWe are delighted with the news that Cairde na Cruite have been announced as a regional winner of the National Lottery Good Causes Awards 2018.

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Lá na Cruite

Cairde na Cruite presented a free Concert in the Pearse Museum, to mark Lá na Cruite on 20th October 2018.

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Arts Council Festivals Funding
RTE Lyric FM
Create Louth