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ON-LINE HARP FESTIVAL 2020

Join us for our on-line festival
Monday June 29th - Thursday July 2nd
Togha agus rogha na cruitireachta le cloisteáil ó chruitirí den scoth. Bígí linn.

 

Cruitirí na Féile

Harpers Máire Ní Chathasaigh, Kathleen Loughnane, Gráinne Hambly, Áine Ní Dhubhghaill, Anne-Marie O'Farrell, Cormac de Barra, Deirdre Granville with singer, Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaoich and Éamon de Barra, flute.



Harp Workshop

Harp Workshop with Deirdre Granville.


The Drogheda Tholsel Sessions

Rising Harp Stars, Harper Luke Webb and Fionn Ó hAlmhain, Pipes.



Réalta Ceoil

Maeve Gilchrist and Nic Gareiss in concert with Con Tempo Quartet.



Harps a-humming

Harp ensembles from all over Ireland feature at An Grianán during Festival 2019, followed by more than 100 harpers performing their new composition, led by renowned harper Maeve Gilchrist.



Harp Workshop

Harp Workshop with Gráinne Hambly.



Oíche na bhFear

Harpers Cormac de Barra, Oisín Morrison, Paul Dooley, Séamas Ó Flatharta and multi-instrumentalist, Barry Kerr.



Harp Workshop

Harp Workshop with Anne-Marie O'Farrell



Rising Harp Stars

Aoife Blake and Grainne Meyer



Ceol na dTéad

Siobhán Armstrong, Early harp, Singer Róisín Elsafty and Piper Ronan Browne.



Harp Workshop

Harp Workshop with Cormac de Barra



The Drogheda Tholsel Sessions

Rising Harp Stars, Louth Music Generation Harp Ensemble



Harp Festival 2020 Promo

On-line Harp Festival 2020 Promo

 

Schedule for up-coming concerts is:


Monday 29th June, 1pm

The Drogheda Tholsel Sessions
Rising Harp Stars, Louth Music Generation Harp Ensemble


Monday 29th June, 2.30pm

Harp Workshop
Harp Workshop with Cormac de Barra


Monday 29th June, 8pm

Ceol na dTéad
Siobhán Armstrong, Early harp, Singer Róisín Elsafty and Piper Ronan Browne.


Tuesday 30th June, 1pm

Rising Harp Stars
Aoife Blake and Grainne Meyer


Tuesday 30th June, 2.30pm

Harp Workshop
Harp Workshop with Anne-Marie O'Farrell


Tuesday 30th June, 8pm

Oíche na bhFear
Harpers Cormac de Barra, Oisín Morrison, Paul Dooley, Séamas Ó Flatharta and multi-instrumentalist, Barry Kerr.


Wednesday 1st July, 2.30pm

Harp Workshop
Harp Workshop with Gráinne Hambly.


Wednesday 1st July, 5pm

Harps a-humming
Harp ensembles from all over Ireland feature at An Grianán during Festival 2019, followed by more than 100 harpers performing their new composition, led by renowned harper Maeve Gilchrist.


Wednesday 1st July, 8pm

Réalta Ceoil
Maeve Gilchrist and Nic Gareiss in concert with Con Tempo Quartet.


Thursday 2nd July, 1pm

The Drogheda Tholsel Sessions
Rising Harp Stars, Harper Luke Webb and Fionn Ó hAlmhain, Pipes.


Thursday 2nd July, 2.30pm

Harp Workshop
Harp Workshop with Deirdre Granville.


Thursday 2nd July, 8pm

Cruitirí na Féile
Harpers Máire Ní Chathasaigh, Kathleen Loughnane, Gráinne Hambly, Áine Ní Dhubhghaill, Anne-Marie O'Farrell, Cormac de Barra, Deirdre Granville with singer, Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaoich and Éamon de Barra, flute.


Harp Festival 2020

Harp Festival online 2020


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NEWSLETTER

Cairde na Cruite publishes an annual online harp newsletter

An Cruitire/The Harper

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Student Concerts 2020

Join us at any of our students concerts below. Always a wonderful afternoon of harping in a beautiful setting. All requests to play should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Aine Ni Dhubhghaill at 087 2629136.

Sunday 26/4/20, 3pm Pearse Museum, St. Enda's Park Rathfarnham, Dublin 16
This concert has been postponed due to COVID-19

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Festival 2019

2019 saw another great year of harping at An Chúirt Chruitireachta. We celebrated with harpers and musicians from all corners of the world.
View images from the 2019 festival below with thanks to Kieran Cummins.

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Cairde na Cruite featured on national tv

Watch Cairde na Cruite harpers on the National Lottery Winning Streak programme, Saturday 19 October 2019. Read more ...
 
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