Upcoming Harp Events

Upcoming Harp Events

Harp concerts, workshops, and conferences are fun, educational, inspirational, and will make you a better player. Help support these upcoming harp events!

Due to Covid-19, many of these upcoming events may be cancelled, or moved online. Please check their websites for up-to-date information. (listed by date)

Always double-check dates and times with the artists/venues before attending any event. We make every effort to ensure that our listings are correct, but mistakes and scheduling changes can happen!

If you have questions about any of the events, please follow the links to their websites. The Sylvia Woods Harp Center does not have any additional information.

If you would like your harp event listed here, please send information to events@harpcenter.com

Harp Conferences, Conventions, Camps & Workshops (listed by date)

Harpers' Escape to Ireland
October 1 - 10, 2020
Ireland
Join Kathy DeAngelo on this amazing harp trip to Ireland.
www.harpersescape.com/

Harp Concerts

Christmas Carol Sing-Along with Harps Concerts in Kauai
Unfortunately, due to Covid-19, we have canceled our December 2020 Sing-Along Concerts. But we're already scheduled for December 4th and 5th, 2021. Check back here later for updates!

Tour Schedules (listed by artist)

Legends of the Celtic Harp: Patrick Ball, Lisa Lynne and Aryeh Frankfurter
Legends of the Celtic Harp's website

Patrick Ball
Patrick Ball's website
Also see Legends of the Celtic Harp tour schedule above

Grainne Hambly and William Jackson
You Gotta Have Harp Productions

Deborah Henson-Conant
Deborah Henson-Conant's website

Lisa Lynn
Lisa Lynne's website
Also see Legends of the Celtic Harp tour schedule above

Sunita Staneslow
Sunita's website

The Sylvia Woods Harp Center reserves the right to refuse to post a submission.
Always double-check dates and times with the artists/venues before attending an event. We make every effort to ensure that our listings are correct. But mistakes and scheduling changes can happen!


Past Events

These events have already happened. Since many of them are yearly events, we are listing the past few years here for your convenience.

The Harp Gathering
May 16 - 19, 2019
Sauder Village, Archbold, Ohio
Escape to The Harp Gathering and enjoy the company of other harpers and harpists as you learn from some of the best instructors in the country, and soak in superlative harp performances. Inspire your mind, challenge your skill, and renew your spirit at The Harp Gathering, in the shadow of the Great Oak Tree!
www.harpgathering.com

Scottish Harp Journey with Sunita
June 12 - 23, 2019
Scotland
This tour is open for harpists and non-harpists.
www.sunitaharp.com/1970/01/roots-of-harp-scottish-journey-with.html

Midwest Harp Festival
July 14 - 20, 2019
Palos Heights, IL
The Midwest Harp Festival is moving this year to Trinity Christian College. It is a unique experience, because it is open to students and harpists of all ages and experience levels. It is an opportunity for harpists to come together, take a break from the stress of life, and simply enjoy being harpists together. Fun activities are offered in addition to the musical experience as well, making the Midwest Harp Festival a truly communal experience.
www.midwestharpfestival.org

Somerset Folk Harp Festival
July 18- 21, 2019
Parsippany, New Jersey
The Somerset Folk Harp Festival is a 4-day conference celebrating the diversity of music, talent and experience of the folk harp world.
www.somersetharpfest.com

Historical Harp Society Conference
July 21, 2019
Parsippiny, New Jersey
The Historical Harp Society's 2019 conference will be held on Sunday, July 21, in conjunction with the Somerset Harp Festival.
www.historicalharpsociety.org/2017-conference

Harpers' Escape to Ireland
July 30 - August 9, 2019
Ireland
Join Kathy DeAngelo on this amazing harp trip to Ireland.
http://www.harpersescape.com/

Spanish Peaks International Celtic Harp Retreat
September 25 - 29, 2019
Walsenburg, CO

with Sue Richards and Maire ni Chathasaigh
www.spanishpeaksharpretreat.com

Israel / Palestine Harp Adventure with Sunita
October 24 - November 3, 2019
Scotland
Join a small group of harpists and harp friends on a personal tour of Sunita's favorite places in Israel and Palestine. She has teamed up with her husband Fred CEO of Green Olive Tours to show you some of the must-see places and offer unique experiences.
www.sunitaharp.com/2018/12/2019-israel-palestine-harp-adventure.html

Christopher Newport University Harp Festival
March 28, 2020
Christopher Newport University, Newport News, Virginia
The Harp Festival is a fantastic opportunity for harpists of all styles and levels to learn, experience and collaborate with some of the finest harpists of our generation.
http://cnu.edu/academics/departments/music/festivals/harpfestival/

The Harp Gathering
May 15 - 17, 2020
Sauder Village, Archbold, Ohio
Escape to The Harp Gathering and enjoy the company of other harpers and harpists as you learn from some of the best instructors in the country, and soak in superlative harp performances. Inspire your mind, challenge your skill, and renew your spirit at The Harp Gathering, in the shadow of the Great Oak Tree!
www.harpgathering.com

Somerset Folk Harp Festival
July 16-19, 2020
Parsippany, New Jersey
The Somerset Folk Harp Festival is a 4-day conference celebrating the diversity of music, talent and experience of the folk harp world.
www.somersetharpfest.com

World Harp Congress
July 24 - 30, 2020
Cardiff, Wales
In 2020, the World Harp Congress will return to Europe for the first time in 12 years.
To Wales - a beautiful and magical country with an enviable tradition of harp playing.
And to Cardiff - one of Europe's most dynamic and welcoming capital cities.

www.whc2020.org