March 25, 2019The excellent, contemporary Irish folk group Ranagri have released a new album on Stockfisch Records. It's darker than 'Fort of the Hare', and topical. Flutes, Irish whistles, the DHC electric harp, bodhran, guitar and bouzouki all combine with Dónal Rogers's pithy vocals, keenly surveying the landscapes of today. Read more…
March 19, 2019
Final call, boarding now for the London competitions! The closing date is fast approaching; you can register quickly and easily online. Read more…
March 18, 2019
...with Tara Minton, who's got some great gigs coming up. It's not always easy to be a major player both in the harposphere AND the wider all-round music scene, but! Tara is putting the blue harp on the London jazz map, and collaborating with other fine jazz harpists too. Harpists, musicians and the all-round curious will find lots to love in her concerts and teaching projects. Read more…
March 15, 2019
The Cardiff Camac Harp Weekend 2019 celebrated twenty years of Telynau Vining, our partners in Wales, and the UK at large. Many thanks to Elen and Paul Vining for an inspiring two days of Franco-Welsh friendship - and we're raising a glass to the next twenty years! Read more…
Wales Harp Festival 2019
March 10, 2019
Writing from Telynau Vining's twentieth anniversary celebrations in Cardiff - another fine event is coming up soon in Wales, namely Elinor Bennett's Wales Harp Festival.
Latest album from Anneleen Lenaerts: exclusive pre-release signing at L’Espace Camac
March 6, 2019
Anneleen Lenaerts will soon release her latest disc – Nino Rota : Works for Harps (Warner Classics). You can get your hands on a pre-release copy on March 21st, 16:00 – 17:30 at L’Espace Camac Paris, and have it signed by Anneleen herself!
Ten Glorious Years of the Concours de la harpe, Limoges
February 28, 2019
"I never lose. I either win, or I learn" - Nelson Mandela's famous wisdom is a good motto to take into any competition. The Concours français de la harpe in Limoges, always so concerned for its candidates' wellbeing, is an excellent learning experience: kind, convivial and with the chance for all levels to perform for a top-class jury.