There’s a bundle of events for children and young people at this year’s Festival.
A mystery storywalk through story, riddle and rhyme offers the chance to try the harp and learn a simple tune. A pre-festival event for children aged 5 – 14 years. Click on the link to find out more about Jack and the land without music.
Beginners’ courses also offer a wonderful introduction to the instrument. Participants will learn a few easy tunes, how to play chords and discover some exciting sounds. Harps are provided, and a 20% discount applies if you purchase a ticket for Jack and the land without music
For children with some experience playing the harp, there are a couple of courses specifically for young people (though all ages are welcome to join our other courses):
Elementary for children (age 5-11 yrs) with Fiona Rutherford
Teenage harp course with Christine Edwards