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    YOUTH OUTREACH: Harp for High School Players Workshop with Michael Rooney

    Sat, 8 April @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm BST

    Saturday 8th April 4.30pm-5.30pm

    This workshop IS FREE to attend and open to students of High School age (approx 11-18yrs olds).

    As part of the Edinburgh International Harp Festival Outreach Scheme, harpers of any style age 11-18 of an intermediate/advanced level are invited to take part in a workshop with internationally renowned Irish harper and educator, Michael Rooney.

    In this workshop, Michael will share some traditional Irish tunes and provide a brief overview of Irish style ornamentation and accompaniment.

    Michael is performing alongside the duo Dråm at a 7.30pm on Saturday 8th April, and workshop participants who attend the workshop will receive a FREE under 18 ticket for his concert and can take an accompanying adult along FOR FREE.


    Saturday 8 April, 4.30pm-5.30pm


    George Watson’s College, 67-71 Colinton Road, Edinburgh.

    How much?

    The workshop is FREE, but places are limited.
    A small grant to subsidise travel for participants and a guardian is available by request in a first come, first served basis (see contact details below).

    How do I book?

    To book a place for a high school aged students, please email the EIHF office: office@harpfestival.co.uk by Saturday 1 April. Should you require further information, call or email the EIHF office: 0131 554 0212.

    Many thanks to the Tasgadh Small Grants for Traditional Arts fund (devolved from Creative Scotland, managed by Fèisean nan Gàidheal) for supporting this workshop. 


    Sat, 8 April
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm BST
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    George Watson’s College
    69 Colinton Road
    Edinburgh,EH10 5EGUnited Kingdom
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