Fresh from the Catskills, Sligo’s Michael Rooney will be at the Somerset Folk Harp Festival in New Jersey. He’ll be teaching during the day and performing Friday night. Also at the festival: Maeve Gilchrist, William Jackson & Grainne Hambly.
The festival writes: The Somerset Folk Harp Festival is an amazing 4-day conference celebrating the diversity of music, talent and experience of the folk harp world. Whether you want to focus on one style or type of music, solidify some specific skills, or try out something new, the breadth of this year’s workshop offerings is sure to expand your musical horizon. Our Exhibit Hall is the best harp and music shopping under one roof you’ll find anywhere on the East Coast. Daily concerts will inspire you.
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