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Achill International Harp Festival
October 25 - October 28
Come to Achill Island this October 25th-28th and join the finest musicians from Mexico, Scotland, Wales and Ireland for the very best of world music, song and dance.
Artists teaching and performing at this year’s festival include Catriona McKay, Ben Creighton Griffiths, Liam Ó Maonlaí, Ross Ainslie, Laoise Kelly, Tlen Huicani and many more.
Workshops include, harp for all abilities from complete beginmers to advanced, mixed instrument, song and dance, composition and improvisation to name but a few.
Afternoon recitals and talks will be followed by evening concerts and late night festival club.
There will be exhibitions and guided walks and if all that is not enough why not make your very own 26 string Achill harp at the Harp Making Workshop.
There is something for all interests and all ages at the Achill International Harp Festival.