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The Birds, the Bees and the Gaelic Harp

February 11, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Music & Mythology of the Heart

In this third of five presentations on the Gaelic harp of

Ireland and Scotland we focus on the music and lore of

love and romance.

Performance Feb 11 * Hutchinson Center for the Arts * 7pm

A master in the performance and traditions of the Galelic harp, Minnesota native Ann Heymann

continues to spearhead the instrument’s revival. She performs as a soloist and with Charlie in

concerts and festivals throughout the US, Ireland, Scotland, Europe and Australia. In 2012 Ann &

Charlie were swarded a Moore Institute Fellowship at the National university of Ireland, Galway to

explore the harp’s role in the performance of bardic poetry. Author of Secrets of the Gaelic Harp—

the instrument’s first tutor–Ann is on staff at Scoil na Clairseach in Ireland and at Ohio Scottish Arts

School, Oberlin College.

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Date:
February 11, 2014
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Hutchinson Center for the Arts
United States

Organizer

HCA