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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.