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Silicon Valley Youth Harp Ensemble Success (YES) Program

The purpose of the Youth Ensemble Success (YES) Program is to provide harpists a friendly, musical, and fun social environment that encourages learning and sharing of talents. Playing in a group inspires students to continue involvement with music. The YES Program

AHS Concert Artist, Alexandra Katelyn Mullins in Solo Concert, Mar. 21, ’15

http://www.siliconvalleyharp.org/ American Harp Society Concert Aritst, Alexandra Katelyn Mullins in Solo ConcertSaturday March 21, 3:00 p.m. – Immanuel Lutheran Church,  1710 Moorpark Ave., San Jose, CA 95128.  Alexandra Katelyn Mullins, 20, a junior at Indiana University studying with Distinguished Professor Susann McDonald, and recently prizewinner in the the USA International Harp Competition, has performed throughout the US …

Student Education Sessions (SES) 2014, Silicon Valley Chapter of the AHS, Feb. 9 & Mar. 16, ’14

Student Education Sessions Purpose:  “Student Education Sessions” are a two‐part program for all levels of harp students.  The focus is on the improvement that can be made by participating in both sessions. On  the first day, participants will play two selections of music representing differing styles (if  possible) and receive constructive comments and suggestions from the …

California Piano & Instrumental Adjudication: Jan. 24-25, 2014, by Youth Focus Inc.

Source: http://youth-focus.org/programs/ Youth Talent Competitions “Everyone Wins and No Body Loses!” This is the continuing theme of the Youth Talent Competitions staged annually for performers ages 4 through 26 years. Everyone who participates is given an award in recognition of their participation to take home to encourage them in their development. The purpose of the annual …

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The Maker of Harps- Lyon & Healy

March of Harps This 3-part tour of the Lyon & Healy Harp factory in Chicago exhibits its 120 years of harpmaking experience. Each hand-crafted pedal and lever harp is instilled with a legacy of superior woodcrafting and commitment to the development of the instrument. Join harpist Lavinia Meijer as she tours the factory to see …

The Harp – BBC Documentary

Harpist Catrin Finch takes a musical journey to discover the ancient and fascinating history of the harp in Wales and the world, with interviews and performances from internationally-renowned guests including Alan Stivell, Carlos Orosco, Alemu Aga, Isabelle Perrin and Elinor Bennett.