HARP ON WIGHT FESTIVAL
There is a real international flavour to this years festival with as two American harpists will be performing concerts. They are Kim Robertson (Celtic harp) and Harp Therapy specialist Christina Tourin. Kim will also be involved in the programme of teaching courses, and both she and Christina will giving lectures during the festival.
The concert programme also includes Senegal kora master Seckou Keita, Ben Creighton Griffiths who will be performing a concert of swing jazz, and classical harpist Keziah Thomas. The opening concert features Mike Parker together with Zita Silva and Clara Garde who were prize winners in the CAMAC competition held earlier this year.
In addition to the concerts, lectures and workshops during the festival there will be a showroom of harps made by national manufacturers - a feature that proved to be very popular at last years festival. For full details please see www.harponwight.com or for further information please phone 01983-730930.