Washington Area Folk Harp Society


The Washington Area Folk Harp Society
Annual Harpers Getaway
November 3 - 5, 2017




The 2017 WAFHS Harpers Getaway will be November 3 - 5. This year, the Getaway will return to the Shepherd's Spring retreat center in Sharpsburg, MD. The registration deadline is October 21. Registration forms must be submitted by October 21.

Our guests this year are Aine Minogue and Anne Sullivan.

  Aine-Minogue

Aine Minogue was born and raised in County Tipperary, Ireland and went to school in Galway. She is an award-winning harpist and singer, arranger and composer, and has a Masters graduate of University of Limerick. She has travelled the world performing and is the recipient of numerous awards for her performances.

More information on Aine is on her website: www.aineminogue.com.

  Anne Sullivan

Anne Sullivan began her concert career at age twelve when she appeared twice as soloist with the Philadelphia Orchestra. She is known nationally as a recitalist and chamber musician, performing regularly with SPARX flute and harp duo, Duo Parisienne violin and harp duo, and the Easterly Chamber Players. She is harp instructor at the University of Delaware and Swarthmore College, and she is founder and director of Harp in the Mountains Summer Festival. Anne has released two solo CDs as well as four chamber music recordings.

More information on Aine is on her website: www.annesullivanharp.com. Also, her numerous publications of harp music and study materials can be found at her online resource for harpists, arsmusica.us.

 






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