CORRECTED -Ohio Scottish Games Harp Competition

CORRECTED Ohio Scottish Games Harp Competition, Lorain Co. Fairgrounds, Wellington, OH, June 28, 2014.  POC Linda Phillips (lsphillips50@frontier.com) Judge Corinna Hewat.

PRIZES, TROPHIES & SCHOLARSHIPS

Harper of the Day
Dr. Andrew Turner Memorial Trophy
SACSO $200 Ohio Scottish Arts School Scholarship for Novice or Beginner
Most Promising Beginner
Mary Young Memorial Trophy
Clan Lamont Scholarship to Ohio Scottish Arts School $150 for Journeyman Level
Bard’s Cup for Special Category in Song or Spoken Word with Harp
$100 awarded to 1st place in all 5 Solo Adult categories

2014 US National Scottish Harp Championship News

The Scottish Harp Society of America will host the 2014 US National Scottish Harp Championship at the Stone Mountain Highland Games in Atlanta, GA. October 18-19 2014.  As the say on their website, “Come and join us as we gather once again on the meadows of the Stone Mountain Park….We will be transforming the meadows and meandering tree-lined paths into the impressive mix of sights and sounds of a Scottish Highland Games presented in a uniquely southern style” http://www.smhg.org/
Planning is underway and more information will be forthcoming.  Until then, plan to join us for Nationals in Atlanta!

2014 Competitions and Events

Although it might seem like the Competition Season is a long way off, it is never too early to submit information on your upcoming event. Be sure to send your Competition name, Dates, Location, Judge’s name (or TBD if you are still working the details) to the Competition Coordinator. Sanctioning your Competition includes publication on the SHSA Website, in Kilt and Harp, and in e-Nnounements. The earlier you submit your information, the more exposure you receive. Help drive up the number of competitors and build interest! Send your write up or ask questions to Competition!