Letter from the Editor…… 3 Letter from the President 4 Edinboro Highland Games (National) Report………. 5 2018 National Scottish Harp Champion ……. 7 EP review: A Quiet Uniqueness …. pg. 1 0 Tune: Starlight …. pg. 1 1 Ohio Scottish Games report….pg. 1 3 Ligonier Highland Games report….pg. 1 4 Scotland County Highland Games report …. pg. 1 5 Scotland …
Nov. 2 – 4, 2018, for Lever Harpists, Beginning to Advanced Lyra New York presents: Fall New England Harp Retreat for Lever Harpists Beginning to Advanced. Topics include: Welsh Harp Music for the Lever Harp, Intro to Harp Healing Therapies, Improvisation on Modes, Overcoming Performance Anxiety, Harp Music for the Holidays, Harps and Storytelling, Bochsa for the Lever Harp, and …
October 27th & 28th 2018, Richmond, VA. Sponsored by The Clan Currie Society. http://vacelticfestival.com Judge: Jen Narkevicius. For more information contact Elizabeth Dechent firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 19 – 21, 2018, Stone Mountain Park, Atlanta GA. http://www.smhg.org/harping.php Judge: Jen Narkevicius. For more information contact email@example.com.
Sunday, October 7th, 2018. Sponsored by The Clan Currie Society. https://scotlandgames.org/activities-demonstrations-and-competitions Judge: Haley Hewitt.
Oct. 6, 2018 Scotland County Highland Games. Cash prizes, from $3000 for Master winner to $200 for Jr Most Promising and other amounts in between. Total purse $6500 Games website: www.carolina-highlandgames.com or contact coordinator Allison McLean firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, October 6th, North Carolina Rural Heritage Center, X-Way Road, Laurinburg, Scotland County, NC. http://www.carolina-highlandgames.com/entrtainment.html#goto-anchor-1495212805043 Judge: Sue Richards. For more information contact Allison McLean at email@example.com. Registration forms and additional information will be emailed.
Saturday, September 22nd and Sunday, September 23rd, 2018. Idlewild Park, Ligonier, PA. http://www.ligonierhighlandgames.org/2018-scottish-harping.html Judge and Workshop Leader Jo Morrison. For more information contact Melanie Sandrock. Entries must be postmarked by September 15th, 2018.
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September 6-9, 2018, Edinboro, PA. Sponsored by The Clan Currie Society. http://www.edinboro.edu/events/highland-games/competition-entries/harp.html Judges: Seumas Gagne, Distinguished Judge and Jo Morrison, Distinguished Judge. For more information contact Maia Chisholm at email@example.com