North Alabama Scottish Festival

Sharon Johnston Park 783 Coleman Rd New Market, Alabama, 35761   SHSA member Karla Sullivan will be showcasing Scottish Harp on the 6th, and they are hoping to host a competition at the 2013 festival.

Virginia Celtic Gathering Harp Competition

Oct 6, 2012 at Rockahock Campground in New Kent County, Lanexa, Virginia (near Williamsburg).   Solo competition will be held, as well as additional categories: Early Scottish Music, Harp and Vocal, and Harp in Ensemble categories. Current SHSA membership is required. Register online, $15.00, includes entrance ticket: Field registrations may be taken, but competitors will pay an entrance fee …

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30th Anniversary at Nationals

SHSA is celebrating 30 successful years of dedication to Scottish Music, both new and old, on the small harps of Scotland. Join us in a party to be held in conjunction with the US National Scottish Harp Championship at Ligonier Highland Games.

30th Anniversary

The Scottish Harp Society of America, Inc. (SHSA) is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the Scottish harp, the clarsach and its music both ancient and modern. Members of the Society are musicians, harp makers, and people who just enjoy listening to the Scottish harp. Membership in the Scottish Harp Society of America is open to all. SHSA was conceived …


22 September at the Ligonier Highland Games Sponsored by Clan Currie Society Idlewild Park, Route 30, Ligonier, PA (near Pittsburg) Saturday, September 22, 2012 Competition will begin at 9:00 a.m. followed by a harp circle in the afternoon.   The entry fee for the competition is $18.00. Those who preregister will receive, by mail, an entrance ticket to the games.   …

Ohio Scottish Games

On June 22, 2012 at the Lorain County Fairgrounds, The Ohio Scottish Games hosted a harp competition for the 28th year.  This year’s judge was Jen Narkevicius.