Summer Harp Adventures

“Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August.” – Jenny Han 4: The Somerset Folk Harp Festival In the upcoming issue of the Kilt & Harp, I’ll be sharing what I learned taking lessons from the amazing Corinna Hewat (and a few tips I picked up from other teachers this summer, too); for this last post …

Summer Harp Adventures

“Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August.” – Jenny Han   3: The Grandfather Mountain Highland Games Between my week at the Ohio Scottish Arts School, and attending the Somerset Folk Harp Festival, I attended the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games in Blowing Rock, NC. Aside from being this year’s home for the Clan Donald Lands …

Summer Harp Adventures

“Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August.” – Jenny Han   2: The Ohio Scottish Arts School When I was lucky enough to receive the SHSA Travel Scholarship at the 2018 National Championships™ in Edinboro, PA, I knew exactly where I wanted to go: the Ohio Scottish Arts School in Oberlin, Ohio. It seemed that …

SHSA National Trophy

Summer Harp Adventures

“Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August.” – Jenny Han 1: The Ohio Scottish Games & the 2019 Scottish Harp Society of America US National Scottish Harp Championship TM The Summer Solstice found me loading my bags, my harp, and a music stand (which rattled loudly in the back seat the whole trip, AND I …

Hail the Harp! Opportunities for Players & Audiences!

Opportunities abound for harp players and harp audiences as part of Edinboro University’s Highland Games and Scottish Festival from September 7 – 10, 2017. Thursday, Sept. 7:  The Magic of the Harp.  International Folk Harpers Sharon Knowles and Carol Kappus will present an evening of traditional harp music, stories, and song from Ireland and Scotland.  7 – 9 PM.  Fairview …

Winter 2014/2015 K&H is here!

Members – log in with the credentials you received and start enjoying! Not up to date? be sure to send your  2015 Dues and receive your log in credentials so you can be up to date! Mail your check to: SHSA PO Box 681 Mechanicsville, MD 20659 Note, deadline for the next Kilt and Harp is 1 March – send …

Membership Time!

It’s January and that means it’s time to renew your membership.  Don’t miss any of the Kilt and Harp editions, be ready to compete, keep up to date.  Membership is still just $18 per calendar year.  Mail your check to: Scottish Harp Society of America P.O. Box 681 Mechanicsville, MD 20659