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25 Years of Change in Irish Music: An Interview with Laoise Kelly

Podcast: From River of Sound to the TG4 Gradam Ceoil. Harper Laoise Kelly is this year’s recipient of the TG4 Gradam Ceoil traditional musician of…
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Historical Harp Society of Ireland – Project at the National Museum

RTE TV reports on new HHSI project at National Museum. Sinéad Crowley, RTE, interviews head of project, Dr. Karen Loomis, HHSI. WATCH the TV news report In…
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Harp Day North 2020

Following on from last year’s successful event, and with continuing support from the Education Authority’s Music Service, we have another fantastic line-up for Harp Day…
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Message from Michael D. Higgins to Cruit Éireann

As President of Ireland, it gives me great pleasure to congratulate you on your successful advocacy that has led to the recent decision by the…
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Irish Harping Recognised By UNESCO As Irish Living Heritage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IRISH HARPING RECOGNISED BY UNESCO AS IRISH LIVING HERITAGE Is mór an onóir dúinn, thar cheann cruitirí na hÉireann, glacadh leis an…
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Short Film Celebrating Paddy Cafferky

In 2018, Achill International Harp Festival, in association with Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland commissioned Kilig Productions to create a short film celebrating the work of…
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