Masters of the Celtic Harp
Gráinne Hambly & William Jackson
Where they were in 2012
March 2: Baltimore, MD
Concert for Common Ground on the Hill. at Brown Memorial Woodbrook Presbyterian Church, 6200 N. Charles St. at 8pm. Tickets $19.
March 3: Westminster, MD
Concert series for Common Ground on the Hill at the Carroll Arts Center, 91 W. Main St. Tickets $19.
March 10: Montclair, NJ
Workshops & Concert sponsored by the Northern NJ chapter of the American Harp Society. 2 Workshops from 1:30-5pm and Concert at the Union Congregational Church, 176 Cooper Ave., Montclair at 7:30pm. Tickets $20. Package pricing for workshop attendees: 2 workshops plus concert for $65.
March 11: Vineland, NJ
Concert at the Cumberland County Performing Arts Center at 3pm. Tickets $10.
March 13: Princeton, NJ
Concert at the Princeton Public Library, 165 Witherspoon St., at 7pm.
March 16: Exeter, NH
Workshops from 10am-noon and 2-4pm. Cost $40 ea or $70/both. Private reisdence. House concert start 7pm. Tickets $15/ea. Contact Regina Delaney for details and to get directions at 603-502-7698.
March 17: Dublin, NH
Performing a concert at Del Rossi's Trattoria Restaurant, Rt. 137. Tickets $15. Call 603-563-7195 to reserve tickets.
March 18: Mashpee, MA
Workshops at Han Dun Studio, 387 Nathan Ellis Highway (Rt 151) with Grainne at 1pm and William at 2:30pm. $30 per workshop, paid in advance. Contact Tricia Hotchkiss to sign-up. and give preferences on topic choices. Limited to 10 people.
March 18: Woods Hole, MA
Concert for the Woods Hole Folk Music Society at Woods Hole Community Center, 68 Water St., at 7:30pm. Tickets $15, $12/members.
April 11: Ames, Iowa
Harp workshops with the artists at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall, 1015 N. Hyland Avenue. Cost $30/per workshop. Contact Barbara Evenson, 515-233-2773, to sign-up.
April 12: Ames, Iowa
Concert at at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall, 1015 N. Hyland Avenue, at 7pm. Tickets $15. Contact Barbara Evenson, 515-233-2773, for information..
April 15: Madison, WI
The Mad Harpers present a concert at Midvale Lutheran Church, 4329 Tokay Blvd, at 7:30pm. Tickets are $15. Contact Rachel Avery.
April 16: Madison, WI
Workshops 6:30-9pm at the First Unitarian Meeting House, 900 University Bay Dr. $30 per workshop. Contact Rachel Avery.
April 18: Pittsburgh, PA
Workshops at the home of Anne Valdes from 7-8:30pm for 2 levels of players. Contact Ann at 412-661-3474 for details and to sign-up. Cost $30.
April 19: Pittsburgh, PA
Concert for Calliope House at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts at 7:30pm. Tickets $20.
April 21: Philadelphia, PA
The Philadelphia Ceili Group presents "Influences from the West of Ireland Concert Series" at the Irish Center, 6815 Emlen St. at 8pm. Concert Tickets $13-15. Workshops from 3-5pm, free to PCG members. Annual memberships can be purchased at the door for $15.
April 28: New Brunswick, NJ
Performing at the 38th annual New Jersey Folk Festival on the Douglass campus at Rutgers University. They'll be on the Skylands stage at 1:30pm. All day festival. Rain or shine.
April 28: Rockaway Township, NJ
Concert at the Irish American Assn. of Northwest Jersey clubhouse, 352 Richard Mine Rd., at 8pm. Tickets on a first-come basis: $20 or $15/members. Contact Iris for more information.
May 31: Cape May, NJ
Performing at the grand opening of the new Cape May Convention Center for the 23rd annual Cape May Music Festival, sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts. McDermott's Handy will be opening. This inaugural event for the Convention Center will be free but you should reserve tickets by calling 609-884-5404. Concert at 8pm.
June 1: Glassboro, NJ
House concert at 7:30pm in Monroeville. Contact Martha Wright at (856) 278-4971 to reserve a seat and get directions. Tickets $15.
June 2: Voorhees, NJ
You Gotta Have Harp sponsors workshops from 1-4pm. Contact Kathy at 856-795-7637 to register. $30/workshop.
June 2: Princeton, NJ
Aanchoring an Irish session for Reunion Weekend at Princeton University at 7:30pm.
July 1-6: Westminster, MD
Common Ground on the Hill Traditions Week camp
July 7: Westminster, MD
Common Ground on the Hill Festival at the Carrol County Farm Museum
July 7: Westminster, MD
Session at O'Lordan's Irish Pub, 14 Liberty Street at 9pm.
July 12: Black Mountain, NC
Concert at the White Horse Black Mountain, 105 Montreat Road, at 8pm. Tickets $15.
July 15-20: Asheville NC
The Swannanoa Gathering at Warren Wilson College.
July 26-29: Parsippany, NJ
Workshops and concerts at the Somerset Folk Harp Festival. In concert on Saturday night.
October 5-7: New Brunswick, NJ
Performing and teaching at You Gotta Have Harp's Harpers' Escape Weekend. 20th great year. Sign-up in advance only.
October 9: Monroe Township, NJ
Performing at the Monroe Township Public Library, 4 Municipal Plaza, Monroe Township at 2pm. Call (732) 521-5000 for more information.
October 13: Takoma Park, MD
The Institute of Musical Traditions harp concert series
at the Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., at 7:30pm. Tickets $18.
October 14 & 15: Ronceverte, WV
Concert at the Ronceverte Presbyterian Church, 305 Locust Street, at 3pm. Tickets $10. Workshop at 7pm, The Collections of Edward Bunting, at $30/per person. Contact Leah Trent at 304-661-3877 to sign-up for workshops. Private lessons on Monday morning also available.
October 16: Asheville, NC
House concert at 7:30pm. Tickets $20. Advance reservations a must & directions provided with reservations. Call Beanie at 828-277-9160.
October 18: Jackson, TN
Concert for Madison Scots at the First Presbyterian Church, 1573 N. Highland Ave. at 8pm.
October 20: Alpharetta, GA
Workshops and concert at the Atlanta Harp Center, 11775 Northfall Lane. Workshops 2-5pm. Register in advance please. Concert at 7:30pm. Tickets $15. Call 770-619-2920 for details.
October 21: Martinez, GA
Concert at the Church of Our Savior, 4227 Columbia Rd. at 7pm. Contact Lillie Morris for information.
October 23: Houston, TX
House concert for Larry Mallette & Therese Honey. Seating limited. Advance reservations suggested. Tickets $20. Email Larry .
October 26-28: Midlothian TX
Grainne will be teaching at O'Flaherty's Irish Retreat. Register in advance please.
October 30: Dallas, TX
The Traditional Irish Music Education Society presents a house concert at 7:30pm. Tickets $20 in advance by reservation only. Contact Peter Hajek.