Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Classes
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M04: Irish Harp: Love Songs, Lullabies, and LamentsInstructor: Kim Robertson - Read full bio
Location: Online via Zoom
Start Date: Sat, August 08, 2020 Start Time: 02:30 PMEnd Date: Sat, August 08, 2020 End Time: 03:30 PMDescription: From ancient to modern times, the Celtic harp has been used to accompany and convey the joys and sorrows of life. In this class, learn a sampling of beautiful melodies from Ireland, Scotland & Brittany, including ideas for LH accompaniment. We'll also briefly explore the Bardic tradition of spoken word with harp accompaniment and its significance today for modern harpers. [All levels welcome, tunes will be on lead sheets.]