Harps for Hope Finale
Cruit Éireann/Harp Ireland presents 200-strong ensemble performance as a finale to the virtual Harps for Hope online concert series on Friday 19th June. A 200-strong ensemble of young harpers from all over Ireland will celebrate both the success of the Harps for Hope series and the 350th anniversary of harper Turlough Carolan in an ensemble performance of his well-known love song called ‘Fanny Power’. The performance can be viewed at www.harpireland.ie.
Harps for Hope, a series of online harp concerts that has been ongoing since March, featured 60 of Ireland’s leading harpers to express their togetherness and lend their voices to the fight against Covid19. The full series of videos* are available at https://www.harpireland.ie/showevent/harps-for-hope/2020-04-03/.