Music & Concerts

Come and Try the Harp Taster Session with Wendy Stewart

From: £20.00

WEDS, 15 june 2022

10:00 – 11.30 WORKSHOP, FOLLOWED BY REFRESHMENTS AND FREE TIME UNTIL 1PM

Join local musician Wendy Stewart for a taster session on the harp.

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Description

Join harper Wendy Stewart for a taster session to discover the traditional small harp, sometimes called the celtic harp or clarsach. No music experience is needed, and Wendy will provide a selection of harps plus some extra surprise stringed instruments!

As part of our Wellness Through Creativity programme, after the workshop refreshments will be served and you are welcome to stay on in the house to read, walk the grounds or just relax until 1pm.

This workshop is suitable for everyone.

About the Day

‘Try the Harp’ will run from 10am until 11.30am and will be followed by tea, coffee and cakes.  You are welcome to stay and soak up the atmosphere of Shambellie until 1pm – bring a book, walk the grounds or just relax.

Essential Information

All instruments will be provided.

The workshop takes place in the Ground Floor Drawing Room.  There is a flight of stairs from the main entrance with a stair lift.

Please note our cancellation policy.

Your Tutor

Your Tutor

Wendy Stewart

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Wendy Stewart is a leading Scottish harper, a world class performer and inspirational teacher whose style and repertoire encompasses both traditional music and her own compositions. She has produced four solo recordings, several music books and teaches all level of students, from beginner to graduate. These days, much of Wendy`s musical life and inspiration stems from her home range and community in bonny Glencairn in South West Scotland. She continues to explore musical connections with the natural world, the spoken word, dance and science with several commissions on the go ! Wendy is also a member of local group The Galloway Agreement, who, with writer Tom Pow, are currently working on a theatre production of their show The Village and the Road.

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