T07 Elementary Lever Harp for Primary Children

5-days from Sat 6th to Wed 10th April - 1:00pm

Merchiston Courses - Classroom Space


This course for children who have some experience of playing the harp will be varied and fun. Come along to explore different rhythms, styles, improvising, playing in a group and singing with the harp. This is a perfect chance to share your enthusiasm for the harp with new friends and you will take something away with you to wow everyoe.

Tutor: Fraya Thomsen - Fraya takes her influences from songwriters such as Ani DiFranco and Billy Bragg and combines them with the Scottish sensibilities that she learnt in her native Highlands of Scotland. Fraya has worked as a musician in a wide diversity of settings from international harp and roots festivals with The Duplets, to musicians in residence with Feis Rois and is an award winning film/dance/art composer. “Scottish harpist… with the cosmic touch...free and wild...".