W10 Masterclass (pedal and lever harps)

Mon 8th April - 10:30am to 12:00 noon

Merchiston Workshops - Workshop Space


Sponsored by UKHA

In this masterclass students and teachers can share the ideas, insights and perceptions of experienced performer and teacher, Eira Lynn Jones. She will work with selected students of varying age and experience on pedal and clarsach (lever harp) to enhance their technique, performance abilities and towards a deeper understanding of a wide range of styles and repertoire.

Tutor:Eira Lynn Jones - Eira is a versatile musician whose eclectic career includes orchestral work, recordings, publications, commissions and chamber music. Widely regarded as one of the UK’s leading harp teachers, she is Head of Harp at the RNCM, and has led workshops in Iceland, Denmark, USA and Sweden. China and South Africa are next! Her solo albums have achieved notable success: “I love the album. The diversity of music, a very accomplished technique, and your heart coming through” (Alan Stivell).