W17 The Harp in Galicia

Tue 9th Apr - 11:00am to 12:00 noon

Merchiston Workshops - Workshop Space


Rodrigo will tell us about the harp in Galicia and his part in its development including the repertoire.

Tutor: Rodrigo Romani - Rodrigo is a former member of the popular Galician group Milladoiro. In 2001 he left the group to pursue other projects including creating the first Celtic harp class and SonDeSeu, the first Folk Orchestra, in Spain. After an injury to his right hand, he adapted his technique and continued his career as a soloist collaborating with distinguished artists such as Carlos Nuñez, and orchestras such as the English Chamber Orchestra and Sinfónica de Galicia. He is the founder and artistic director of the International Festival of Harp Vila de Noia.

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