Resources & Archives

September 8, 2010


Welcome to the the HCA Blog, the weblog of the Harp Centre Australia. Here you can find out about Australian harp concerts, news and events. If you have an event […]
November 4, 2010

November Harp Events

November is a veritable harp-filled month this year with something for everyone in the ACT, VIC and NSW… First up in Sydney, Clare McDonogh presents her solo harp graduation recital […]
February 19, 2011

A Healthy Harp Is A Happy Harp

Jason Azem, Production Manager and Harp Technician at Lyon & Healy Harps in the US, will be coming to Australia in late March to Early April 2011 to provide regulation […]
February 19, 2011

Alice In Antarctica!

The inspiring Alice Giles can now add ‘Antarctic Explorer’ to her extensive and varied resume. Alice is the recipient of an Australian Antarctic Division Arts Fellowship to travel on the […]
February 22, 2011

Harp On Ice

We couldn’t resist reblogging this wonderfully evocative image of Alice Giles’ lever harp on the ‘beach’ in Antarctica! Alice has been using her field recorder to record the unique sounds […]
February 28, 2011

Arparla: Australian Tour And CD Launch

Arparla is an internationally renowned Italian/Irish Duo, Davide Monti on baroque violin and Maria Christina Cleary on baroque harp. The duo takes its inspiration from a desire to speak with […]
March 13, 2011

Alice In Antarctica!

‘I hardly dared check on the harp once we got it back – I let it acclimatise in the cold room first and got myself a cup of tea – […]
April 29, 2011

Canberra Harp Concert: Songs Of Nymphs

On Saturday 7 May, 7.30pm at the Wesley Music Centre, Canberra-based harpist, Tegan Peemoeller will be delving into the realms of fantasy in contemporary Canadian music inspired by myths and […]
August 15, 2012

The Harp In Nature With Verna Lee

Be mesmerised by stunning images of the Australian landscape set to music written by Australian composers, all performed on the acoustic harp.
August 25, 2012


Sophia Brumfitt, Soprano and Rosemary Hodgson, lute, theorbo and harplute. Tracing the musical journey of women at home and on the stage, comes this exquisite new program by UK soprano […]
December 20, 2012

Harp lessons via video-conference in Wagga Wagga

Harp Centre is looking for expressions of interest from students, for video-conferencing lessons in Wagga Wagga. Lessons will be held at the Riverina Conservatorium of Music. To register your interest, […]
December 20, 2012

Australian Harp Festival – Adelaide 2012

Harp Centre Australia Competition – Results! The competition was run to a very appreciative audience, making a wonderful contribution to the performances during the AHF in Adelaide. Congratulations to all […]
April 1, 2013

Harp Festival @ Wesley Music Centres

Saturday April 27 1:30pm -9:30pm Wesley Music Centre, National Cct Forrest Buy Tickets! The Harp Festival opens the doors to the Harp Centre activities, and includes performances by Harp Centre […]
May 26, 2013

Sarah Deere-Jones in concert

Sunday 21st April Artists Shed, 14 Forster St, Queanbeyan 2pm ‘Harp workshop on finger technique and Cornish music for harp’ $25 – buy tickets! Come and try some good exercises […]
May 27, 2013

World Harp Congress 2014

In 2014, the World Harp Congress will be held in Sydney from July 20 – 26. The Congress will be held right in the heart of Sydney, where old and […]