Harping On

Harping On

Harping on’ is an eight piece harp ensemble consisting of expert harpers; Paul Dooley, Eimear Coughlin, Elaine Hogan, Aishling Lyons, Lily O’Connor and Co. Monaghans’ own, Fionnuala Rooney.

Vocalist Cadhla Brock and RTE award winning guitarist Steve Cooney complete the line-up and much of the music performed is based on his harp studies.

The repertoire performed by this group consists of 18th century harp music by Irish harpists Turlough O’Carolan, Conellan brothers, and Ruairí Dall O’Cathain as well as ancient Welsh harp music from the Ap Hew manuscripts and contemporary pieces from Scotstowns’ Michael Rooney.

This event will be held in the beautiful St. Patricks Church in Monaghan town centre at 4pm on Saturday 4th of December.  Tickets are €10 and can be got from eventbrite.ie or from 086 060 9408.  Covid certs must be presented on entry.

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