Exhibitions, Events & Courses

We have been asked to include a list of harp events. We will be adding these over time. At the moment there are two sections. Please click the heading below to view the section you want to see

Festivals and Events were are attending

Although most of our sales are via our online shop we also try to attend a few festivals and events every year.
This is a list of festivals we (Creighton's Collection and/or Harpist Ben Creighton Griffiths) have or are about to exhibiting at or attend in some capacity.
Further details of forthcoming events are available in the next panel.

Date(s) Event Venue Link
2017
20/10/2017 - 24/10/2017 Harp on Wight Festival Ryde, Isle of Wight web site
04/08/2017 - 06/08/2017 Harps North West Festival Newton Rigg College, Penrith web site
07/07/2017 - 13/07/2017 13th World Harp Congress Hong Kong web site
01/05/2017 Lady Llanover Society Hands on Harp Day Llanfoist Village Hall, Abergavenny web site
23/04/2017 11th Annual Harp Tea Party St Nicholas Church, Trellech, Monmouthshire web site
31/03/2017 - 05/04/2017 36th Edinburgh International Harp Festival Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh web site
04/03/2017-04/03/2017 Cardiff Camac Harp Weekend Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff web site
21/01/2017 Birmingham Harp Day Bramall Music Building, Edgbaston, Birmingham web site

2016
15/10/2016 - 16/10/2016 The Dutch Harp Festival 2016 TivoliVredenburg Music Center, Utrecht, Netherlands web site
06/10/2016 - 10/10/2016 Harp on Wight Festival Ryde, Isle of Wight web site
01/07/2016 - 03/07/2016 7th International Harp Festival of Sentmenat Cal Milionari, Sentmenat, Barcelona, Spain web site
24/04/2016 10th Annual Harp Tea Party St Nicholas Church, Trellech, Monmouthshire web site
01/04/2016 - 06/04/2016 35th Edinburgh International Harp Festival Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh web site

2015
07/10/2015 - 11/10/2015 Harp on Wight Festival Ryde, Isle of Wight web site
29/08/2015 Glasbury Arts Harp Summer School Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon web site
31/07/2015 - 02/08/2015 Harps North West Festival Newton Rigg College, Penrith web site
14/06/2015 British Harp Chamber Music Competition Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre in Walton-on-Thames web site
03/05/2015 9th Annual Harp Tea Party St Nicholas Church, Trellech, Monmouthshire web site
10/04/2015 - 15/04/2015 34th Edinburgh International Harp Festival Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh web site
07/03/2015 East Anglia Harp Festival The Costessey Centre, Norwich web site
07/02/2015 - 08/02/2015 Cardiff Camac Harp Weekend Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff web site

2014
15/11/2014 - 16/11/2014 Trinity Harp Festival University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Carmarthen
31/10/2014 - 01/11/2014 Prague Harp Festival The Prague Conservatory
20/04/2014 - 26/04/2014 Wales International Harp Festival Caernarfon, North Wales
04/04/2014 - 09/04/2014 33rd Edinburgh International Harp Festival Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh

2013
26/10/2013-07/11/2013 Les journées de la harpe dans la Caraïbe St. Lucia, Guadeloupe & Martinique
11/10/2013-13/10/2013 Jazz Harp Academy 2013 Leiden, The Netherlands,
01/05/2013-31/05/2013 VII Rio Harp Festival Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
28/04/2013 7th Annual Harp Tea Party St Nicholas Church, Trellech, Monmouthshire
21/04/2013 - 28/04/2013 Zagreb Harp Festival Zagreb, Croatia
13/04/2013 Gŵyl Pencerdd Gwalia Competition Final Bridgend, South Wales
05/04/2013 - 10/04/2013 32nd Edinburgh International Harp Festival Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh
03/04/2013 - 04/04/2013 The Caernarfon Harp Festival Caernarfon, North Wales
03/04/2013 Gŵyl Pencerdd Gwalia Competition Prelim Caernarfon, North Wales
23/03/2013 Gŵyl Pencerdd Gwalia Competition Prelim Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales
15/02/2013 - 17/02/2013 The Lyon & Healy Awards Cardiff, South Wales

2012
01/05/2013-31/05/2013 VI Rio Harp Festival Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
29/04/2012 6th Annual Harp Tea Party St Nicholas Church, Trellech, Monmouthshire
30/03/2012 - 04/04/2012 31st Edinburgh International Harp Festival Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh

2011
28/10/2011 - 29/10/2011 5th Derbyshire International Harp Festival Derby Grammar School, Littleover, Derby
24/07/2011 - 31/07/2011 11th World Harp Congress Vancouver, Canada
23/05/2011 - 29/05/2011 VI Rio Harp Festival Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
08/05/2011 5th Annual Harp Tea Party St Nicholas Church, Trellech, Monmouthshire
18/04/2011 - 19/04/2011 Caernarfon Harp Festival William Mathias Music Centre, Caernarfon
08/04/2011 - 13/04/2011 30th Edinburgh International Harp Festival Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh

2010
08/11/2010 - 14/11/2010 2nd International Harp Competition Szeged, Hungary
29/10/2010 - 30/10/2010 4th Derbyshire International Harp Festival Derby Grammar School, Littleover, Derby
17/09/2010 - 19/09/2010 Jazz Harp Academy 2010 De Machinist, Rotterdan, The Netherlands
29/08/2010 - 30/08/2010 Summer Harp Festival National Botanic Gardens of Wales
18/06/2010 - 20/06/2010 International Harp Festival of Sentmenat Can Milionari, Sentmenat, Barcelona, Spain
17/05/2010 - 22/05/2010 V Rio Harp Festival Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
26/04/2010 4th Annual Harp Tea Party St Nicholas Church, Trellech, Monmouthshire
09/04/2010 - 14/04/2010 29th Edinburgh International Harp Festival Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh
04/04/2010 - 10/04/2010 Wales International Harp Festival William Mathias Music Centre, Caernarfon

Forthcoming Harp Events

Here are details of some forthcoming harp events; Where an event has its own web site we have not repeated the details here,
please use the link provided for further details!

Date(s) Event / Orgainser Venue Link
06/10/2016 - 10/10/2016 Harp on Wight Festival Ryde, Isle of Wight, UK
Workshops, Classes, Courses, Exhibitions & Concerts web site

07/08/2106 - 14/08/2016 Summer course for HARP and VOICE Arnas, France
Residential course for harpists who accompany themselves, as well as harp and voice duos
Course director - Rachel Ann Morgan
web site

06/08/2016 Harps North West Burton in Kendal, UK
Introduction to Improvisation Workshop for Harpists by Ben Creighton Griffiths web site

01/07/2016 - 03/07/2016 Festival Internacional Arpa Sentmenat Sentmenat, Spain
Harp Festival - Concerts by international harpists including Catrin Finch & Ben Creighton Griffiths web site

24/04/2016 10th Annual Harp Tea Party Trellech, UK
Worlshop, Classes, Exhibition & Concert web site

01/04/2016 - 06/04/2016 35th Edinburgh International Harp Festival Edinburgh, UK
Workshops, Classes, Courses, Exhibitions & Concerts web site

12/03/2016 - 13/03/2016 Cardiff Camac Harp Weekend Cardiff, UK
Workshops, Classes, Exhibition & Concert web site