Welcome to The Harp Gathering, Folk Harp Festival
at the Sauder Village - Heritage Inn, Archbold Ohio!

 

Thursday, May 17, 2018

5:30 - 7:00 pm

Thursday Special Workshop "Harping Outside the Box"
With Denise Grupp-Verbon

7:00 pm

Pizza Party

8:00 pm

Harp Circle

 

Friday, May 18, 2018

10:00 am

Open Registration

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lobby Entertainment

  • 10:00 - 10:25: Cindy Maltry & Barb Cattani, harp duo
  • 10:30 - 10:55: Carmen Roebke
  • 11:00 - 11:25: Susie Kunkle
  • 11:30 - 11:55: Jo Lynn Rhodes

12:00 pm

Optional Box Lunch Pick up

12:30 - 2:00 pm

Workshop I

  • Modes a la Cass - Cass Jendzurski
  • Cascading Arpeggios - Frank Voltz
  • Creativity on Demand - Harper Tasche
  • From Stage Fright to Stage Presence - Janet Brehm Ziegler

2:00 pm

Vendor Hall opens

3:30 - 5 pm

Workshop II

  • Zen and the Art of Small Harp - Martha Gallagher
  • A Latin Christmas - Nicolas Carter
  • Creative Classicals - Cass Jendzurski
  • Find Your True Harp Purpose - Diana Rowan

5:30 pm

Vendor Hall Closes

5:00 - 6:30 pm

Dinner Available

6:00 - 7:00 pm Ellen at Sea - Reading and Book Signing
with Diane Michaels

7:30 pm

Concert - Tapestry and Frank Voltz

After opening concert

Opening Reception in the Vendor Hall
Sponsored by: Lynda Kuckenbrod
of Soundwerk Certification Course

10:15 - Midnight

Jam Session (Hosted by TBA)

 

Saturday, May 19, 2018

8:00 am

Open Registration

8:45 am - 9:45 am

Ensemble Rehearsal - Directed by Frank Voltz

9:00 am

Vendor Hall Opens

10:15 - 11:45 am

Workshop III

  • Guantanamera - Nicolas Carter
  • Folk Harp Boot Camp - Harper Tasche
  • Lever Harp End Game - Frank Voltz
  • But it Sounded Good When I Practiced It! - Diane Michaels

11:45 - 12:30 pm

Lunch available

12:15 pm

Harp Tasting

1:30 - 3:00 pm

Workshop IV

  • Where Do I Begin? - Denise Grupp-Verbon
  • All That Jazz - Martha Gallagher
  • How to Memorize - Diana Rowan
  • Playing Pachelbel's Canon - Nicolas Carter

3:30 - 5:00 pm

Workshop V

  • Sight-Reading is your Friend - Denise Grupp-Verbon
  • A la Mode - Harper Tasche
  • I Feel Spatial - Frank Voltz
  • Musick Hath Charms.. - Diane Michaels

5:00 pm

Vendor Hall Closes

5:15 - 5:45 pm

Ensemble Rehearsal

5:45 - 7:00 pm

Dinner

7:30 pm

Concert - Martha Gallagher, Nicolas Carter, Diana Rowan

After concert Reception in the Vendor Hall
Sponsored by: Dave Woodworth of Heartland Harps

10:15 - Midnight

Jam Session (Hosted by TBA)

 

 

Sunday, May 20, 2018

8:00 - 8:30 am

Sunday Morning Devotions with Jo Lynn Rhodes

"Count Carefully"

8:30 am

Vendor Hall Opens

9:00 - 10:30 am

Workshop VI

  • Folk Songs to Play, Sing and Dance - Cass Jendzurski
  • World Harp Techniques - Diana Rowan
  • Simple Gifts - Martha Gallagher
  • TBA

11:00 am

Vendor Hall Closes

11:30 am

Closing Concert - Harp Ensemble Experience - Directed by Frank Voltz, Harper Tasche