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

 

Thursday, May 16, 2019

5:30 - 7:00 pm

Thursday Special Workshop "Play Time!"
With Denise Grupp-Verbon

7:00 pm

Pizza Party

8:00 pm

Harp Circle

 

Friday, May 17, 2019

10:00 am

Open Registration

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lobby Entertainment

  • 10:00 - 10:25: Harpe Diem: Brenda Cox, Julie Jasper, & Tammy Willcox
  • 10:30 - 10:55: Karen Poulakos
  • 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

  • Techno Talk for the Harp Geek - Intro - Beth Stockdell
  • Mastering Music through Engaging Practice - Christa Grix
  • From Hymnal to Harp - Frank Voltz
  • The Music of Thomas Moore - Janet Witman

2:00 pm

Vendor Hall opens

3:30 - 5 pm

Workshop II

  • Improvising on a Gospel Tune - Patrice Fisher
  • Creative Carols - Kim Robertson
  • Help! I'm Just a Beginner! - Kim Adamson
  • There's No "I" in Team - Joy Slavens

5:30 pm

Vendor Hall Closes

5:00 - 6:30 pm

Dinner Available

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 18, 2019

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

  • The Harp Geek in Techno Land - Beth Stockdell
  • Size Doesn't Matter - Kim Robertson
  • Cool Chords (You Can Use) - Frank Voltz
  • Latin Dance Rhythms - Patrice Fisher

11:45 - 12:30 pm

Lunch available

12:15 pm

Harp Tasting

1:30 - 3:00 pm

Workshop IV

  • The Lone Arranger - Denise Grupp-Verbon
  • Slow Airs - Kim Robertson
  • Mastering Music through Mighty Memorization - Christa Grix
  • The Finger Labyrinth Experience - Janet Witman

3:30 - 5:00 pm

Workshop V

  • Your Musical Cupboard - Denise Grupp-Verbon
  • Harp Care and Maintaince - Alex Marini
  • Cascading Arpeggios - Frank Voltz
  • Healthy and Balanced Harp Hands - Janet Witman

5:00 pm

Vendor Hall Closes

5:15 - 5:45 pm

Ensemble Rehearsal

5:45 - 7:00 pm

Dinner

7:30 pm

Concert -Patrice Fisher, Christa Grix, Kim Robertson

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

10:15 - Midnight

Jam Session (Hosted by TBA)

 

 

Sunday, May 19, 2019

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

  • Music and the Musician - Wayne Anthony
  • Improvising in a Therapeutic Music Setting - Patrice Fisher
  • Mastering Music & Beyond through the Creative Process - Christa Grix
  • Alone to Known - Joy Slavens

11:00 am

Vendor Hall Closes

11:30 am

Closing Concert - Harp Ensemble Experience - Directed by Frank Voltz, Janet Witman