Fredonia Harp Day

Fredonia Harp Day

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Fredonia Harp Day: May 1, 2022 (In-Person! following SUNY Covid guidelines)

Registration Deadline: April 1, 2022

Registration Fee: $25
includes lunch & Harp Day t-shirt

Notes:

  • $12 extra lunches are available (for non-participating companions)
  • vegetarian options will be available

Join us for Fredonia Harp Day, specifically designed for harpists of all ages and all levels. This no-stress day includes harp ensemble rehearsals & performance, special guest recital by an American Harp Society National Competition winner, lunch (included), t-shirt, and a chance to meet and mingle with other harpists! Play as many or as few of the pieces as you like ... Harp Ensemble repertoire will be sent when registration is received (the earlier you register, the more time you will have to practice!).

About Fredonia Harp Day

  • All ages and all levels welcome
  • No-stress and informal
  • Harp ensemble rehearsals and performance
  • Play as many or as few of the pieces as you like
  • NEW: Original Harp-Art Gallery with prizes!
  • Special guest recital by AHS National Competition winner, Eunice Park
  • Make new harp friends!

Hosted by Fredonia harp professor, Sonja Inglefield, all events will take place at the Fredonia
School of Music. Mason Hall is a harp-friendly building with plenty of handicap access. Music
stands and chairs are provided. If you prefer to use a bench, please bring one along with your
harp, music, and a tuning key. Display your original harp-art in our gallery for a chance to win a
prize! Arriving the night before? Enjoy a free concert at 8pm in King Concert Hall by the
Fredonia Wind Ensemble, including a premiere of a new work by Augusta Read Thomas!

Tentative Schedule
9:00am – check-in
9:30am – welcome and tuning
10:00 – ensemble rehearsal
11:30pm – lunch at Cranston Marché; change into Harp Day t-shirt
1:00pm – recital: Eunice Park
Made possible by an American Harp Society Winners Outreach Grant,
thanks to the Western New York Chapter of the AHS
2:00pm – ensemble rehearsal and group photo
3:30pm – re-tuning for the grand finale
4:00pm – grand finale ensemble performance and harp-art prizes – invite your friends and
family!

Eunice Park, 1st Prize, Intermediate II Division
24th American Harp Society National Competition


Eunice Park is a 15-year-old harpist who lives in Virginia. She is a sophomore at Lake Braddock
Secondary School, and a fourth-year student of Prof. Nancy Allen, principal harpist of the New York
Philharmonic, in the Juilliard Pre-College Program. Eunice is the Principal Harpist of the Virginia All-State Orchestra as well as the Juilliard Pre-College Orchestra. Additionally, she is the first prize winner of the CNU Harp Festival Competition, winner of the Eclipse Chamber Orchestra, and 1st prize winner of the Intermediate II Division of the 24th American Harp Society National Competition.

 

Questions? Contact Sonja Inglefield


 

Harp Day kids

 


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