Masters of the Celtic Harp
Gráinne Hambly & William Jackson
2016 William Jackson solo Fall Tour
August 28-September 3: Brasstown NC
Teaching & performing at John C. Campbell Folk School
September 4: Atlanta, GA
William Jackson house concert at 7:30pm. Email Bella Issakova to reserve your $15 ticket and get directions. Limited seating.
September 6: Hendersonville, NC
William Jackson performing for the Live on the Mountain house concert series hosted by Grand Highlands, 10 Autumn Sky Dr., at 7:30pm. Call Carl at 828-233-1017 for reservations. Suggested donation: $15.Limited seating.
September 9: Bridgewater, VA
William Jackson performing a house concert at 7:30pm. Advance reservations required. Contact Mel to reserve your $15 ticket and get directions. Limited seating.
September 11: Princeton, NJ
William Jackson performing a house concert at 6pm. Advance reservations required. Contact Judit to reserve your $25 ticket and get directions. Dinner at 5pm is included. Limited seating. Harp workshop will be added in the afternoon if we have enough interest.
September 12: Voorhees, NJ
You Gotta Have Harp presents William Jackson in a private house concert at 7:30pm. Advance reservations required. Contact Kathy to reserve your $15 ticket and get directions. Limited seating.
September 13: East Orange, NJ
William Jackson presents harp workshops at the Cicely Tyson School for the Performing Arts.
September 15: St. Johnsbury, VT
William Jackson in concert, solo, at North Congregational Church, 1325 Main St., at 7pm.
September 16-18: Loon Mountain, NH
William Jackson is adjudicating the harp competition & performing at New Hampshire Highland Games & Festival
Gráinne Hambly, Fall 2016
October 7-9: New Brunswick, NJ
Grainne Hambly is teaching & performing at the final Harpers Escape Weekend.
October 14-16: Midlothian, TX
Grainne teaching at O'Flaherty's Irish Music Retreat.
March 13: Upper Marlboro, MD
St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 14300 St. Thomas Church Rd. Workshops with the artists at 1 (Grainne: "Slides & Polkas & More Irish Dance Tunes") & 3pm (William: "Pipe Up!'). Contact Debbie Brewin-Wilson (301-627-6623) to sign-up for workshops ($35/ea or $60 for both). Concert at 7pm. Concert tickets are $15 at the door.
March 14: Bethesda MD
House concert at 7:30pm. Tickets $15 by advance reservation. Contact Stephanie Caden, 202-210-2055. Address provided with reservations.
March 17: High Point NC
High Point Community Concert Association presents The Masters of the Celtic Harp at the First Presbyterian Church, 918 N Main St, at 7:30pm. Tickets are $20 (students $5) and available at the door.
March 18: Asheville, NC
House concert at 7:30pm. Tickets $15 by advance reservation. Contact Beanie O'dell . Address & directions provided with reservations.
March 19: Arden, NC
Concert at Streamside Concerts at 7:30pm. Reservations only by private invitation. Contact Sally.
March 20: Cincinnati, OH
House concert at 7:30pm. Tickets $20. Advance reservations required. Contact Doug. Address & directions provided with reservations.
March 21: Cincinnati, OH
Workshops at 7pm for the Riley School of Irish Music at the Columbia Baptist Church, 3718 Eastern Ave. Grainne's harp workshop, William's "From Scotland to Ireland" for all instruments. $30 per workshop for non-Riley School participants. Contact Nancy to sign-up.
March 23: Shepherdstown WV
Shepherdstown Music & Dance presents at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 112 S King St, at 8pm.
March 26: Chandler, AZ
CCE branch, Four Peaks Irish Arts presents the artists in a house concert at 7:30pm. Contact Mary Hill-Connor about tickets at (602) 635-9760.
Local AHS chapter sponsoring Afternoon workshops with the artists: Grainne from 2-3:30pm, Billy from 3:45-5:15pm. $40/per workshop or $70/both. Contact Jocelyn at jocelynobe(at)hotmail.com or call 602-565-0522.
March 29: Tucson AZ
2 Workshops for SOPHIA (AHS/ISFHC chapter) starting at 7pm. $40 for 1 or $70 for both. Music of O'Carolan with Grainne from 7-8:15pm and Accompanying Other Instruments with William from 8:30-9:30pm. Contact Vanessa for details and to sign-up. Address provided at sign-up.
March 30: Tucson AZ
House concert for SOPHIA (AHS/ISFHC chapter) at 7:30pm. Tickets $20. Contact Vanessa for tickets. Address provided with reservations.
April 2: Corrales, NM
The Corrales Cultural Arts Council presents The Masters of the Celtic Harp at the Historical Old San Ysidro Church, 966 Old Church Rd., at 7:30pm. Ticket information.
July 11-16: Asheville NC
The Swannanoa Gathering at Warren Wilson College.
July 19: West Caldwell, NJ
Concert at the West Caldwell Public Library, 30 Clinton Rd., at 7pm. Free.
July 20: Somerset, NJ
Concert at the Franklin Township Public Library, 485 DeMott Lane at 7pm. Free.
July 21-24: Parsippany, NJ
Workshops and concert at the Somerset Folk Harp Festival. Register in advance!
July 26: Clifton NJ
Concert at the Clifton Public Library, 292 Piaget Ave. at 7pm. Free.