I was wondering if anyone is coming from Ontario, Canada? I have a car but would love to split gas with someone else. Also looking to share a room with a female roommate -- possibly the same person I drive down with.
If anyone has any…"
I'm looking forward to attending Somerset again this year! I am looking for a female roommate to help reduce the costs of attendance. Please contact me at email@example.com if you would like to share a room during the…"
"For those of you who are interested in historical harps & topics, Somerset is hosting the Historical Harp Society Conference on Thursday. Yes, that's right! that's in addition to the Liturgical Harp Conference. We always have a heavy…"
"Hi Jane: I know that Nancy Hurrell will be coming to the festival on Wednesday and she does live in the Boston area. You might try emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org. I think she's also a member on this site.
I've been playing the harp since 1984 and traditional Irish music since 1971. I teach harp and fiddle by ear. I perform with my husband Dennis Gormley as McDermott's Handy. Debbie Brewin-Wilson and I started the Harpers Escape Weekend in 1992 and I took over the Somerset Harp Festival in 2008.
Thanks for your quick response. I know that meals and housing are included for the event - I am asking about Sunday night. I'll have an 8 hr or better drive home so I want to stay until Monday morning and drive home then.
It's a busy time of the year--March Madness for those of us who play Irish music. After that, for me it's the NJ Folk Festival on April 27. Trip to Ireland in May. July is Somerset from July 17-21--what else? Then the Harpers' Escape from Oct. 4-6.