Welcome to our calendar!  Here you will find events of harp interest throughout the Pacific Northwest. (As submissions come from so many different sources, the Puget Sound Folk Harp Society cannot guarantee the accuracy of every detail; please check with the contact person when listed if you have questions or concerns about the event.) If you would like your harp event to be listed here, please contact  info@pugetsoundfolkharpsociety. org  for submission guidelines.


DECEMBER 2022

Dec 3  Shoreline WA.  Famed pedal harpist Alexander (Sasha) Boldachev in Concert! Saturday December 3rd, 2022 at 2 pm. Shoreline Unitarian Universalist Church, 14724 1st Ave NE, Shoreline WA 98155 (http://www.shorelineuu.org). The church is just a few blocks from I-5 exit #175, free parking at church. Admission - cash or check made out to AHS Greater Seattle Chapter - $20 adults, $10 students (under 21 or still in school). Sasha's concert-lecture, War + Peace, will include music by Rachmaninov, Chopin, Brahms, Boldachev, Michael Jackson, and Queen (Bohemian Rhapsody). To learn more about this artist, see Аlexander Boldachev EN (alexanderboldachev.com).

Dec 3  Seattle WA.  Devotio: Seasonal Music of the Common Life. The Medieval Women's Choir, with Bill McJohn playing medieval harp. Saturday, Dec 3, 8 pm, at St James Cathedral, 804 9th Ave. Suggested donation $30. For more information, please visit www.medievalwomenschoir.org or call 206-717-4550.

Dec 3  On-line.  Beth Kolle giving a Zoom presentation on "A Traditional Norwegian Christmas". Beth says "It promises to be a full day of fun: Iíll be teaching three Christmas songs from Scandinavia, presenting a few traditional cookie recipes (one from my Norwegian great-great-grandmother!), and providing some interesting history about the various Christmas traditions unique to Norway. There will also be trolls and julenisser (Christmas gnomes), and if I can get it together, an easy julenisse project!" To register: http://spanishpeaksharpretreat.com. The fee is $40 per person.

Dec 3-Dec 21  Lower Mainland & Vancouver Island BC.  Winter Harp Tour: Classical and Celtic harps combine with flutes, violin/fiddle, rare medieval instruments, percussion, poetry and song. Winter Harp's 2022 concert tour will include 13 performances across BC's Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. Shows sell out quickly, so check the concert schedule and ticket sales at https://www.winterharp.com/concerts.php for locations near you!

Dec 4  Eugene OR.  Harpist and multi-instrumentalist David Helfand with his Majestic Ensemble at 3 pm. at Eugeneís Saturday Holiday Market at the Lane Events Center.

Dec 4  Kent WA.  The Boulding family presents their 44th Annual Celtic Yuletide Concert! Sunday, Dec 4, 3:00 pm at Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center. For tickets: https://www.kentwa.gov/departments/kent-parks/arts/spotlight-series.

Dec 8  Ashland OR.  16th Annual Winterdance Christmas Celebration with New World String Project (with Lisa Lynn, harp). Seasonal Music of the Celtic and Nordic Lands. For more info or tickets see https://newworldstringproject.com/.

Dec 9  Monroe OR.  16th Annual Winterdance Christmas Celebration with New World String Project (with Lisa Lynn, harp). Seasonal Music of the Celtic and Nordic Lands. For more info or tickets see https://newworldstringproject.com/.

Dec 10  Seattle WA.  Bill McJohn plays triple harp, Saturday Dec 10, 1-2 pm at the Volunteer Park Conservatory (1402 E. Galer St). Admission to the Conservatory is $4. For more information, call 206-322-4112 or visit www.volunteerparkconservatory.org.

Dec 10  Portland OR.  16th Annual Winterdance Christmas Celebration with New World String Project (with Lisa Lynn, harp). Seasonal Music of the Celtic and Nordic Lands. For more info or tickets see https://newworldstringproject.com/.

Dec 11  Ridgefield WA.  16th Annual Winterdance Christmas Celebration with New World String Project (with Lisa Lynn, harp). Seasonal Music of the Celtic and Nordic Lands. For more info or tickets see https://newworldstringproject.com/.

Dec 11  Saanichton BC.  Josh Layne plays harp with the Victoria Harmony Choir at St Mary's Anglican Church, 1973 Cultra Ave. Tickets $20/$10 at the door. For more info call 250-721-0582.

Dec 14  Portland OR.  The Boulding family presents their 44th Annual Celtic Yuletide Concert! Wednesday, Dec 14, 7:30 pm at Alberta Rose Theatre. For tickets: https://event.etix.com/ticket/online/performanceSale.do?performance_id=3681555&method=restoreToken.

Dec 17  Seattle WA.  Bill McJohn plays triple harp, Saturday Dec 17, 1-2 pm at the Volunteer Park Conservatory (1402 E. Galer St). Admission to the Conservatory is $4. For more information, call 206-322-4112 or visit www.volunteerparkconservatory.org.

Dec 17  Tumwater WA.  The Olympia area harp circle usually meets the fourth Saturday of the month, but will meet the third Saturday this time so as not to conflict with Christmas Eve. Join in from 1 to 3:30 pm at the Tumwater Timberland Library, 7023 New Market Street, Tumwater WA. Group tunes will be provided, other group tunes and/or individual playing is welcomed. For more information or to get on the circle's mailing list, contact circle facilitator Jean Stewart at jeanmstewart@comcast.net.

Dec 18  Mountlake Terrace WA.  Third Sunday Harp Circle meets in person at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 2 to 4:30 pm. All ages, styles, and levels are welcome. Solo playing is encouraged but never required. For this meeting we'll focus on winter holiday tunes from all traditions! For more information, directions, and details, contact Diane at mdianem@seanet.com.

Dec 18  Mount Vernon WA.  The Boulding family presents their 44th Annual Celtic Yuletide Concert! Sunday, Dec 18, 3:00 pm at  The Historic Lincoln Theatre. For tickets: https://lincolntheatre.org/holiday-concert-magical-strings-celtic-yuletide.

Dec 21  Kirkland WA. Celebrate a traditional Christmas and the sounds of the season with music featuring Bronn Journey and his harp. Along with Bronn will be a small ensemble featuring strings, flutes, clarinet, percussion, and singers. 7:30 pm, Kirkland Performing Arts Center. Info and tickets at http://www.kpcenter.org/event/the-journeys-annual-christmas-concert-3/.

Dec 21, 22  Leavenworth WA.  The Boulding family presents their 44th Annual Celtic Yuletide Concert! Wednesday, Dec 21, 7:30 pm at Snowy Owl Theater at Icicle Creek Center for the Arts OR Thursday, Dec 22, 7:30 pm at Snowy Owl Theater at Icicle Creek Center for the Arts. For tickets: https://icicle.secure.force.com/ticket/#/events/a0S1Q00000TFBUDUA5.

Dec 23  Vancouver WA. Vancouver WA/Portland OR Harp Circle meets the fourth Friday of every month at Cascade Park Community Library, 600 NE 136th Ave, Vancouver WA. Group tunes, individual tunes and/or songs, creative expression, and a great time! Welcome to all ability levels, 10 am-12 pm. Please contact Donita at donita_andrews@yahoo.com for details and any holiday date/time changes.

Dec 24 Seattle WA. Bill McJohn plays triple harp, Saturday Dec 24, 1-2 pm at the Volunteer Park Conservatory (1402 E. Galer St). Admission to the Conservatory is $4. For more information, call 206-322-4112 or visit www.volunteerparkconservatory.org.

Dec 31  Seattle WA.  Bill McJohn plays triple harp, Saturday Dec 31, 1-2 pm at the Volunteer Park Conservatory (1402 E. Galer St). Admission to the Conservatory is $4. For more information, call 206-322-4112 or visit www.volunteerparkconservatory.org.

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