Upcoming Events in 2014 with Alys Howe

Welsh Cultural Society of Nova Scotia presents


Alys Howe, harp, with readings of Dylan Thomas

Followed by refreshments

Saturday 1st November 2.00pm

Women’s Council House, corner Inglis St. and Young Ave

Tickets $15.00 per person

Please phone:  902-423-4840 to reserve your ticket


Recent Events in 2014

April 11

Alys joined Ardyth and Jennifer and several choirs, and with the Seton Cantata Choir performed selections from “Celtic Mass for the Sea” by Scott MacMillan.
Opening event for 2014 Orff Conference.


May 3 – 4

“Spring Forth: a Celtic Celebration” concert with the Seton Cantata Choir, Pierre Perron conductor. Featuring Dean Bradshaw (piano), Brad Reid (fiddle, mandolin, oboe, whistle), Alys Howe (harp), Colin Matthews (cello), and other special guests! We will present selections from “Celtic Mass for the Sea” by Scott MacMillan, and Celtic songs.

Saturday May 3
7:00 pm
Chester United Church, in Chester
Tickets available at the door.

Sunday May 4, 2014
3:00 pm
Bethany United Church, 7171 Clinton Ave in Halifax
Tickets $10 – $15 available at the door.


May 13

“The Harp in Gaelic Society, then and now”. Alys will give a talk with some musical demonstrations, at Woodlawn Library. More details to follow, or check with Woodlawn branch of Halifax Public Libraries.


August 11 – 15

Alys taught harp for The Gaelic College of Cape Breton in St. Ann’s. For more information, please visit: http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/study-with-us/summer-school/adult-session-2/


Celtic Harp Workshop – at the Rejigged Festival

Saturday Oct 25, 2014 in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Level:  Novice-Intermediate – Irish/Scottish style

Time:  9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Place:   Christ Church Hall – Room #2 (downtown Dartmouth, Nova Scotia)
Price: $30 adults/$25 students
InstructorAlys Howe
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