Clarsach (Scottish Harp) Competition

Saturday 13 June 2020, 2.30pm - 4.30pm

We regret this event has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus situation. We hope to reschedule for later in the year; please check website news pages and our social media for updates. 

Competition recital by three finalists in the Princess Margaret of the Isles Memorial Prize for Senior Clàrsach (UK). Each candidate will give a 20 minute recital including a variety of traditional and  contemporary Scottish styles, and their own new composition.

The competition takes place in the Stables building (Armadale Bar and Bistro). The lead adjudicator for this year’s competition is the internationally acclaimed clàrsach player Gillian Fleetwood.

Last year’s competition was won by Elinor Evans. Watch highlights on Vimeo, or the whole competition on Vimeo or Facebook.

Event organised in partnership with the Edinburgh International Harp Festival and Scotland’s Music.

Deadline for entries is 25 April 2020. Find out how to enter the competition.