13th Annual Carolan Festival

2019/06/15 All day

*** 13th Annual Carolan Festival ***

A gathering for people who play, listen, sing, or dance to the music of Turlough Carolan (1670-1738), blind Irish harper and composer – 214 of his tunes have survived! Beautiful Irish music — many compositions with a Baroque influence.


Mallery Farm, 108 Norton Rd., Worcester, VT

10 am – 9 pm

Open sessions, Workshops, Participatory Dance & Performances (English Country; Irish Step, Ceili, & Sean Nós; Morris, waltzing). Gerlisa Garrett (TCRG), Competitor at The Worlds, & Students of The Garrett School of Irish Dance, will perform and lead Ceili dances! All instruments welcome. Concert featuring Young Tradition Vermont Fiddleheads & Harp students with Dominique Dodge; Benedict Koehler & Hilari Farrington.

Rain or Shine. Please no dogs.

Suggested Donation $10/person, $20/family

Visit  carolanfestvt.com for more info, including a detailed schedule of events (including Friday June14 Welcome Gathering and Sunday June 16  Potluck Brunch & Session in the barn.) carolanfestvt@gmail.com or 802-229-9468

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