The Clarsach and Tartan Day 2014

The clarsach is unquestionably a 15th century instrument, particular to Scotland and Ireland. And, the best part is that it lives today! I recently caught up with my good friend and outstanding harpist, Cynthia Cathcart at the April 2014 Washington, DC area Tartan Day festivities. For those of you that haven’t had the privilege of listening to the traditional clarsach, check out Cynthia’s CD, Alchemy of a Rose, at http://www.cynthiacathcart.com/alchemy_of_a_rose/.

Image

Cynthia Cathcart performs on the clarsach at the Washington, DC area Tartan Day.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s