Houston Summer Harp Festival

Here’s a link to the Houston Summer Harp Festival

This year’s theme:

“Dancing with My Harp”
Sponsored by Houston Baptist University’s School of Music
7502 Fondren Road in Houston, TX 77074-3298

July 11 –  July 16, 2016
Registration Deadline: June 13, 2016
Scholarship Deadline: June 1, 2016
Applicants will be accepted after June 13 if openings are available.

Ensemble Lists: (most music available at Melody’s)

Students are required to purchase and prepare their parts before the Festival.

ADAGIO ENSEMBLE (formerly Blue Ensemble)
1) Edelweiss for two harps by RoJean Loucks
2) Lord of the Dance for 5 harps arr by Claudia Place
3) Two Mexican Dances by Julie Gaisford Keyes. Play “Las Chiapanecas” & “Jarabe Tapatio”
4) Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Gluck arr. for four harps by Kimberly Rowe
5) Triptic Dance by Jean- Bernard Beauchamp

ALLEGRO ENSEMBLE (formerly Orange Ensemble)
1) Waltz of the Flowers arr. by Frank Voltz
2) Polka in C for two harps by Jacques Press
3) Pineapple Rag by Scott Joplin arr. by Therese Honey
Click here to download your part. (Not available in stores.)
Pineapple Rag – 001 Harp 1
Pineapple Rag – 002 Harp 2
Pineapple Rag – 003 Harp 3
4) Lord of the Dance for 5 harps arr. by Claudia Place
5) Triptic Dance by Jean- Bernard Beauchamp

ENCORE ENSEMBLE (formerly Husky Ensemble)
1) Baroque Flamenco by Deborah Henson-Conant. Learn Advanced version.

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