Janet Harbison - Irish Harp

performer • composer • teacher • academic

Inviting all harpers to participate in the virtual performance of
The Colmcille Suite

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Harp Courses, Residential Harp Weeks,
& Teacher Training

Harp Orchestra Performances

Orchestral scores now available on-line



For over 4 decades, Ireland’s dynamic and award-winning ‘Queen of the Harp’ continues to perform, compose, teach, and direct stage productions with Irish/Celtic harps including the Irish Harp Orchestra,  the Grammy award-winning Belfast Harp Orchestra (with the Chieftans) and other ensembles. 

In between tours and writing hibernations, Janet shares her expertise through her books, a growing collection of downloadable sheet music,  individual downloadable tracks, and Tutor Books.  She offers a wide range of workshops, masterclasses and residential courses for players, teachers and ensembles of all standards, age, and ability.

Janet’s particular expertise includes Oral learning, Teacher Training, Harping with Special Needs and for Palliative Care; workshops for ‘Session Participation’, ‘Improvisation’ (for ‘story music’, energy work, structuring and creative freedom), ‘Exploring the Repertoire’, ‘Advancing Trad Technique’, ‘Stagecraft’ 


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Skype Harp Lesson with Janet Harbison

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About Janet Harbison

Performer • Composer • Teacher • Academic

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Latest News

News of concerts, courses and new music in the shop.

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Residential Courses

Worldwide Irish Harp residential courses with Janet

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Catalogue of music

You can view and download the Catalogue here

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FREE Sheet Music Downloads

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Visit the Janet Harbison shop

The shop features lots of downloadable music scores of Janet's compositions, these are being added to all the time and you can find works to suit beginners to Concert Harp performer level. Janet’s Music Collections in book form and Cd's of her recordings and individual downloadable mp3 tracks can all be browsed and bought online.

Janet Harbison Newest CD

Janet Harbison CDs

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Janet Harbison Music Books

Janet Harbison Music Books

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Individual Music Downloads

Music Downloads - Individual Pieces

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Individual Sheet Music Downloads

Individual Sheet Music Downloads

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