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Tristan LeGovic, Aisling Lyons and Cathy Potter

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Originally from Brittany, Tristan Le Govic is a well known Celtic harp performer today. During his time living in Ireland, then in Scotland, he developed a deep feeling for Celtic music. Singer, virtuoso musician, his repertoire is both traditional and original. He regularly works with Celtic harpists within the Collectif ARP, as well as with singers and jazz musicians (bass and drums). Tristan is also the publisher of The Breton Harp Anthology, a unique collection of three music books featuring the best harpists in Brittany.

Aisling Lyons is a multi-award winning harpist & concertina player from County Clare. Aisling comes from a family who are steeped in the tradition of Irish music, song & dance. Aisling is holder of 8 All-Ireland titles. An experienced performer, Aisling has played individually, with her family and with groups at home in Ireland & abroad. She has performed at Sidmouth & Whitby Folk Festivals in the UK, Shetland, Norway, France, USA, Canada & Australia. Aisling holds a Grade 8 award with Distinction from London College of Music. She is currently studying for her BA Degree in Irish Music & Dance at The Irish World Academy of Music & Dance at The University of Limerick.

Cathy Potter is one of Ireland’s premier harpists and is very much in demand as a performer, teacher and session musician. She has been playing the harp for 14 years and has 10 years performing experience. She has performed with the Chieftains and James Galway as part of the award winning Irish Harp Orchestra. She has also toured extensively in the UK, Ireland, Germany and America.


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