Calendar

Earl will be at the following places at the following times. If you are interested in speaking with him at one of these events, or would like to have him come to your area, please contact him.

July 25, 2017: Earl will be in University Place, WA, at the home of Leslie Foley (near Tacoma). A presentation on the history and development of the nyckelharpa will begin at 7:30 p.m. with the opportunity to try instruments afterwards. RSVP to lesliejfoley at gmail dot com.

July 26, 2017: Earl will be in Hillsboro, OR, at the home of Lee Bonacker (western suburb of Portland). At 7:00 p.m., a workshop on nyckelharpa maintenance will be provided to any who wish to attend. For more information and to RSVP, email Lee at lee.bonacker at comcast dot net.

July 27, 2017: Earl will be in the Corvallis, OR area

July 28-Aug. 5, 2017: Earl will be at Lark Camp in Mendocino, CA. He will have instruments, bows, cases, strings, and all things nyckelharpa with him for attendees to try.

Aug. 5, 2017: Earl will be in El Sobrante CA (north of Berkley), at the home of Bill Batty; the address is 42 La Paloma Ct, El Sobrante, CA.  A presentation on the history and development of the nyckelharpa will begin at 4:00 p.m. with the opportunity to try instruments afterwards.  He will also have bows, cases, strings and other nyckelharpa supplies. He can also do tune-ups and minor repairs. This presentation is being hosted by some members of the Berkley Morris dance team.  Earl has known at least one of them over 35 years. Following the presentation there will be a meal provided by the Morris Dancers. For people interested in nyckelharpas who are coming, please let Earl know so he can pass on to the hosts how many to expect for the meal.  They also need to make sure there are enough chairs for people to sit in. There may be English Country dancing after the meal.   If you can walk and follow simple instructions, you can do this type of dancing.  Beginners are welcome. RSVP to Earl at earlharpas dot com by July 28th if possible.

Aug. 6, 2017: Earl will be in Reno Nevada, at the home of Holly Sternberg. A presentation on the history and development of the nyckelharpa will begin at 6:30 p.m. with the opportunity to try instruments afterwards. RSVP to hsternberg at live dot com or text her at (530) 520-1951.

Aug. 18-19, 2017: Earl will be attending Irish Fest in Milwaukee, WI. He will often be found in the session area during open session times. If you are attending and want to meet with him, you can text him on his cell phone.

Oct. 5-8, 2017: Earl will be at the 14th International Days of the Nyckelharpa at the castle Burg Fűrsteneck in Germany. He will have a few bows and two instruments with him.

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(Page last updated 7/15/2017)