New Orleans Chapter of the American Harp Society invites you to our Christmas tree lighting Tree of Hope Concert on Friday, December 20th, at 10.30 am at Ochsner Hospital Atrium, 1514 Jefferson Hwy, Jefferson, LA. The Ochsner Tree of Hope honors those who have died in the past year.
The NEW ORLEANS CELTIC HARP ENSEMBLE is a group of Louisiana harpists who are dedicated to the promotion of the harp, as well as Celtic culture in Louisiana. The Ensemble includes: Director‑Patrice Fisher and Harpists, Lindsey McCann, & Matt Davis.
PATRICE FISHER is a professional Louisiana harpist & composer of Celtic ancestry. She is a graduate in music from Tulane University. She has studied Celtic music with Grainne Hambly, soloist with and Janet Harbison, director of the Belfast Harp Orchestra, with Scottish harpist, Billy Jackson & in Ireland with harpist, Maire Ni Chathasaigh of the Cairde Na Cruite Irish Harp Society. Patrice is the founder of the New Orleans Celtic Harp Ensemble.
MATT DAVIS is a beginning harp student, who has studied harp since the spring of 2012.
LINDSEY MCCANN is an advanced harp student, also a music major, at the University of New Orleans.