Washington Area Folk Harp Society
2017 Annual Harp Concert

"The Harp Visits the Courts of Henry, Elizabeth, and James"

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 7:30 PM
Knox Presbyterian Church
7416 Arlington Blvd.
Falls Church, VA

Eve Watters

Eve Watters

First Light Ensemble

First Light Ensemble

Linda Rice-Johnston
Linda Rice-Johnston
(with Barbra Bailey Bradley)

Heatherwood Harp Ensemble

Finale of the 2003 WAFHS Benefit Concert

Concluding with a Harp Grand Finale!

Barbra Bailey Bradley

Conducted by Barbra Bailey Bradley

Wayne Morrison

Piping by Wayne Morrison


Concert Information

  $15 adults/$10 students and seniors, and will be available at the door
Proceeds benefit the WAFHS.
  The concert will take place at:
  Knox Presbyterian Church
7416 Arlington Boulevard
Falls Church, VA 2204

Finale Rehearsal

The Finale Rehearsal will start promptly at 6pm before the concert. Please be in place, tuned and ready to go no later than 5:50!


  • Take Exit 50B off I-495. This is Route 50 East, Arlington Blvd.
  • Once on Arlington Blvd, look for Allen Street on the left. It is the second traffic light.
  • Turn left onto Allen Street and then first left into the parking lot. The church is right there on the corner.

If you know your way around and are approaching the church from the other direction on Rte 50, don't forget to look right, instead!

You can also take the bus or the Metro. See the church website for details.


For more information contact:
         Barbra Bailey Bradley

Finale Music

Performance instructions are available here.

If you would like to participate in the Finale, the music is included here as PDF files:

Title Composer/Arranger PDF
Hymn Thomas Tallis/Barbra Bailey Bradley harp 1
harp 2
harp 3
Earl of Salisbury (Pavane) William Byrd/Walt Lazear harp 1
harp 2
harp 3
Mrs. Vauxes Gigge John Dowland/Barbra Bailey Bradley harp 1
harp 2
harp 3
My Bonny Lass Thomas Morley/Barbra Bailey Bradley harp 1
harp 2
harp 3

The copyrights for the pieces are held by the respective composers, and the pieces are used here by permission.

Contact Barbra Bailey Bradley if you need other versions of the music.

If you would like to assist with advertising the annual concert, you may print and post this flier:    PDF poster