March/April 2018 – USA/Canada Tour

With Scottish harper William Jackson. See for more information on this collaboration.

March 17:  Randolph, VT – Concert
March 18:  Tamworth NH – Concert
March 19:  Center Sandwich NH –Workshops
March  24: Bellows Falls, VT – Concert
March 25:  Richmond, VT – Workshops
March 25:  Shelburne, VT – House Concert
March 26: Somerville, MA – Workshops
March 27: Exeter, NH – Workshops
March 30: Bowdoin, ME – House concert
March 31:  Bangor, ME – Concert
April 2: Montreal, Quebec – House concert
April 4: Kingston, Ontario – Workshops and Concert
April 6: Ottawa, Ontario – Concert
April 7: Ottawa, Ontario – Workshops
April 8: Prescott, Ontario – Concert

July 1-6, Termonfechin, Co Louth, Ireland

An Chúirt Chruitireachta – Festival for Irish Harp
Organised by Cairde na Cruite. With a number of other teachers
For more information see, Call +353 87 262 9136 or +353 1 676 8998 or email

July 8-13, Swannanoa, NC USA

The Swannanoa Gathering
Includes workshops (on a variety of instruments) and concerts
For more information see

July 19-22, Parsippany NJ, USA

Somserset Folk Harp Festival
Includes workshops and concerts by a variety of performers
For more information see

July 31 – August 10, Ireland

Harp Tour of Ireland
Musician in residence for this tour around Ireland. For more information see harp.tour

August 12-17, Drogheda, Co Louth, Ireland

Scoil Éigse
Organised by Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Eireann. With classes in a variety of instruments.
For more information see

October 5-7, Nobber, Co Meath, Ireland

O’Carolan Harp Festival
Performing in the opening Friday night concert with William Jackson. Workshops and competitions on Saturday. For more information see nobberharpfestival

October 12-14, Killaloe & Ballina, Ireland

Kincora Trad Fest
Performing in the opening Friday night concert. Workshops on Saturday. For more information see

November 2-4, Portlaoise, Ireland

Tionól Harp and Pipes 2018
Performing and teaching at this weekend festival for young harpers and pipes, organised by Music Generation Laois.

November 10, Castlebar, Co Mayo, Ireland

Music of Mayo – Listen, Learn, Participate!
Gráinne will join fellow Mayo musicians Emer Mayock (flute/uilleann pipes), Julie Langan (fiddle) and Fiachna O Mongáin (accordion) for a celebration of traditional music in County Mayo. Lunchtime recital at 1pm followed by workshops and session. For more information see

November 18, An Taibhdhearc, Middle St, Galway, Ireland

Concert: 3pm. Tickets €12 (€10), available at An Taibhdhearc Box Office (091-562024).
Gráinne will join fellow harpers Úna Ni Fhlannagáin, Paul Dooley, Laoise Kelly and Kathleen Loughnane for an afternoon of harping in celebration of the establishment of Cruit Éireann / Harp Ireland

November/December 2018 – USA Tour

With the show Irish Christmas in America. See for more information on this collaboration.

Nov 23:  Patchogue NY, Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts
Nov 24:  Germantown MD, Blackrock Center for the Arts
Nov 25:  Syracuse NY, The Palace Theatre
Nov 27: Sellersville PA, Sellersville Theatre
Nov 28:  Lancaster PA, The Ware Center
Nov 29:  Marshalltown IA,
Orpheum Theatre
Nov 30:  Cedar Rapids IA,
Dec 1:  Chicago IL,
Old Town School of Folk Music (5pm, 8pm)
Dec 2:  Traverse City MI,
Milliken Auditorium – Dennos Museum
Dec 4:  Sault Ste Marie MI,
Lake Superior State University
Dec 6:  Hobbs NM,
Western Heritage Museum (6pm, 7pm, 8pm)
Dec 8:  Clovis NM,
Marshall Auditorium
Dec 9:  Denver CO,
The Soiled Dove Underground
Dec 11:
Colorado Springs CO, Stargazers Theatre
Dec 13: Artesia NM, Ocotillo Performing Arts Center
Dec 14: Farmington NM, Henderson Fine Arts Center
Dec 15: Tucson AZ, 
Gregory School Auditorium
Dec 16: Phoenix AZ, 
Musical Instrument Museum
Dec 17: Phoenix AZ,
Musical Instrument Museum
Dec 18: St George UT, 
Cox Performing Arts Center at Dixie State University
Dec 19: Escondido CA, California Center for the Arts
Dec 20: Ojai CA, Ojai Concert Series
Dec 21: Livermore CA, 
Bankhead Theatre