UNITED KINGDOM HARP ASSOCIATION
MIKE PARKER HARP RECITAL
As part of this years Ryde Arts Festival, Harp on Wight are organizing a free concert at Ryde Methodist Church Ryde on Saturday, Ist July.
The concert features London-based harpist Mike Parker who is well known on the Isle of Wight, having been involved both as a performer and teacher at all three annual Harp on Wight Festival's to date. Mike is a former Ryde resident, and for the concert he has composed a new piece of music to cimmemorate the Pulhamite fountain formerly sited at Esplanade Gardens. The fountain and improvements to the Gardens were commissoned to celebrate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee in 1877.
Mike's concert is entitled 'There Was A Fountain'.