Celtic harp player blends music with storytelling

A premier Celtic harp player performs an intimate house concert in Nanaimo.

A premier Celtic harp player performs an intimate house concert in Nanaimo.

Patrick Ball is not only a master Celtic harp player, but also a spoken word artist. He will combine the two mediums during the concert July 31, 2-4 p.m.

Playing the ancient, bass-string harp of Ireland with its bell-like voice, Ball weaves tales of wit and enchantment.

Ball was a featured performer at the World Harp Congress in Vancouver, and performed at the Mission Folk Festival.

For tickets and venue information, please call 250-716-3242. Tickets $20 and refreshments are provided.

For more information and a sample of Ball’s work, please visit www.patrickball.com.