Harp Camp Virginia features Sunita Staneslow in 2017 

Harp Camp Virginia coming again to Beautiful Nelson County

 in the Foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains

Sunita Staneslow, Featured Artist

Concert, Workshops, Private Lessons

WHERE:  Stay at The Acorn Inn, Nellysford, VA, USA 22938

or close-by B&B's in Beautiful Nelson County

BEGINS:  Check-In Sunday, July 30, 2017

Late Afternoon Concert with SUNITA STANESLOW

Private Lessons Available - Pedal & Lever Harps Welcome

CONCLUDES:  Activities conclude Thursday Evening, August 3rd

Check-out 11:00 a.m. August…

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Harp Song Christmas Concert at RVCC 2011 

Harp Song of the Blue Ridge

Christmas Concert

December 8, 2011

An Ensemble of Harps for the Holidays

To Perform at the

Rockfish Valley Community Center


Virginia Schweninger, Harpist

With harpists from her studios in Nelson County,

Sweet Briar College, Lynchburg and Charlottesville

Thursday, December 08, 2011 at 12:30 p.m.

Rockfish Valley Community Center 

190 Rockfish School Lane
Afton, VA 22920-3000
(434) 361-0100

Free & Open to the Public

This one-hour concert is

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Harps of Gold Christmas 2010 

Enjoy just a few minutes of the Harps of Gold Christmas Concert performed at Fort Hill United Methodist Church. This clip features three pieces played by the Harp Song of the Blue Ridge Trio. Over $3,000 was raised that evening for charity. More video of the larger ensemble will be posted soon.

Harps & Handbells at RVCC December 9th 


HarpSong of the Blue Ridge

& Friends Christmas Concert

At the Rockfish Valley Community Center

An Ensemble of Harps & Handbells for the Holidays


Virginia Schweninger, Harp

Nancy VanZant, Handbells

Thursday, December 09, 2010 at 12:30 p.m.

Rockfish Valley Community Center

190 Rockfish School Lane
Afton, VA 22920-3000
(434) 361-0100 

Free & Open to the Public

This one-hour concert is performed annually for the Seniors of Nelson County.

This year Seniors from Staunton will be joining us as well

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William Jackson - Workshops in Nelson County 

William Jackson

One of the Foremost Harpers of Scotland

Two Workshops Sat. April 17, 2010

Harp in Music Therapy 10:30-12:00

Traditional Scottish Music 1:00-2:30

Everyone brought or reserved a sack lunch

and enjoyed the beautiful day in Nelson County!

Virginia Schweninger’s Nelson County Studio

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MaryJo Wins First Place 

MaryJo performed a beautiful rendition of Purcell's "Ground in F" this weekend at her schools annual talent contest. She was thrilled to learn that the judges awarded her a unanimous vote for the First Place Trophy out of a field of 16 very talented young people. Congratulations MJ!


Hope Receives Optomist Award 

Congratulations to Hope on receiving the Optimist Club award for "Excellence in Musical Accomplishments" for her Middle School.

Hope's musical interests and talents seem boundless. She is a member of our harp ensemble, "Harp Song of the Blue Ridge," performing this year at the hugely successful fundraiser, "Harps of Gold Concert." She also performed with the group at the Lynchburg Symphony's "Christmas & Candlelight" Concert.

Hope is a member of Cantate, the children's choir in Lynchburg, and in addition…

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Sage Performs at North Branch School, Nelson County 

Sage just played for her classmates for the first time. Her adorable performance was met with resounding applause, hoots and hollers and hugs from all her friends. Sage was very proud of herself and cheered like an Olympian at the finish line. Doesn't get any better than that! Congratulations, Sage.