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Luc Vanlaere Harpist

Congresscentre Oud St Jan Mariastraat 38 | Mariastraat 38, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 475 74 16 35
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mesmerizing experience

I was skeptical when I saw a harp concert poster, dont get me wrong it does sound deity but can... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rachel C
Free Harp Concert

Housed in the Old Hospital Luc gives several free concerts a day (check schedule) in a small venue... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Knoxville, Tennessee
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Harpconcerts by harpist-composer Luc Vanlaere, duration approx. 35 a 40 minutes. Free entry = donation accepted but not obliged. Tuesday to saturday at 15h, 17h and 18.30 - 3pm, 5pm, 6.30 pm, all year. Families welcome but no kids younger than 5 years. No baby's please. Accessible for weelchairs.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Congresscentre Oud St Jan Mariastraat 38 | Mariastraat 38, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 475 74 16 35
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was skeptical when I saw a harp concert poster, dont get me wrong it does sound deity but can also make one feel sleepy on a hot saturday afternoon, but not with the performance by Luc Vanlaere the harpist. We discovered this when I...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Housed in the Old Hospital Luc gives several free concerts a day (check schedule) in a small venue. It's seems to be a one man show in an effort to make his music accessible. How to describe his performance is difficult, but I would say...More

Thank Kidpoow
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friend and I visited Bruges last week and this is definitely one of our highlights. Luc is a brilliant musician and very creative with his compositions. My friend and I are 20 & 21 year old females so would say this music can be...More

Thank Libby L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went along expecting a traditional harp recital and were blown away by the talent and skill of this artist. Jan composes his own music and you are soon lost in the haunting melodies that so obviously are inspired by his love of his home...More

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see this fantastic Harpist this afternoon - a lovely 45 mins listening to Luc Vanlaere's own compositions on a variety of harps and other amazing instruments. A free concert but donations are accepted and richly deserved for this very talented musician. I would...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fact that this is free is amazing! It was a very unique concert with unique instruments that were in some cases made by the artist himself. Would definitely recommend checking this out. Also, don't show up late as it interrupts the music.

Thank alimacster2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

This performance is professional, entertaining, educational, and the musician is warm and amusing. Astoundingly FREE!, but not many of the audience members could resist buying the CDs that were available. The performance is not classical, but the musician's own compositions with influence from many different...More

Thank oohl
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I like experiencing new things, we had no preconceived ideas or Expectations. We are certainly not disappointed, a very passionate and talented guy, we were amazed, enthralled, not enough adjectives to describe. Simply put, when and if you go to Bruges and...More

1  Thank Tracy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was incredibly surprise to find such a wonderful talented musician playing for free. The concert lasts about half an hour, and Luc Vanlaere plays several instruments: traditional and celtic harps - and other harps from all over the world, plus some others invented by...More

Thank Pendrym
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This virtuoso of the harp and related musical instruments and devices gives free concerts of an exceptional nature. Using his own compositions he entrances and entertains using the full sound potential of his instruments. This is a magical 45 minutes not to be missed.

Thank Arthur H
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Is it possible to book for this concert?
18 June 2017|
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Response from trishagondolfo | Reviewed this property |
You dont need to,..when he is there , there is room !
Where are the concerts held and what are the times?
25 September 2016|
Response from Troy W | Reviewed this property |
Concerts from tuesday to saturday at 3 pm, 5 pm, and 6.30 pm. Concert time 40 minutes Free entry Location "SITE OUD SINT JAN" Mariastraat 38 Opposite "Our Lady" Church Next to the "Memling" museum and the old pharmacy