Concerts for Seniors

Jay and Abby Michaels - The Harper and The Minstrel

will provide your facility with a professional concert featuring a wide variety of Musical Styles accompanied by Harp, Flutes, Recorders, Penny Whistles, Guitar, Dulcimers, Viola da Gamba and Beautiful Vocals!

About The Harper and The Minstrel

Jay and Abby Michaels are Professional, Full Time Musicians.  They both have  BA's in Music. They have performed together since 2002

Jay and Abby Michaels have performed Concerts at many Senior Living Facilities and Nursing Homes including:

The Branches of Attleboro, MA

Plymouth Crossing, MA

Benchmark of Franklin, MA

Atria Woodbriar, Falmouth, MA

Mill Hill, West Yarmouth, MA 

Maplewoods, Brewster, MA

The Inn at Silver Lake, Kingston, MA

JML Care, Falmouth, MA

Mashpee Laurentide, Mashpee, MA

Wingate Sudbury, MA

Bay Path, Duxbury, MA
Weymouth Health Care, Weymouth, MA
Radius, Plymouth, MA
Golden, Plymouth, MA
Sunrise, Plymouth, MA
Life Care, Plymouth, MA
Cape Heritage, Sandwich, MA
Cape Regency, Centerville, MA
Bourne Manor, Bourne, MA
Mayflower Place, West Yarmouth, MA
Orleans Convalescent, Orleans, MA
The Victorian & Liberty Commons, Chatham, MA
Winkler Court, Fort Myers, FL
Harbor Chase, Gainesville, FL
The Forum At Deer Creek, Deerfield Beach, FL
....and more!

Song List

Below is a Song List from a typical one-hour Concert by The Harper and The Minstrel.

Vivaldi's Spring
Morning Has Broken
The Sally Gardens
My Wild Irish Rose
Fur Elise
Galway Bay
Ode To Joy
I Can't Help Falling In Love With You
Fly Me To The Moon
The Butterfly (Slip Jig)
Scotland The Brave
The Last Rose Of The Summer
Moon River
Paper Moon
Comin' Through The Rye
Pachelbel's Canon
What A Wonderful World
Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Below is a video of The Harper and The Minstrel performing "Danny Boy" at Plymouth Crossings Senior Facility in Plymouth, MA:

To book The Harper and The Minstrel: email Jay Michaels

Upcoming Concerts
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Jay and Abby Michaels are members of
Early Music America

 Jay Michaels is a member of

The Historical Harp Society

The Viola da Gamba Society

The Harper and The Minstrel

have appeared at many North American Venues including:

Maryland Renaissance Festival

Florida Renaissance Festival

Boston Early Music Festival

 Sterling Renaissance Festival

Ohio Renaissance Festival

UMass Center for Renaissance Studies

 Southern California Pleasure Faire

 New York Renaissance Faire

 Georgia Renaissance Festival

Kansas City Renaissance Festival

 Hoggetowne Medieval Faire

 Great Lakes Medieval Faire

 Connecticut Renaissance Faire

King Richard's Faire

New Bedford Folk Festival

First Congregational Church of Yarmouth

 Phoenix Faerie Festival

 ICONS Irish Festival

 Dundee NY Scottish Festival

Cape Cod Cultural Center

 Boston Green Fest

   Soule Homestead Folk Festival

 Taunton River Folk Festival

 South Shore Folk Music Club 

 Boston Spring Flower Show

and more