Welcome to Harp Spectrum!
Our mission is to gather and share information on all kinds of harps and
harp music that is suitable for harp students, teachers, composers and the
In this site, you will find photos, essays, artwork, and information
about music for the harp. Historical harp, folk harp, pedal harp and harp
building; resources for composition, playing styles and technique; the harp
in ensembles, various folk, jazz/pop and ethnic harps. All these are a part
of the spectrum.
As well, this site includes some audio clips and images so that you can see
and hear samples of the harps talked about, as well as the artists who play
them. We hope that these will greatly enhance your enjoyment and
understanding of the diverse articles that we're presenting.
Our authors come from many different
countries and backgrounds. We always welcome
new articles, so if you have something you'd like to share, feel free to
The Ancient Greek Kithara
2020 World Harp Day
Marathon videos -
6 hours, 80 harpists!
Harpist: How to Be Good Partners
Replicating the 18th Century Bunworth Harp