The American Harp Society
- The largest organization in North America focused on the harp,
primarily the pedal harp.
Cairde Na Cruite
- Friends of the Harp. Ireland. All aspects of traditional music for the Irish
The Clarsach Society -
Wire strung harps, a different world!
Florida Harpers -
Local to Florida, but an interesting and active organization.
The Historical Harp
Society - A small society dedicated to disseminating information
about earlier forms of the harp.
International Harp Archives
at BYU - serves as a support center for harp-related research.
Historical Harp Society - International society for those interested in historical harp.
International Jazz Harp
- Promoting the development of jazz harp throughout the world. Online newsletter
with profiles, competitions, concerts, etc.
International Society of Folk
Harpers and Craftsmen - The lever harp and other non-pedal
harps are covered in this group's publications and activities.
New Zealand Harp Society - Promoting the
harp and harp playing in New Zealand since 1986.
Scoil an Chláirsigh
- Summer school devoted to the early Irish wire-strung harp.
World Harp Congress
puts on a triennial gathering of harpists form all over the world.
Concerts, workshops, seminars.
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