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 general public.

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 contact us.

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Harp Strings, from Guts to Gold

Recent Articles:

The Therapeutic Harp

The Ancient Greek Kithara

2020 World Harp Day Marathon videos -
6 hours, 80 harpists!

Conductor and Harpist: How to Be Good Partners



2022 Summer Camps Listings for US and Canada


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