From Kathy DeAngelo's blog:
I've been teaching harp nearly 30 years and every harp ornament on our tree was a gift from a student, friend or family member. I like them all. Tweety Bird with harp is more kitschy than tacky but you can press a button and hear music--don't know what it plays because I've never bothered to replace the batteries.more...
Is your harp ornament tackier than this one? Show us here and win!
harp, flute, viola
1 players are working on this piece right now.
Originally for piano. First arranged for harp, flute, and cello by Carlos Salzedo.
Skaila Kanga's new arrangement of the Ravel Sonatine can be purchased at www.marukamusic.com.
Built 2010, gold gilding, regulated August 2013. Excellent condition. Warm tone. Contact ...
Built 2009. Beautiful, mellow sound, carries even in an orchestra. Comes with soft cover, tuning...
Straight soundboard, built 1969. Includes cover and tuning key. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Superlative instrument, excellent condition, clear rich tone, new strings, appraised by K.Rokos....
Serial #4341, regilded. Includes canvas cover, wood trunk and bird's eye maple harp bench....
Calling All Composers!
From Catherine Litaker's blog:
The Chicago Harp Quartet is holding a composition contest! With a generous grant from the American Harp Society, we are hosting our inaugural composition contest. Applicants must submit 2 samples of the composer’s works, and 1 must include harp. The award is a $1,000 commission for harp quartet. Please see our website for more details, www.chicagoharpquartet.com
About us: We are comprised of 4 professional harpists in Chicago, using our skills as chamber musicians and performers to constantly...more...
The 3rd International Harp Competition In Szeged, Hungary was held November 28–December 1. Prizes were awarded in three, age specific divisions as follows:
Results of category Under 25
First Prize: Katrina Szederkényi (Canada/Hungary)
Second Prize: Arianna Rossi (Italy)
Third Prize: Aiste Baliunyte (Lithuania)
Special Prize offered by the City of Szeged: SeHee Hwang (Korea)
Vitoria Music Prize, sponsored by Victoria-Gasteiz International Music Festival, awarded by Gabriella Dall'Olio: Mira...
Harp Column Hints For Posting
From HC Staff's blog:
As a music scholar, I of course like to make my meaning as clear as possible. So I always make sure to use the special Markdown syntax to format my posts so they look their best! Here's how you can do the same:
Line spaces between blocks of type -- paragraphs, in other words -- are very easy. Just separate them with an extra "enter" (hit "enter" twice).
Bold and Italics
It's very easy to add emphasis with bold and italics! I made this line by typing in the...more...