December 20, 2011

Which string is this?

Every sting on your harp can be identified by its pitch (A-G) together with its octave (00-7). Octaves start at F (the black or blue stings) at the lower end […]
April 29, 2011

Canberra Harp Concert: Songs Of Nymphs

On Saturday 7 May, 7.30pm at the Wesley Music Centre, Canberra-based harpist, Tegan Peemoeller will be delving into the realms of fantasy in contemporary Canadian music inspired by myths and […]
March 13, 2011

Alice In Antarctica!

‘I hardly dared check on the harp once we got it back – I let it acclimatise in the cold room first and got myself a cup of tea – […]
February 28, 2011

Arparla: Australian Tour And CD Launch

Arparla is an internationally renowned Italian/Irish Duo, Davide Monti on baroque violin and Maria Christina Cleary on baroque harp. The duo takes its inspiration from a desire to speak with […]
February 22, 2011

Harp On Ice

We couldn’t resist reblogging this wonderfully evocative image of Alice Giles’ lever harp on the ‘beach’ in Antarctica! Alice has been using her field recorder to record the unique sounds […]
February 19, 2011

Alice In Antarctica!

The inspiring Alice Giles can now add ‘Antarctic Explorer’ to her extensive and varied resume. Alice is the recipient of an Australian Antarctic Division Arts Fellowship to travel on the […]
February 19, 2011

A Healthy Harp Is A Happy Harp

Jason Azem, Production Manager and Harp Technician at Lyon & Healy Harps in the US, will be coming to Australia in late March to Early April 2011 to provide regulation […]
February 6, 2011

This Week In Melbourne: Mozart’s Flute & Harp Concerto

If you are in Melbourne, don’t miss out on the chance to experience Mozart’s exquisite Concerto for Flute and Harp. Wednesday 9 February @ 11am, Melbourne Recital Centre. Tickets $45. […]