Types of Harps
Harps have been around in one form or another for thousands of years and changes are still being made. The type of harp depends on the type and complexity of the music and the preferences of the harpist. Different types of harps have a range of tones....
4.1 Concert harp; 4.2 Folk, lever, and Celtic instruments; 4.3 Multi-course harps
.... A number of types of harps are found in Africa, predominantly not of the ...
The Celtic Harp, Folk Harp & the Non-Pedal Harp are essentially all the same
thing! They have between 20 and 40 strings, with 34 being the most usual.
Different kinds of harps, from ancient to modern - the ancestors of the Celtic harp
up to the modern pedal harp, as well as less commonly known types of harps ...
comes in various sizes from the smallest, called lap harp
, to the largest called floor harps
. The non-pedal harps
have usually between 20 to 40 strings and is tuned to a specific key such as C. This type
have levers the player can adjust to ch... More »
Nov 16, 2011 ... An explanation of the different types of harp and advice about which one is right
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Jul 9, 2009 ... There are three main types of harps, including a pedal harp, a lever harp and a
lap harp. Discover how pedal harps are normally used for ...
This type of harp is smaller in size and popular among folk musicians. Operated
by manually flipping the levers to pre-set or change the pitches across the range
Large, often elegant, harps seen in professional symphonies and orchestras.
This type of harp uses pedals to enable the playing of sharps and flats. It is strung
Various types of harps are found in Africa, Europe, North, and South America,
and in Asia. In antiquity, harps and the closely related lyres were very prominent