Technique Lessons2020-04-06T09:38:02-04:00

Technique

Beginning fundamentals

Are you completely new to the harp? Follow our series of beginning fundamentals, starting from square one. (Looking for something more advanced? Scroll down for more technique elements.)

Sitting at the Harp

Sitting at the Harp

Master teacher Isabelle Perrin shows how to align yourself properly at a pedal harp to avoid back problems later on. 

Hand Position and Closing

Closing

Learn one of the most fundamental harp techniques: how to close your fingers.

Hand Position

Learn how to build a relaxed and steady hand position for creating facility and sound.

How to Open and Close

Nicole teaches a young student the motion for opening and closing fingers into the hand.

Tone Production and Sound

Playing and Conditioning