The new issue of HC is out! And we couldn’t be more pleased at how our interview with the legendary Germaine Lorenzini turned out. If you’re not familiar with this famed French pedagogue, now is your chance to get an inside look at the woman who carries on the French tradition, counting among her students Isabelle Moretti, Emmanuel Ceysson, and many other top players. Read The French Teacher in English, or in Lorenzini’s native French.
Also in this issue, you’ll definitely want to check out Survival Skills for Harp Emergencies, as well as Spring Cleaning for Harpists. I was ready to run right over and tidy up my practice area after reading this article with lots of great tips on keeping things organized. With this issue we’re introducing a new regular column, Tech Talk, with tips on how to keep your harp in working order by Mike Lewis. Devon Haupt tells what it’s like moving from Indiana to India for a once-in-a-lifetime job opportunity in this month’s Sounding Board. We’ve got great tips for improving your counting in this month’sAdvice column. Alison Young looks at new discs by Valérie Milot and Carrol McLaughlin. Jan Jennings returns with another great music review; plus lots more. It’s a great issue—enjoy!