Fairfax Symphony Orchestra announces harp audition
I would second that for Frank Voltz’s pieces …
Ambience, Celestial, or Dreaming of You … these would make great additions to any type of background music.
I have a 13yr old student that has been playing lever harp for 4 years. She has played many pieces of music (classics, etc.); however the pieces that keep her coming back to the harp are Frank Voltz’s jazz pieces.
Lever, You Did Me Wrong
Lever’s In the Air
… and Pink Pedal Pusher’s
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I learned a 2-fingered gliss in a workshop with Kim Robertson.
As the others have stated, I organize my repertoire in different binders.
What do you mean by “spiritual component”?
We have the right to declare that harps are not merely percussion instruments and that harps and harpists do not belong in the percussion section of an orchestra.
You should meet with someone who studied with Miss Lawrence or Miss Chalifoux in particular, to learn how his sounds should be executed …
If you decide to contact an accomplished harpist that studied with Alice Chalifoux, you might consider contacting my former pedal harp instructor.
Oh, I just remembered … it was “Swan LK 243” by Catriona McKay
That YouTube version
Yes, playback can be very misleading!
1. I always perform my own compositions or arrangements prior to publishing