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Should I build a harp from a kit?

Interested in building a harp from a kit, but not sure? Here’s everything you need to know before making your decision. Most of our customer’s questions fall under four categories: Why purchase a kit? What is/isn’t in the kit? And some of our customers have general questions about the process of building a harp and … Continue reading Should I build a harp from a kit?

Purchasing a Harp | Harp 101

In this article we’ll go over a number of things to look for when purchasing a harp: type of harp, size of harp, number of strings on the harp, sharping levers, spring spacing, type of wood, and harp tone. What you need to know about purchasing a harp Q: I am considering becoming a harp … Continue reading Purchasing a Harp | Harp 101

Lever Harp Care: Care and Feeding of your Harp

In this article, we will cover some of the basics on caring for your lever harp: tuning, replacing strings, slipping tuning pins, troubleshooting buzzing strings, cleaning, touching up the finish, and performing minor repairs. Tuning a Lever Harp If you don’t already have one, we recommend picking up an electronic tuner. It is best to … Continue reading Lever Harp Care: Care and Feeding of your Harp

Troubleshooting Your Harp

Tuning Tips for Harp It is best to tune the harp with all sharping levers flipped down (disengaged), so there will be no interference from the levers. Please note that this means you may be tuning some strings to flats instead of natural notes. If you have levers on the B strings, for example, you … Continue reading Troubleshooting Your Harp

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