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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

Change a Harp String

Wondering how to change a harp string? Changing a lever harp string is something that most people have never attempted. This guide is meant to help you through changing strings on your harp until you get more comfortable with the process. Stringing harps is something we’ve taught many people to do over the years. It’s … Continue reading Change a Harp String

Alternative Tuning for Reverie Harp – Lullaby Tuning

By using the alternative tuning for Reverie Harp called “Lullaby Tuning”, you can accompany yourself as you sing.  A respected Music Therapist, David Melbye offers an excellent video demonstration and many tips about how he makes use of the Lullaby Tuning. Download the Lullaby Tuning Chart Get the Lullaby Tuning Songbook Considering purchasing a Reverie … Continue reading Alternative Tuning for Reverie Harp – Lullaby Tuning

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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