Category Archives: Technique

Heavenly Harmonics – A Guide

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In the last post, we examined the acoustical principles of harmonics. We also discussed the number one rule for playing […]


How to Play Heavenly Harmonics

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This post is the first of a two-part series to help you understand harp harmonics, the science behind them and […]


7 Steps to More Beautiful Scales

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Scales aren’t just about technique. Scales happen in “real” music too, and when we need to play them, we want […]


6 (Fairly Fun) Ways to Practice Scales

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Scales are often considered a necessary evil of music practice. You may equate them with your least favorite vegetable; you […]


All Thumbs? 4 Quick Thumb Fixes for Harpists

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Do you feel like you’re all thumbs? Thumbs can just plain get in the way. Sometimes our thumbs make us […]


The Way You Do the Thing You Do: Mechanics, Technique and Method

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Have you ever thought about how you play music, about how you do what you do? It’s not just about […]


Revolutionize Your Practice by Learning from the Inside Out

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When you think about it, “inside out” starts in the most important part, the center. Consider the maze in this […]


Essential Chord Techniques

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What’s in a chord? Or more to the point, how do I play this chord and make it sound the […]


The Doctor is In!

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Are you plagued by a persistent problem in your practicing or playing? Often I have harpists come to me with […]


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