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Amelia Romano will be giving a workshop on May 20, 2024 at 6:30 pm on Zoom - check the subscriber page for details!

Check the Concerts & Workshops tab for details of Anaïs Gaudemard's online master class on April 1, 2024.

What a harp day that was!!

Students of all ages participated in a wonderful Harp Day 2023 with an ensemble, workshops and panel discussions, culminating in a wonderful concert with guest harpist Ava Yeh, from Seattle. Also featured was a 30th anniversary tribute to Winter Harp, and a wonderful performance by several of of the members.  If you were there, please send your photos to and we'll post them here. And many have already been posted to facebook and instagram - look for #vancouverharpday

Here is the link to Robert Komaniecki's brief video on counting polyrhythms. 


Deadline and membership updates!

We had some issues over the weekend where new members were not able to subscribe - it's all fixed now - I think !- but because some folks could not subscribe, the deadline for the Winter Harp competition has been…

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Winter Harp Competition - Fall 2023

Winter Harp is hosting a harp competition this year in recognition of our 30th anniversary. The competition piece, On Gossamer Wings, was composed by Winter Harp Artistic Director Lori Pappajohn in honour of the 30th anniversary. This modern romantic piece… Read more

lap harp for sale

Noteworthy County Kerry 24E price reduced $1300. A beautiful little cherry lap harp with a sweet tone. With 10 levers (C's F's B's) and tuned in F, this harp is especially good for Celtic tunes and simple arrangements. It is…

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Jamie Newsom Harp for sale 

36 String fully levered harp by Jamie Newsom, Emilie style. 
        - built in 2016, this lovely, resonant harp has been well taken care 
of and is in excellent condition 
        - Camac sharping levers 
        - body, neck and pillar made…

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38 string fully levered Salvi Ana harp; built in 1995 in Piasco, Italy; has been well cared for and has only had 2 owners. The body and pillar are Mahogany finish, the sound board is made from spruce from the…

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Harp Day on-line 2022

This is a members only event - and it is FREE for members - all on Zoom!  Go to the membership page to renew your membership and see the details of schedule and log-ins.

The day  - October 22, 2022…

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Island Mountain Arts Harp School

There are still a few spots open in the Island Mountain Arts harp classes running Aug 15 - 19! Snag a spot if you're looking for fine instruction in an on-line workshop format. The classes are kept small so although…

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looking for a harp in July 


Hello there! I am a harpist from Halifax and I will be in Victoria from July 21st to August 8th. I am looking for a lever harp to rent during that time for some performances and recording. Do…

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On-line jazz harp - tonight!! Friday July 1

We're excited to announce the latest evolution in SFJAZZ's digital initiative – SFJAZZ At Home. Formerly called "SFJAZZ Digital", the new name is intended to better reflect our intention of bringing the feeling of experiencing live music at the SFJAZZ…

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