Explore the world of the harp

OrpheusThe French word dorveille means a period between waking and sleeping. During medieval times in Europe, multiple periods of sleep at night were common, punctuated by a time of wakefulness that was prized for its meditative and dreamlike qualities.

Likewise, the sounds of the harp can allow one to enter a place “between worlds” where awareness is heightened and experience is more acute.

Enjoy your harp adventures!

Check out some of our most popular pages:

  • Apps for Harpers: lots of great mobile apps, from music theory to metronomes!
  • Harps & Accessories:  advice on what to look for as well as extensive lists harp makers and vendors around the world, both new and used
  • Harp Calendar: harp conferences, workshops, and classes
  • Links & Resources: harp circles, tips, discussion, lessons, and much, much more!

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Time has laid his hand Upon my heart gently, not smiting it, But as a harper lays his open palm Upon his harp, to deaden its vibrations. (Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)