Harpists in Derbyshire
Harp music has captivated audiences for centuries, with its tone and sound simply unmistakably unique compared to all other instruments. With 47 strings and six and a half octaves on a concert harp, it’s an incredibly difficult instrument to play and it’s for that reason that it is such a highly respected instrument.
Weighing in at around 80 pounds, the typical concert harp is over six feet tall, making it quite a cumbersome (not to mention expensive!) instrument. Not only are there 47 strings, but each of those notes can have their pitch changed half a note, either sharp or flat, using the seven pedals at the bottom of the harp. Even a piano only usually has two pedals, and they aren’t used to change the pitch.
The string tension on the harp is also astounding — around 2,000 pounds, equivalent to a ton-force. This sort of craftsmanship is simply unmatched with any other instrument, making the harp truly incredible in every way.
We have a number of very talented harpists in Derbyshire, available to play at your wedding or event at surprisingly good prices. The sound and quality of the harp simply cannot be matched, so why not give us a call today on 01572 756386 to discuss your requirements and find a harpist to suit your needs? Our experienced and knowledgeable team is always more than happy to help.Back to top...
Based in Lincolnshire
Eleanor Turner is a professional harpist based in Lincolnshire and is without doubt one of the best in the ...View Profile
Based in Rutland
A versatile and talented harpist from Rutland, Harriet delivers an elegant and polished performance every time.View Profile
Based in Leicestershire
A young and exciting harpist from Leicestershire, Soraya offers the most beautiful, classical and contemporary, musical ambiance for your ...View Profile
Based in Staffordshire
Jessica is a professional harpist based in Staffordshire, specialising in performing at weddings and events across the West Midlands ...View Profile
Based in Glasgow
Sharron is a professional Harpist from Glasgow, available for hire throughout Scotland. She has 20 years of experience as ...View Profile
Based in Warwickshire
Audrey is a professional harpist based in Warwickshire and is especially in demand for weddings and corporate work. Her ...View Profile
Based in London
Cecily is a professionally trained harpist based in London. Her skilled playing and elegant style, will provide a beautiful ...View Profile
Based in Lincolnshire
Lincolnshire based harpist Rowena, has been a professional harpist for over 25 years and has a wealth of experience.View Profile
Based in Cambridge
Rebecca is a professional harpist based in Cambridge and over the last 7 years has played at many venues ...View Profile
Arabesque Flute & Harp Duo
Based in St Albans
Arabesque is a professional flute and harp duo based in Hertfordshire, specialising in providing beautiful music at weddings, parties ...View Profile
Based in Worcestershire
Our Worcestershire Harpist Meredith, is an experienced, professional harpist based in Worcestershire available for weddings, private and corporate functions. ...View Profile
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