What color are the c strings on a harp?

Answer On most harps, the C strings are colored red and the F strings are black or blue. The remaining strings are either white or metallic. Color coding provides a visual reference for determining the co... Read More »

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How many strings does a standard harp have?

Strings on a harp can number anywhere between nine and 47. The semigrand concert harp has 46 strings, while the grand concert harp--the standard harp you would see in the orchestra--has 47 strings.... Read More »

How many strings does a modern harp have?

The modern petal harp comes in four sizes, with corresponding string numbers. A grand or concert harp has 47 strings. The semi-grand variety has only one less string, with 46. The more portable siz... Read More »

How to Make a Harp?

A harp's triangular structure consists of 3 main parts: a curved neck at the top of the harp, a hollow soundbox that lies against the harpist's shoulder, and a thinner post or pillar that closes th... Read More »

How to Play the Harp?

The Harp is a beautiful instrument, one that many people admire, but fear they will never be able to play. The truth is it can be simple and rewarding with just a little bit of hard work and knowle... Read More »