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Harp - Beginner

Haliburton School of Art + Design

Enrol in Harp - Beginner

Course Code: ARTS1844

Please note: No previous musical experience is required.
Enjoy a comprehensive introduction to this beautiful instrument as you learn the fundamental techniques for playing the harp in a relaxed, supportive and inspiring environment. In addition to individual and group instruction, you will gain an appreciation of the rich history of harp playing. Discussion will address different types of harps and what to look for if interested in buying or renting a harp, as well as basic tuning and maintenance of the instrument. Instruction will include opportunities to begin to experience ensemble playing, an introduction to arranging music for the harp, the fun of improvisation and composition at the harp, and guidance with accompanying other instruments. If you own a harp you are encouraged to bring it - harps will be properly and securely stored.

Some courses require additional textbooks and/or materials. Please visit your campus bookstore in-person or online: Peterborough Bookstore or Lindsay Bookstore.

Attend this course in person

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday (9:00am - 4:30pm)
Section: 41 | Instructor: Maureen McKay
Location: Haliburton Campus
Registration will begin March 01, 2018 at 8:30 am

There will be harps available for rent at $40 for the week, and there will be a $5 material fee payable to the instructor.

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