Rees Harps Sharpsicle Harp, 26 Strings, Natural Maple Finish, Made in the USA
Not every harp needs to have every bell and whistle. Sharpsicle Harps, with sharping levers on the C and F strings, have found a number of niches in the harp world where they are precisely the right harp for the job. Because they are lightweight and easily played on a strap, Sharpsicle Harps are frequently the choice of harpers who go into hospitals or NICUs or elder care centers or hospices to play. Sharpsicle Harps also have just the right range and levers to accommodate a significant Celtic harp repertoire. Programs like the International Harp Therapy Program have been recommending Sharpsicle Harps for more than a decade and have spread these little harps around the globe as a result.
The SharpsicleÊHarp has levers on the C & F strings making it well-suited for Celtic music and frequently the choice of harpists wishing to have a harp for music therapy as well as the recommendation of most of the major harp therapy programs. The SharpsicleÊHarp is also incredibly popular with harp and music teachers for use with students.ÊIt can be played in the keys of C, D, G and the relative minors and it has bridge pins on all the strings so additional levers can be added later if desired. This is a great, budget-friendly model with expansion opportunities not available with the basic model in the line. Comes with string chart and tuning wrench.
- 26 strings
- 6 pounds (2.73 kg)
- 36" tall (91.44 cm)
- 2 year warranty
- 3.5 octaves
- G to C below Middle C