From the dailymail.co.uk today. ‘Dunno who is Myleene Klass yet. Paparazzi photographed her with a small pedal harp at a wedding: column-loading, no cover, no cart… It appears to be a J.F.Browne & Co. antique double action 44-string pedal harp. Made in London, England. Very attractive but unusual as a performing instrument. It looks in such good …
I enjoyed catching glimpses of Suhita Shirodkar, The Obsessive Sketcher, in action at the San Jose Youth Shakespeare December 1 preview of A Christmas Carol performed at Whole Foods Market on Blossom Hill. She blogged her work at sketchaway.wordpress.com Here is WhoHarps in watercolor at The Obsessive Sketcher’s flickr page.
We acquired a used Troubadour III harp. It had a buzzing noise that concerned us after bringing it home. This is what we found in use as a string-end: a jingle! #HowNotToTieYourStringEnds
Latest Boardwalk Empire harp sighting of the same Style 23. Poor hand position and posture. Keep beverages and creepy men away from your harp. 30 minute in. (this show not safe for youth)
Troubadour III 36 string harp sample video
Ravel’s “Bolero” arranged for multiple harps and organ by Paul H. Hurst (center). Lynn Bailey, organist. String Fever concert, San Jose, CA. May 19, 2012. Silicon Valley Chapter of the American Harp Society. WhoHarps’ teacher
Stoney End “Anne” 26 String video sample – robin is to the greenwood gone
Boardwalk Empire has been featuring harp solos. The instrument was shown in use several times and as decor. Gillian Domerty has had two complete Naderman harp solos over scenes and end titles. “Sunday Best” ending and closing credits (Season 3, Episode 7)
We thought it was going to be background music, but WhoHarps was the featured entertainment, followed by drawings, speeches, and lab tours.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 515-630pm Sharon Macauley donated a lovely harp performance for a Stanford Blood Center event to thank and encourage long-time RhD-negative blood donors. Naderman, Bach, Horner, Renie, Brubeck, etc… Fabulous, Sharon! We like this community blood center so Give Blood! There were at least 13 full tables of 10 donors…