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The power of rest – Coffee Break Harp 11
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In today’s video I’m talking about planning breaks from your harp practice. If you’ve been with me for a while, you may know that time off is a topic I talk about regularly because I can see most of us (including myself) … Read More

How to practise when you’re injured? – Coffee Break Harp 9 – LIVE episode
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We go LIVE! Each last Friday of a month I’ll be going live on Facebook and Instagram at 11:00 am UK time. Ask questions and share your experience! And if you can’t tune in live, leave your comment under this … Read More

Do you need high heels to play the harp? – Coffee Break Harp 8
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You might have heard that high heels shoes can help you to manage pedal changes better… but you are wondering if this means that you won’t be able to play the harp well when wearing flats? Or you find it … Read More

5 things you can do to avoid injury while playing the harp – Coffee Break Harp 7
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Although some people may consider the level of physical effort while playing a musical instrument as low, it may have a negative impact on our body if we aren’t paying attention. Some of the most common injuries can be the … Read More

How to reduce tension and pain while playing the harp? – Coffee Break Harp 6
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We often think that since pain seems to be the direct result of playing an instrument, there must be something we can do “better” while playing – in order to avoid it. Frequently we also assume that the part of … Read More

Coffee Break Harp 2 – How to create a practice notebook?
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Did you know that writing goals down makes you much more likely to achieve them? Keeping a practice notebook – or a practice diary – has many more benefits: makes you reflect on how you want to play and in … Read More

Live Harp Lesson 35 – Prelude in C Major and directional placing
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About today’s lesson As I am not able to join you live today, I have prerecorded this short lesson on Prelude in C Major by Johann Sebastian Bach. In the lesson I am playing my new arrangement for lever harp … Read More

Live 28: How to make glissandi on a harp even more sparkly
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News and updates 1) Why I try to promote these free Live Harp Lessons as widely as possible 2) Gift cards are now available in the shop – if you’re looking for a gift for your loved ones and would … Read More

How mastermind group can help a musician
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“A Master Mind may be created through the bringing together […] two or more minds. Out of this harmonious blending the chemistry of the mind creates a third mind which may be appropriated and used by one or all of … Read More

Preparing for auditions and recitals
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While practice is something that musicians engage with every day, there may be times when you feel the need to supercharge your practice, perhaps ahead of an important concert, audition or exam. Today I’ll share with you two tips which … Read More

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