What do you think – how much does a harp weigh?
Do harpists have to be heavy lifters?
Or do you need to know some special technique to hold it properly?
It is true that playing the harp does require a fair amount of acrobatics (and certainly some hours of practice). However managing its weight is actually not as hard as it may seem.
If you want to know how to do this – or if you want to check if your guesstimate of a harp’s weight is anywhere near! – click play.
Now I am curious – were you ever taught this by your teacher? Let me know in the comments below!