Live no 7 – Scales exercises with a 7-day practice plan

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Series of mini-lessons for beginner and intermediate harpists

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Today we’re going to tackle SCALES, and we are going to discuss…

The new format of the Live, which comes with a free 7-day practice plan in a downloadable PDF

 How playing scales on the harp differs from other instruments

About scales
– 4 (yes, four!) things to remember about when practising scales
– sitting – check “Discover the Harp” ebook
– exercises
– why you need the foundation of good hand position before practising scales

About today’s piece – “Etude” by Carlo Grossi
– about the composer
– fingerings you may want to change
– the piece is part of the book “Les plaisirs de la harp”, available to buy here

Music (from 24’50”)

 What to watch out for when practising scales in this piece

Click to download a PDF with your practice plan for the week.