Discussion Forum

Ask questions, share resources and connect with our Learning the Harp community around the world!

  • Seeing your strings

  • Kathleen Marshall

    2 March, 2021 at 9:32 pm

    I was finding my strings harder to see recently. Getting older , being tired, eyesight issues…take your pick! This week I covered the busy background behind my harp with a solid, light sheet when I was practicing and it really helped to focus my eyes on the strings.I know this isn’t always possible to do but when at home and playing it gives your eyes a bit of a break! Just thought I would share.

  • Amanda Barnes

    3 March, 2021 at 3:07 am

    I did the same thing! It really helped! I want to also try adding led lights but haven’t decided yet.

  • Kathleen Marshall

    3 March, 2021 at 4:30 pm

    Im going to try the lights also. I think that even if we just put all this into place during practicing and playing for ourselves we will build our muscle memory without as much eye strain and have better skills when out and about with our harps.

  • Anita Kueng

    23 March, 2021 at 11:04 pm

    I do have eye issues….I am 53 yrs. I have that problem since my birth but it getting worse now….shame… I not only use the sheet light, I do enlarge the sheets and tape the middle. I will make a photo and load it up here. It does help a LOT🙂

  • Tracy Fewster

    24 March, 2021 at 12:04 am

    I ordered Harp lights from Music Makers and it has really helped!

Log in to reply.

Original Post
0 of 0 posts June 2018