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May it Be Course

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This is a simple and peaceful version of Enya’s beautiful Lord of the Rings song. Christy-Lyn’s arrangement of “May it Be” includes simple rolled chords in the left hand during the verses, and broken triads during the chorus. There’s not a lot of variation in the left hand, which gives time to focus on playing hands together without stress. If you learn this piece from the Video Course, it’ll help solidify your basic harp technique to set up good habits for the future. You’ll find it surprisingly easy to learn this beautiful, peaceful song!

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Difficulty level & Skills required

Late-beginner: This piece has melody in the right hand and simple accompaniment in the left hand. The right hand includes all 4 fingers with some overlapping brackets. The left hand plays simple triads and 2-note chords, with repetitive rolled chords and broken chords.

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Big and small harps that are 26 strings or bigger.

It is in the key of C major, with no lever changes.

Video Course with multiple lessons to learn “May it Be” (late-beginner), which currently includes free sheet music for “May it Be” (late-beginner).

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  1. Karen Hiscott

    Beautiful!

    Karen Hiscott (verified owner)

    I couldn’t wait for each lesson of this course! This is a beautiful, haunting arrangement of “May it Be”. I loved learning rolled chords and the dynamics that make this version of Enya’s song so pretty.

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  2. Victoria Sanchez

    In my own time :)

    Victoria Sanchez (verified owner)

    Accurate Difficulty Level? This felt like the correct difficulty level

    I love how I can learn a song so beautiful in my own time… the sequence of the song is perfect! I am learning to read music too, so reading while playing is helping me to learn how to “memorize” the spaces between my fingers… I enjoy the encouraging way Christy-Lyn teaches… very upbeat…. I am still a beginner… been a member since last June of 2021 and must say this has been the best thing I could do for myself… learn to play the harp!

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  3. Kathryn Bourque

    Repeat sign?

    Kathryn Bourque (verified owner)

    Accurate Difficulty Level? This felt like the correct difficulty level

    Question about how this song is written out…Could a repeat sign be put in at measure 58? (shortening the number of pages) 

    I absolutely adore playing this song. It is slow, easy to play and SO beautiful! ..even mistakes sound good….On Mother’s Day I practiced at a park and many folks wandering by stopped to listen (even though I was repeating sections over and over) Also, I felt like a really cool granny playing it for my 12 year old grandsons! This has been the perfect choice to turn into a course. Well done LTH crew!

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  4. Tanja Sandmann

    My free trial course

    Tanja Sandmann (verified owner)

    Accurate Difficulty Level? This felt like the correct difficulty level

    I just bought this one with the free trial and I already love it!

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  5. Jane Wooten

    Rubato

    Jane Wooten (verified owner)

    Accurate Difficulty Level? This felt like the correct difficulty level

    I love how you dedicated a specific video to rubato and its importance to this song. Introducing music theory and interpretation concepts is really important in our development as harp players. Lovely arrangement. Thank you!

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  6. Amelia Gerlach

    Loved it!

    Amelia Gerlach (verified owner)

    Accurate Difficulty Level? This felt like the correct difficulty level

    Loved this one, such a beautiful song and nice arrangement! I enjoyed learning something simpler than I’m used to. It helps me quickly build a repertoire for hospice. My preferred level is intermediate, but learning easier music is also rewarding.

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  7. Linda Swope

    Lovely arrangement!

    Linda Swope (verified owner)

    Accurate Difficulty Level? This felt like the correct difficulty level

    I love the arrangement. Great course. This has been such a fun journey!

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