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  • Another Era Lutherie

    Craig Pierpont offers seven different harp models, including the 36 String French Style Harp made of Makore, Cherry, and Spruce with removable legs. The Celtic style harp is available in either 32 or 36 strings. Both models have a rounded back and are strung with a moderately high tension. The Irish Style Harp has the rounded back and lower string tension typical of these early designs. The St...

  • Blevins Harps

    Blevins Harps makes 64 harp models from lap harp to large floor harp designs, including lap, therapy and travel harps, floor and mid-sized lever harps, harps in special woods, cross-strung and double strung harp models, as well as discounted harps. Most models have sound clips available. This website features a useful guide to harp selection. Harp accessories including pickups and amps are also...

  • Fischer Harps

    Fisher Harps makes the Eireann Celtic harp. In Ireland you'll find a small, lightweight, lighter-strung traditional Celtic harp that's widely used by the top players, especially those in the Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann tradition (pronounced coal-tis kyol-tory air-ahn). This Irish harp features the Savarez Alliance (carbon) strings. The thin, solid cedar soundboard produces a tone that is surpri...

  • Lyon & Healy

    Lyon & Healy make pedal harps such as the Salzedo Concert Grand. Created in the Art Deco style characteristic of the 1920s, the Salzedo is marked by precise linear carving and austere geometric decoration in the Hard Maple column and base. Lyon & Healy lever harp models, such as the Ogden, are also available. An ideal harp for both professional folk harpists and beginners alike, the Ogd...

  • David E Field Harp Maker

    David E. Field's Celtic harps are based on traditional Irish and Scotch harp design. They are tuned diatonically but have sharping levers on the strings to allow key changes in contrast to the large concert harps with foot pedals. Available are the Treble Lap harp, the Bardic Lap Harp, the Small Celtic and the Traditional Celtic.

  • Heartland Harps

    Heartland Harps has been making handcrafted Celtic harps since 1984. The DragonHeart is the largest and top-of-the-line Irish harp. It is designed to have a very even tonal response throughout the range. At 5 octaves, the Sylvan is a full-sized Celtic (or 'lever') harp at 52" and only 21 pounds. The Serenity has a warm sound. It weighs only 7 pounds and is designed specifically for, and endorsed b...
  • H Bryan & Co. Harpmakers

    H. Bryan & Co. builds new pedal and lever harps to the customer’s specification. Their policy of building to order permits them to design instruments with the acoustical qualities the customer needs. Custom features include handpainted soundboards based on the customer’s design, the choice of wood for the exterior of the harp, and column shape. The site also features a gallery of restor...

  • IrishHarps.net

    Irish Harps, as the name implies, is a maker of high quality Irish harp instruments. The Starter Model not only has the full range from 5th octave C to an Alto A but also has a very good and strong sound. The Standard Model Celtic harp is used by professionals as well as students and senior people who just like to play for their own pleasure. The Semi Professional Irish Model has higher tension th...
  • Triplette Harps

    Triplette makes a line of fine nylon and standard nylon harps. The Eclipse 38 string comes with a reactive composite spruce soundboard. The extended forepillar enhances the beauty of this harp. There are also Celtic models in the fine nylon group. The Catalina features a soundboard made out of a durable Baltic Burch. Wire harps are also available. The Avalon 26 String wire harp is not only a work ...
  • Keith Harrison's Harps of the South

    Keith Harrison's Harps of the South offers nearly a dozen harp models to choose from. The Frodo is a 32 double strung medieval harp. The Rochelle Louise is a 34 to 43 stringed harp featuring a beautiful hand carved harp with gold trim, gloss finish, and painting soundboard. The Esther is a 34 to 39 string harp with a note range of C to F. The Xena is a 34 to 39 string harp with a note range of C t...
  • David Kortier Harpmaker

    David Kortier makes acoustic, acoustic/electric, electric and MIDI controller harps. The Irish 34 string harp is medium sized  with features typical of modern Irish or Scottish lever harps. It features Celtic decorations. Irish harps come in student models as well. The Professional 36 string harp is the standard of the lever harp world. The Wrenfaire harp is a very compact lever harp with a narro...
  • Folc Harp

    The Ancient Muse harp covers the same range as the mandolin or violin and can play most music written for these instruments, yet it's not much bigger than a mandolin. The Ancient Echo harp was designed around the characteristics of nylon strings, using the same principles as makers of medieval gut strung harps had to consider. The Ancient Celtic harp can be played on the lap, but it's a lapful. St...
  • Dahl Harps

    Stephen Dahl builds the Dahl 33, an affordable, full-tension harp with good sound. He also builds the rare medieval Norwegian Langeleik, an instrument which dates back to the 16th century. His harps are made of solid cherry. The soundboards are a birch laminate from Finland. Stephen can also build you a Celtic harp upon request.
  • Argent Fox Music

    24 string lap harps available include the phosphor bronze wire strung New Brother Maynard and Lady Cynthia, and the nylon strung Lady Annabella and Lady Gwyndolyn. 29 string lap harp models include the phosphor bronze wire strung Lord Paul and Lady Marilyn, and the nylon strung Lady Joanna and the nylon double strung Lady Kimberly harp. The Lady Elizabeth floor harp comes in 34 nylon strung and...

  • Celtic Harps by Rick Stanley

    Celtic Harps by Rick Stanley are custom-crafted. Each Celtic Harp is a one-of-a-kind instrument, made with your choice of woods, painting and ornamentation. The Sarada is a light weight 36 string professional concert harp with elegant lines and the power to fill a concert hall. The Tara is a round-backed harp created with either 32, 34, or 36 strings. It comes with an original Celtic carving on th...
  • Blessley Instruments

    The Songbird harp has a clavicle cutout, which gives the comfort of a stave backed harp with the bold sound of a flat backed harp. The Rhapsody harp can be built in a variety of hardwoods, including cherry, maple, walnut, and mahogany. The Orion harp is built of solid purpleheart wood with a black dyed, sitka spruce soundboard. The Rigel harp is a stave backed harp with 61 strings. Blessley Ins...

  • Harps of Praise

    The Little Lindsey Baby Harp will delight any young child. The Shepherd lap harp is excellent for a young beginner and has surprising sound for its size. The Limerick lap harp has a sweet bright sound. The Celestial lap harp is tuned to E flat, so you get the advantage of the lowest E and a maximum number of keys to play in. The Gothic produces sweet, full-bodied tones, and is an ideal size for ha...
  • Dorman Musical Instruments

    Dorman harps are built for the world of Celtic, folk and lever harps. There is a series of five Professional harp models, all of which feature a solid sitka spruce sound board with a maple veneer, staved-backed design and Dorman twin head piezo pickups. Three harp models are available for intermediate and student players, all of which feature a solid sitka spruce soundboard with a maple veneer, a ...