Welcome to the web-home of
the Historical Harp Society
The Historical Harp Society exists for the following purposes:
- To cultivate, foster, sponsor, and develop appreciation of the art, history, literature and uses of historical harps.
- To promote appreciation of and to raise the level of proficiency in the performance and use of historical harps.
- To keep historical harp makers and performers, along with other friends of the historical harp, informed about literature and activities pertaining to historical harps, and to provide occasions for them to meet.
- To promote the use of historical harps as professional instruments, and to encourage their use among amateurs.
- To encourage the reconstruction of historical harps.
- To collect and disseminate information regarding the construction of and performance upon historical harps.
We invite you to visit this website in early 2014 when it will be filled with all kinds of useful information for lovers of historical harps, their music and the people who play them.