Early Harps

Basic Philosophy Historical Harp Constructions by Rainer M. Thurau

 

This description sets out the fundamental principles underlying Rainer M. Thurau’s understanding of the modern-day making of early harps – as innovative reconstruction, but also new creativity, based on historical models.

Rainer M. Thurau offers some 35 different historical harps: Early Medieval, Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque and Classical. He focuses in particular on chromatic, double- and triple-row Renaissance and Baroque harps.

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