Useful Resources

The ubiquitous use of the Internet has made our task of finding information for isolated therapeutic musicians much easier than in the past. These are some of our favorite resources (in no particular order) , as discussed in the Lifelong Learning Therapeutic Musician Group sessions and listed here for future reference.

Resource: Aprille's Harp Circle

Resource: Background on Maori Farewell Song (Now is the Hour)

Resource: Free printable music staff paper (Select the clef and click the Print! button in the lower right corner)

Resource: Lots of folk music lead sheets

Resource: Many sources of research and information on harp therapy from professional journals

Resource: Lovely article on meditating with a harp (note the link to sheet music at the top of the page)

Resource: Susan Zevenbergen's free harp newsletter

Resource: John Kovac's PVC Piper Harp Kits

Resource: Call Recorder from Ecamm Network. This software is for recording Skype calls on Macintosh computers. Helpful for taping harp lessons and conference calls.

Resource: Pamela Call Recorder for Skype. This software is for recording Skype calls on Windows 2000, XP and Vista computers. Helpful for taping harp lessons and conference calls.

Resource: Harp Column magazine and an excellent online Forum

  • URL: Harp Column
  • Source: Aprille Isham and Alice Freeman

Resource: Excellent site for free online music theory lessons

Resource: Heart-based marketing, a positive way of attracting business.

Resource: History of Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Playing

Resource: What is an empath?