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Monthly Archive: March 2016

Workshops: what to expect

In May, Jeanette (of harp store de Zingende Snaar) and I are organising the Int. Harp Friends Meeting; this year will see its fourth edition. We started the festival because we ourselves loved going to harp festivals and we wanted to promote the folk harp in the Netherlands. Now it’s[…]

How will I reach my destination?

Last week I gave some tips on how to start your journey with a new piece of music. This week I’d like to talk about the second important question when planning a (musical) journey: how will you reach your destination? This involves two aspects: the time you need to get[…]

Planning a musical journey

In light of my upcoming workshop Study Smart I have decided it would be a good idea to start sharing some tips on how to study a musical instrument. In the last two weeks I wrote about my own experiences studying the harp and gave you some questions to think[…]