Monthly Archives: July 2013

Brackets and Placing

Placing Your Fingers at the Harp A few years ago during my brief run as editor-in-chief of the Folk Harp Journal after Nadine’s accident, I wrote an article on “placing” at the harp. We badly needed fodder because that first … Continue reading

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Stephen Collins Foster: b. July 4, 1826

Composer Stephen Foster was born on July 4, 1826, in Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania. Stephen Foster had the unique ability to blend classical music with the popular music of the day.  His friend, Dan Rice and his music teacher, Henry Kleber were … Continue reading

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