Author Archives: Mary Radspinner

Group Lesson #1 – Rufus King HS

Recap of lecture on harp given at Rufus King HS (MPS – Milwaukee Public Schools) – contains useful information on hand position. Please follow and like us:

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Review of First Harp Lesson at Rufus King

Fall 2017 – Group Harp Lessons through MPS (Milwaukee Public Schools) – Rufus King HS How to Tune – make sure you are turning the correct pin How to put the Harp on a Dolly – never walk away while … Continue reading

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Harp Video #1: Fairview Elementary

Third Graders at their first harp class, Fairview Elementary, Milwaukee Public Schools.  Pretty good hand position! Scroll way down for a video, too. Here is some homework for the third grade class, and all the other classes as well.  The … Continue reading

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Learning Brian Boru on piano

Brian Boru is an Irish march – it’s a “going to war” march with history going back 1000 years.  He earned his name as “Brian of the Tributes” [apparently Boru means “of the tributes” ] because he collected tributes from … Continue reading

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An exercise for all the senses

Of all the finger dexterity exercises I have done over the past forty plus years of playing the harp, the exercise on this you tube video (provided) has helped me the most. It requires a great deal of coordination, and … Continue reading

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Another Bach Tutorial

From the Mangold Project You Tube Channel. Please follow and like us:

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Another Bach Minuet Tutorial

Here is a lengthy tutorial that you may benefit from. His book is Piano Player You – and his You Tube Channel is https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHBpzwGlswj1BNaht-maK8A Please follow and like us:

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Bach Tutorial

Here’s a tutorial on the Bach Minuet in G. Their You Tube channel is http://fiveminutemozart.com   Please follow and like us:

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Just a Closer Walk Tutorial

Here is another great teacher of gospel style.  His website is http://easypiano.com/piano-lessons/course.downloads/gs1.html Please follow and like us:

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Blues Tutorial

One of my favorite teachers on You Tube. He is very thorough. His store is HERE. Please follow and like us:

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