Title Jouer et apprendre la harpe celtique : Méthode vivante
Author Mégevand, denise
Contributors Laskine, Lily
Place Paris
Publisher Heugel
Year 1969
Plate H.32.022
Physical Description 68 p.
Language French
Type of Harp Lever Harp
Target Audience Children (6-12 years)
Speed of Progression Slow
Structure of Method Chapters on the fundamental techniques of the harp
Type of Illustrations Drawings
Style of Music Pop, Jazz, Folk
Musical Structure Exerices; Pieces
Elements of harmonical Theory No
Introduction 1
Position of the Harp 3
Tuning 2
Elements of Musical Theory  
Beginning with 1 finger  
Beginning with 2 fingers  
Beginning with 3 fingers  
Beginning with 4 fingers 4
Intervals 5
Chords, 3 fingers 7
Chords, 4 fingers 9
Pedals / Levers  
Scales 10
Arpeggios 6
Trills, Tremolos, Bisbigliandi, Ornaments  
Muffled Sounds  
Give bases to play the Celtic music
Chapters with exercises illustrating the technical subject, then pieces.
At the end there is 13 Celtic pieces.
Very easy and accessible Celtic pieces to illustrate every chapter.
Many exercises separate hands.
Only drawings to explain the position to the harp or the position of fingers on the harp.