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Creative Harping Video Series

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The Creative Harping Series

You will begin to play music without referring to written notes.
Right hand and left hand patterns provided give you the basis the basis for creating and blending sounds for a creative, passionate sound.
Playing along with the visuals in each video provide form in rhythm and structure.
Creative Harping Series #1 – Find the Mode of a Piece pf Music introduces you to the modes covered in entire 10 video series. The first lesson is available here.

With each lesson, you will receive instructions on how to obtain the accompanying written materials for each video. A binder is handy for storing approximately 1.5 inches of written instructions and music. If you have trouble with the download process, we can mail you the lesson packets. The passcode is also imprinted on the back cover of the DVD dust jacket.

Purchase Creative Harping Series #1 – 10 on DVD here, or purchase them as Streaming video online and save on shipping costs!

For those preparing for the International Harp Therapy Program, please go to the requirements page for more information.

You can order the complete Creative Harp Series and save HERE:
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Creative-DVD Free Introduction Lesson – You will learn how to determine the mode of a piece and obtain the chords that are used for improvisation with each of the modes in the related keys of the music.
Free Introduction Lesson Streaming HERE
original #2 – Dorian Mode – Learn how to improvise in the Dorian Mode and add The Chanter to your repertoire. Wonderful scenery of caves, dragons and fire open the lesson.
Dorian Streaming option HERE
Dorian DVD option HERE
original #3 – Aeolian Mode – Learn how to improvise in the Aeolian Mode and add Little Boats, Mary Young and Faire and Greensleeves to your repertoire. A countryside journey through England opens this pastoral video.
Aeolian Streaming option HERE
Aeolian DVD option HERE
original #4 – Mixolydian Mode – Learn how to improvise in the Mixolydian Mode and add The Silkie, Christ Child’s Lullaby andLochaber No More to your repertoire. Opening scenes of the ocean and seals will delight the senses.
Mixolydian Streaming option HERE
Mixolydian DVD option HERE
original # 5 – Locrian Mode – Learn how to improvise in the Locrian Mode and add Sakura to your repertoire. You can almost smell the cherry blossoms as you play along with the opening scenes.
Locrian Streaming option HERE
Locrian DVD option HERE
original #6 – Ionian Mode – Learn how to improvise in the Ionian Mode and add In The Bleak Mid-Winter and Suo Gan to your repertoire. Enjoy the gentle snowfall while watching the little birds appear.
Ionian Streaming option HERE
Ionian DVD option HERE
original #7 – Angel Mode – (Pentatonic tunings) Learn a series of Pentatonic tunes to play with the left hand while the right hand glides over the strings playing glissandos. Scenes from the heavenly realm and Angel paintings by Ann Rothan grace this ethereal video.
Angel Streaming option HERE
Angel DVD option HERE
original #8 – Middle Eastern Mode – Learn to improvise in the Middle Eastern Tuning and add Hava Nagila and Evening of Roses to your repertoire. Scenes from the desert sand dunes and desert animals tickle your fancy while you play along with this lesson.
Middle Eastern Streaming option HERE
Middle Eastern DVD option HERE
original #9 – The Chinese 5 Elements – Learn the tunings for the Chinese 5 Elements and play along with the video to scenes of Fire, Earth, Wood, Water and Metal.
Chinese 5 Elements Streaming option HERE
Middle Eastern DVD option HERE
original #10 – Celtic Circle Modulations: The Ancient Celtic Circle of Music – How to identify the mode of a piece and how to transition from one mode to another. In this video, you’ll learn how to create seamless musical creations flowing from one feeling to another. Your “Play Along” will be enhanced with Transitions in Nature. Celtic Circle Streaming option HERE
Celtic Circle DVD option HERE
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