For Sale: Nigel Tree Avalon Clarsach, made in 1994.  34 strings. 

Lovely tone and excellent levers.  A padded carrying case, dust cover, spare strings, and tuning key are included. Price:  £2,300.    Location: Edinburgh. Contact:   Kate Thuillier Email:  katethuillier@gmail.com    Tel: 0131 447 1601     Mob: 07717 315...

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For Sale: Ardival ‘Rose’ Wire-Strung Clarsach – 26 strings

This beautiful harp is in immaculate condition, and is about 6 years old. The Rose is a substantial wire strung lap harp, exquisitely crafted by Ardival Harps (www.ardival.com) in the Scottish Highlands. It has a bright, resonant sound capable of filling a cathedral, and is based on carvings of mermaids playing harps on the fireplace at Kilravock Castle, home of the Rose family, near Cawdor. Made entirely of sycamore, with a hollowed-out soundbox, it has an exterior integral string band, brass string shoes, chamfered arm and a pillar reinforced with a T-section. With a range of over three octaves, it features a single bass drone solid silver string, tunable to either bass F, G or A and 25 brass strings ascending from tenor c up to treble f”’. Width (across soundbox) is 29 cm; depth (from end of string arm to back of soundbox) is 51 cm; length (from end of string arm to base of pillar) is 82 cm. It weighs 5 kg. Spare strings and tuning key are included. Price: £1950. Location: The harp is located in Forres, Moray between Inverness and Elgin, Scotland Contact: Geraldine on mobile: 07870885458 or email: jaydeewill@gmx.com            ...

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For Sale: Walnut Camac Hermine 34 string fully levered harp.

This Walnut Camac Hermine harp has 34 strings, a rich warm tone, and is fully levered. The Hermine is an ideal instrument for students interested in a high quality, light-weight harp. The Camac padded travel case, worth £395, is also included.                           Range: A1 – C34 Strings: 34 strings – Alliance® (A1-D26) and Galli lever bass wires (C27-C34). Body: Walnut Soundboard: Made of Sprucewood Height: 121cm Weight: 11.5kg Price: £2100 Location: Hyndland Contact: Sarah MacNeil...

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Perfect Christmas Present

38 string Salvi Ana lever harp in ebony matt finish, approximately 10 years old, £2900. A quality choice for students wanting to progress to a pedal harp and for harpists looking for a sound similar to a small pedal harp. Comes with dust cover, tuning key and trolley. Location: Helensburgh Contact: Pippa Reid-Foster Email: pippa@pippareidfoster.com Text / Phone: 07842765220...

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*For Sale* Triplett Christina Therapy Harp – £1800

This beautiful, 25 string clarsach is made from Bubinga wood and comes with a full set of Camac levers, padded backpack-styled case, shoulder strap, engraved Bubinga tuning peg and Bubinga lapbar. It has a lovely rich tone, having been played daily for the past 10 years!
Contact: Mary Veal, email address: maryveal@ymail.com

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Membership Renewals 2019-2020

Thank you for your continued support for The Clarsach Society Your membership fee funds many vital elements of The Society including: helping branches to continue their activities in your local area, ongoing investment in quality instruments for the Harp Hire scheme, awarding scholarships to those facing financial hardship, encouraging new music to be written for the clarsach via the Young Composer Award and helping sustain interest and playing of the clarsach. Membership renewals are due on the 1st of July 2019 for the 2019-2020 period. If you have renewed at the Edinburgh International Harp Festival or afterwards your membership will be valid for the 2019-2020 period. PLEASE NOTE: We are currently transferring our membership to a new system and therefore you will be unable to renew or sign up for membership while this is in progress. The new system will be up and running and online shortly. Please revisit the website then to renew your membership or to sign up as a new member. During this time, if you would like to join the harp hire scheme, please register online as normal and contact the office on +44 131 554 0212 or email, office@clarsachsociety.co.uk regarding membership, as you do require to be a member in order to join this scheme and be added to the waiting...

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