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Mary Radspinner
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Creative Cater does it again. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJN5BMLjgnI
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Tomorrow is the anniversary of the death of Gustav Holst. Just wrote this article on the Jupiter Theme. http://melodystraditionalmusic.com/2016/05/gustav-holst-and-the-jupiter-theme/
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Having my harp regulated today.
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Barbara Fackler has a vast array of downloadable harp music.  My students have recently discovered it and are requesting it specifically.
Helpful Harp Hint Tuesday: Improvise Smart

If you're a gigging harpist you know how hard it is to keep a huge repertoire at the ready. Learning to read changes and improvise is a skill that will serve you well. A great way for a harpist to learn to read changes and improvise is to start with Celtic music. The simplicity of the harmonic and melodic structures let you start off with music that's easier to approach in this way than old standards. There are a couple of tutorials posted at http://hornandharp.com/publications/tutorial.html that should help you get started. 

As you think about what to play what's not notated on the music, remember consider this advice  from Thelonius Monk: “Just because you’re not a drummer, doesn’t mean you don’t have to keep time. Pat your foot and sing the melody in your head when you play. Stop playing all those weird notes (that noodly bullshit), play the MELODY! Don’t play everything and don’t play every time. Let some things go by. Let some music just be imagined. What you don’t play can be more important than what you do play.”

What matters is quality. The number of notes you play isn't nearly as important as the beauty you create. Improvise smart. 
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Very nice Haley!
Lovely, Haley! I never heard this tune before, just lovely!
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