In this effort, we continue to expand and improve our line of harp models, based on harpist’s needs and demands. Whether creating a new carbon fiber harp or redesigning one of our existing models, the process requires a great deal of research, development, and testing. I am interested in knowing how it projects in comparison to the more trusted Lyon and Healy or Camac pedal harps.
Tall leg (150 -300 mm, removable) option available at $75 charge in lieu of standard fixed feet.

I purchased a second-hand carbon fiber Starlight harp a while ago. In this effort, we continue to expand and improve our line of harp models, based on harpist’s needs and demands. When the new model is ready for production, each harp Heartland builds goes through 12 major production steps before it is ready to be shipped to its new owner. I’ve played one before. Barely sounded like a harp and felt unbalanced. To the best of our knowledge, our Air Serenity lap harp will be the very first all-carbon fiber, celtic-style lap harp in the world. Heartland Harps is a regular vendor at the Somerset Harp Festival including this year. Sign up to receive Harp Column magazine's e-mail updates with new issue announcements, general harp news, and newly added music downloads.

They are nothing at all like wooden pedal harps.

his process results in a working master that can be duplicated to create either new elements of an existing model or a entirely new model. These parts are also being fitted into a redesigned pedal box shell. We are currently working on redesigning the pedal box of our, , and we now offer our first Double Strung harp–the. We continue to revise this design until we achieve the desired parameters. As with each of our harps, this harp comes standard in Classic Black with the options of a painted and/or wood grain finish. I am looking for opinions on the Heartland Starlight pedal harp. Lightweight, under 7 Kg depending on options. I always found the design concept interesting since it opens up a lot of possibilities for moving and playing a pedal harp in more demanding conditions, but never having heard it next to other pedal harps I can’t say anything for the expected compromise in sound. Once it is delivered, I will test it out. The timeline for this process varies depending on the complexity of the design, and can take up to 12 months or more–from concept to production. The use of space age materials in the building of our harps also requires exacting production methods. Now Taking Pre-Orders: New Air Serenity Lap Harp! Photo: Raw parts for 47-String Starlight Concert Grand pedal harp produced in new carbon fiber fabrication facility.

I’m wondering what your take is on the Starlight you purchased. When the new model is ready for production, each harp Heartland builds goes through 12 major production steps before it is ready to be shipped to its new owner. In response to the demands of harp therapists, the next model we plan to offer in a double strung version is our Air Serenity lap harp. We continue to revise this design until we achieve the desired parameters.

We are currently taking pre-orders for this lap harp. Our Heartland harp owners truly love their carbon fiber harps!

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easier for owners and technicians to service. I didn’t care for it at all. for more details about the Double Strung Legend. Terms of Use. Carbon fibre’s weight to strength ratio is astonishing; it is stronger than steel yet lighter than aluminium. We are currently in the final prototype phase–creating the molds for the harp–and plan to go into production in February. Contact us at info@harpcolumn.com to inquire about opportunities. In the development of any new or redesigned model, there is a lengthy series of precise steps.

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We are currently in the final prototype phase–creating the molds for the harp–and plan to go into production in February. Master (buck) for prototype of our new Air Serenity carbon fiber lap harp. 36-String Double Strung Legend harp in Rosewood (tonewood) and Birdseye Maple (soundboard) wood grain finishes. I am looking for opinions on the Heartland Starlight pedal harp. I’m debating purchasing one myself. Participant. Our newest model in production is our first double strung harp–the Double Strung Legend. If you’re at all able to make your way out there you can see + hear the Starlight up close along with many other harps for comparison. Many designers and prestigious brands are now using this premium material due to its unique properties and high tech look.

We are excited to bring the benefits of a carbon fiber harp together with the unique sound and enhanced playability of a double strung. Click here for more details about the Double Strung Legend. Whether creating a new carbon fiber harp or redesigning one of our existing models, the process requires a great deal of research, development, and testing. “plug” or “buck” (a master pattern for our molds). Camac silver coloured levers with matching silver coloured pins, Choice of gold, silver or black accent/trim tape, Camac gold levers and matching pins add $225, Truitt gold plated levers with matching tuning pins add $225, Tall leg (up to 150 mm, removable) option available at no charge in lieu of standard fixed feet. Australian designed and made.

However, everyone has different tastes. Once the Starlight enhancements are complete, we will offer the world a carbon fiber Concert Grand pedal harp that requires less maintenance, and (when maintenance is necessary) is easier for owners and technicians to service. Once.

Here at Heartland, our goal is to, a variety of harp models that are lightweight, impermeable to the elements, virtually indestructible, and delight both player and audience with a rich and powerful resonant tone, . Be on the lookout for more information on the advantages of double strung harps and our Double Strung Air Serenity lap harp in future articles. Photo: Raw parts for 47-String Starlight Concert Grand pedal harp produced in new carbon fiber fabrication facility. Harps and Accessories. Carbon fibre is a high tech material, often used in aerospace, civil engineering, military, high-end sports cars, bicycles and now harps; anywhere that strength, durability and lightweight are important factors. for more details about the Air Serenity lap harp. This process results in a working master that can be duplicated to create either new elements of an existing model or a entirely new model. Hi, VerticalStrings. Our newest model in production is our first double strung harp–the Double Strung Legend. Definitely try one out first before you commit. In response to the demands of harp therapists, the next model we plan to offer in a double strung version is our Air Serenity lap harp. Lightweight, under 7 Kg depending on options. Research and development continues, as we work through the prototype phase of the pedal action redesign, with the use of 3D printed parts. Preferences for lighting (color temperature)? I am interested in knowing how it projects in comparison to the more trusted Lyon and Healy or Camac pedal harps. Each part is first created in a 3D virtual space.

Carbon fibre is a high tech material, often used in aerospace, civil engineering, military, high-end sports cars, bicycles and now harps; anywhere that strength, durability and lightweight are important factors. Try one for yourself. All that is required add your order to our production list is a $500 deposit. The use of space age materials in the building of our harps also requires exacting production methods.

Our Heartland harp owners truly love their carbon fiber harps! Harps and Harps Kyla 36 Carbon fibre harp.

The Double Strung Legend has now been added to our lineup of harps on our website Model page.

In the development of any new or redesigned model, there is a lengthy series of precise steps. All rights reserved. I tried one.

Research and development continues, as we work through the prototype phase of the pedal action redesign, with the use of 3D printed parts. Here is an update on our new models and redesigned models: 47-String Starlight Concert Grand Pedal Harp. Here at Heartland, our goal is to Refine the Harp Experience for all harpists–offering a variety of harp models that are lightweight, impermeable to the elements, virtually indestructible, and delight both player and audience with a rich and powerful resonant tone. Does anyone have experience playing this harp – or have they tried it and have comments? Each part is first created in a 3D virtual space. Be on the lookout for more information on the advantages of double strung harps and our Double Strung Air Serenity lap harp in future articles. Then in 2009, we fused the art of harp-building with cutting edge technology and introduced our first harp model fabricated from carbon fiber—creating a harp that is lightweight, impermeable to the elements, and virtually indestructible.
To the best of our knowledge, our Air Serenity lap harp will be the very first all-carbon fiber, celtic-style lap harp in the world. Click here for more details about the Air Serenity lap harp. Once we have achieved a working design, the parts are patterned either by 3D printing or by the creation of a “plug” or “buck” (a master pattern for our molds). jujubee on May 2, 2018 at 6:56 am #217065. That was once enough. The timeline for this process varies depending on the complexity of the design, and can take up to 12 months or more–from concept to production. Once the Starlight enhancements are complete, we will offer the world a carbon fiber Concert Grand pedal harp that requires less maintenance, and (when maintenance is necessary) is. Be on the lookout in the coming months for more about these new team members and their role in the harp-building process in our “Builder Bios” articles. ), Viewing 6 posts - 1 through 6 (of 6 total), How to transport a wood harp shipping crate.

As with each of our harps, this harp comes standard in Classic Black with the options of a painted and/or wood grain finish. These parts are also being fitted into a redesigned pedal box shell. About Us Would you like to write or blog for Harp Column? Our Heartland harp owners truly love their carbon fiber harps! Posted In: Since our article in the November issue of Heartland Happening, we have begun producing each of the Starlight harp parts in our own carbon fiber fabrication facility. To date we’ve built nearly 1,000 carbon fiber harps … Carbon Fiber Pedal Harp.