THE MERSEY RIVER is a mid-intermediate solo arranged for double strung harp. You'll find the dark water of Mersey River and its beautiful trails at Nova Scotia's historic Kejimkujik National Park.
As I continue to wait for my "real" double strung harp to arrive, I am diving into the texture, coordination and visual challenges of playing on two rows of strings. With my Dusty Strings FH36S and my Triplett Christina side by side I can already start working out my approach to playing the double strung. My strategy is to use simple, repetitive patterns that are easy to memorize so I can limit the number of places I need to look.
This solo works well on 26x2 double strung harps or larger. Your sheet music download includes a BONUS version for small double strung harps 19x2.
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