String colorsBack to Gerhard Wanney's Celtic Harps
Home page

Music range of Harp and other instruments

(Left) Colors of Harp Strings
The music range of a 36 string, C to C, 5 octave harp is large. Other than the piano and organ, only the Bass Viol and Tuba go lower, and violin and piccolo go higher.




Picture from Modern College Physics, H.E. White, 1963