Netherlands, Utrecht

Harp & Electronics

when 3 August 2021 - 7 August 2021
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 950

Due to the covid-19 outbreak, this program has been cancelled for 2020.

An intensive international course for adventurous harpists who wish to expand their horizons and explore the use of electronics in their music. The course is led by the world-renowned harpist Remy van Kesteren (winner of the USA International Harp Competition 2013), who is regarded a pioneer in electronical harp music. The course is dedicated to electronic harps, analogue/digital effects, looping, learning how to use Ableton Live and Logic Pro X and apply all of this to the harp. It also includes lessons on harp technique, musicality and musicianship, in group lessons and on individual basis.

An intensive international course for adventurous harpists who wish to expand their horizons and explore the use of electronics in their music. The course is led by the world-renowned harpist Remy van Kesteren (winner of the USA International Harp Competition 2013), who is regarded a pioneer in electronical harp music. The course is dedicated to electronic harps, analogue/digital effects, looping, learning how to use Ableton Live and Logic Pro X and apply all of this to the harp. It also includes lessons on harp technique, musicality and musicianship, in group lessons and on individual basis. It is not a requirement to own an electric harp, although we do recommend that you bring your own instrument with you (obligatory for Dutch students).

Course leader

Remy van Kesteren

Target group

Adventurous harpists from around the world.

Course aim

To broaden your horizon as a harpist, work on technique and musicality and explore the wide array of possibilities of including electronics in your music making.

Fee info

EUR 950: Course + course materials: Course fee includes intensive lessons, the use of harps and FX pedals
EUR 200: Housing fee (optional)

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