Historical Harp & Early Music Links
The Celtic harp is intricately tied to Celtic culture in general, both ancient and modern. It is one of the oldest instruments known, going back thousands of years, and has played a significant role in the society, religion, culture and politics of the Celtic peoples. Below is a list of links to pages that have information regarding either the history of the Celtic harp specifically, or the history of harps in general.
For general music history, societies, and early music groups, click here.
For a list of books on harp history and culture, click here.
For early music concerts & other events, check out our new Early Music section on our events page.