Author Archives: Josh

Harp Tuesday ep. 137 – composing for the harp

In this composer-centric episode I talk about pedal change, pedal markings, and pedal charts. As a composer, should you include these in your scores/parts? Answer – it depends :) Hopefully helpful and interesting to composers and non-composers alike! Questions? Email … Continue reading

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Music video – Bach’s Gavotte en Rondeau

Excited to share this with you: Bach’s “Gavotte and Rondeau”, from his Violin Partita No. 3, is a wonderful, joyful piece! This is my transcription for lever harp, available as part of my “Five Solos for Lever Harp” book. It’s … Continue reading

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1 Million Views celebration event!

On March 27th, 2018 (fittingly enough on a Tuesday!) my YouTube channel reached 1 million total views! To celebrate, I did a livestream event on April 21st, 2018 where I  released a number of new music videos, as well as … Continue reading

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April 15 concert in Victoria, BC

Excited to be back at St. Luke’s Anglican Church to perform a concert of French and German music in April! 2:30 pm, Sunday, April 15th, 2018 More info on St. Luke’s website A nice write up in the Oak Bay … Continue reading

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Patreon, Recent Videos, Spring concert program

Hi all, I’ve been pretty busy recently and wanted to share what I’ve been doing. I’m now on Patreon – if you’d like to financially support what I do with Harp Tuesday and my other YouTube videos you can be … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! (2018)

Happy New Year! For the third year in a row I’m welcoming in the New Year with a short improv – plus video footage I took today and last night here in beautiful Victoria, BC. I hope your coming year … Continue reading

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Harp Tuesday celebration livestream tomorrow! (Dec. 10th, 2017)

To celebrate seven years of Harp Tuesday I’ll be doing a free livestream workshop on John Thomas’s A Minstrel’s Adieu to his Native Land! This piece is a classic example of a theme and variations, with each set of variations … Continue reading

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A New Harp!

I recently ordered a Camac Excalibur from the Virginia Harp Center. It arrived a little over a week ago and I just did a Harp Tuesday episode about it! Plus photos: In Virginia, packed up and ready to! Arrival in … Continue reading

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