Lehwalder, Heidi: A Harpist's Guide to Effortless and Organic Playing.
*NEW PUBLICATION* by renowned harpist Heidi Lehwalder!
This guide focuses on ways to approach the harp with fluidity and ease, from the unique perspective of Heidi Lehwalder.
Heidi breaks down the fundamentals of hand position, posture, raising, and much more
Thirteen chapters, with illustrations.
Heidi Lehwalder is known as one of the word's greatest harp prodigies. She has performed as guest artist with more than 65 symphony orchestras throughout the United States and Canada, including the New York Philharmonic, The Cleveland Orchestra, Atlanta Symphony, Montreal Symphony, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, and the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra to name a few. Lehwalder is the recipient of a Ford Foundation Grant, a Rockefeller Foundation Grant, and has the distinction of being the first recipient of the prestigious Avery Fisher Prize. Heidi was the last student of master harpist Carlos Salzedo. They worked intensely together for two summers as he prepared her for the Second International Harp Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel, where she won a major prize at the age of twelve.