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Simon Chadwick's
Early Gaelic Harp Emporium

Contemporary approaches

Uncommon Still Warm Wege

The early Gaelic harp is not limited to ancient Gaelic music. It can be used for jazz, with note bending and cool effects, or it can be fed through electronic gear to produce lush layered soundscapes... Click on an artist's name for pricing and purchasing details of their recordings

Ruth Wall, 'The Uncommon Harp' and 'Still Warm'
Lush minimalist lever harp playing, on a solo record; also edgy yet flowing electronica, with different modern and historical harps.

Jim Johnston, 'An béal gorm'
Bluesy guitar singer-songwriter, traditional and contemporary Irish-language songs, with guitars, harmonica and medieval Irish harp.

Jochen Vogel, 'Wege'
Urban songs and tunes from a German singer-songwriter