Harp Blog

Read about Amanda Whiting’s latest performances, collaborations, and teaching work.

New album shaping up nicely

Besides writing lots of sheet music for educational books, I’ve been concentrating on a new album. Inspired by so many new influences over lockdown, it will hopefully be a mixture of grooves and indulgence:) my first album recorded in 2013 will be out in September on...

Harp Column Academy

At the beginning of lockdown, I was asked by Harp Column if I would like to have my own studio on their platform. This is a huge honour as the titans of harp teachers, who I have studied with or grown up idolising, have studios on there. Mine is for beginner jazz and...

Live instagram concert

Last night my hubby and I performed a live instagram concert. We played some standards accompanied by a glass of wine and smiles. We really enjoyed ourselves. Have a look on my instagram feed to watch. Today I'm writing for my new books and album. Must make hay whilst...

New album shaping up nicely

Besides writing lots of sheet music for educational books, I’ve been concentrating on a new album. Inspired by so many new influences over lockdown, it will hopefully be a mixture of grooves and indulgence:) my first album recorded in 2013 will be out in September on...

Harp Column Academy

At the beginning of lockdown, I was asked by Harp Column if I would like to have my own studio on their platform. This is a huge honour as the titans of harp teachers, who I have studied with or grown up idolising, have studios on there. Mine is for beginner jazz and...

Live instagram concert

Last night my hubby and I performed a live instagram concert. We played some standards accompanied by a glass of wine and smiles. We really enjoyed ourselves. Have a look on my instagram feed to watch. Today I'm writing for my new books and album. Must make hay whilst...

Remixes with DJs

I’ve been so lucky to work with some amazing musicians and artists. I recently met the fantastic Rebecca Vasmant who has remixed my track After dark. The beautiful vocals of Naddya Albertsson have taken it to another level. I can’t wait for you to hear their...

Writing a new jazz book and collaborating

Ive spent the last 10 weeks writing a new book for easy-intermediate jazz harp. Ive also finished my advanced book and am now working on the editing:) Collaborations are flowing and the most recent was with Tony Robinson on a piece he wrote called Suburbia. Its...

Recording with drummer Tony Robinson

I had a great  evening recording at home for drummer Tony Robinson who wrote a piece for me in 7 ..he never writes in 4! The piece called Suburbia starts with a hypnotic groove, opening out into an improvised area. It really is beautiful....

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