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harpist
American English: /ˈhɑrpəst/
British English: /ˈhɑːpɪst/

Translation of harpist in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • The camera pans past a harpist to show the scene through the strings of the harp - and the harpist's strumming hand gives the appearance of caressing Cleopatra's body.
    • If hiring harpists or a string quartet for the church, ask them (before booking) if they would also play for an hour or so at your reception; they should do this for no extra cost.
    • One of Ireland's leading harpists, Clíona Doris has extensive experience as a soloist, chamber and orchestral musician.

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