Definition of harper in English:

harper

Syllabification: harp·er
Pronunciation: /ˈhärpər
 
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noun

  • A musician, especially a folk musician, who plays a harp.
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    • Irish harpers used their fingernails on the wire strings of their harps, again probably near the soundboard.
    • True to the tradition of real Irish music, we would be standing around a fire listening to a harper or singing in gaelic.
    • This is a comparatively extrovert third album from the talented and technically advanced young Scots harper and pianist, now sojourning in Barcelona and soaking up even more musical influences.

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