A musician, especially a folk musician, who plays a harp: traditional Irish harpers
More example sentences
- 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.
Definition of harper in:
- The US English dictionary