Harp Workshop with Josh Layne

Polish your Harp Skills


When: September 29 - October 1 2023.      Where: Lindau, Germany (Harfenmusik Lena Rummel)

Internationally renowned harpist Josh Layne visits Europe. Take the chance to meet him on his trip and come to beautiful Lindau! Choose from a variety of topics to improve your harp skills! 


Get to know Josh: 



Harp Duo Concert

Live concert for workshop attendees, via streaming for everyone. 

Playing cleanly! Buzz removal and muffling

Saturday September 30 10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Outline: In this workshop we look at how to play cleanly and buzz free on the harp, including a focus on various muffling and dampening techniques. Bring any music that you're working on that you want to make "buzz free". 

Participants: 8

Level: Ideally intermediate

Harp required? Yes 


Harp Technique bootcamp

Saturday September 30 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Outline: This workshop focuses on some of the fundamentals of good technique - scales, chord shapes and progressions, and arpeggios. Plus posture, staying relaxed, and playing without pain. Participants will get a chance for individualized feedback and suggestions.

Participants: 8

Level: Advanced beginners and intermediate

Harp required? Yes 


Admission for both Saturday workshops: 110€

Playing by ear: harp ensemble

Sunday October 1, 10:00 am- 1:00 pm

Outline: No sheetmusic. Harp players of any levels. And in the end we will have a full harp ensemble. 

Starting from a chord scheme, we will find ways of arranging a piece that fits every level.  Left hand accompaniments in different patterns and a right hand melody will form a beautiful, unique sound experience. 

Participants: 8

Level: Every level

Harp required? Yes 

Admission: 55€

Intensive Lessons with Josh

Private lessons on request

Admission: 100€


The workshops will take place at Harfenmusik Lena Rummel‘s studio in Lindau. Lena helps organizing, but contract partner is Josh Layne. This also means payments will be made directly to Josh upon signing up for the courses. You will get the bank details with your booking confirmation. 



Please book via email: harfenmusik@lenarummel.de

You will get the payment details and the details for the location. 



Water, coffee, tea and some light snacks will be available throughout the courses. 

Lunch is not included, but orders at the local Lieferando can be made. If the weather is nice we can even sit on the patio for lunch. 

Dinner is self-organized. Please tell us if you are interested in having dinner together on Saturday in a restaurant, so we can make reservations. 



The workshops will be held in English. If you are unsure about your English skills, check out Josh‘s „Harp Tuesday“ videos. 



There are plenty of AirBnB‘s available, but be quick to book them. Click the link to see what‘s still available. AirBnB 


Cancellation Policy

If for whatever reasons you need to cancel your workshop, we cannot refund you with the admission. If someone else wants to take over your place, please check with us first. We want to make sure the harp playing level fits. We suggest getting an insurance, for instance HMRV.

If Josh needs to cancel the workshop, we will tell you as soon as possible. Admissions will be completely refunded. Costs of accommodation or transport cannot be refunded.