Jew's Harp Guild Homepage

Updated May, 2014

The NAJHF will not be happening this year (2014). It has become clear that we simply don't have the administrative power to make it happen this time. See the 2014 Festival News for full letter from the JHG Executive Director.

We have also moved the JHG website to a new, non-windows server and are in a reconstruction process. Some features may not be working. Thank you for your patience!
 

Mark (JHG webmaster / editor)

Pointillist Drawing by Ron Vinson

WELCOME TO THE
JEW'S HARP GUILD

We are a organization dedicated to preserving the
history and art of this, and other, ancient, unique,
or culturally significant acoustic instruments.

We hope this website will educate
and entertain you. 

The Jew's Harp is a small musical instrument
which is held against the teeth or lips, and plucked with the fingers. Its appearance in many cultures of the world, and ancient roots, attest to the magical essence of this simple instrument.


Go here to learn more about the Jew's Harp
Go here to hear the Jew's Harp (MP3s)
Recordings made possible by Mouthmusic.com


 

HERE'S WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER


North American Jew's Harp Festival

NORTH AMERICAN
JEW'S HARP FESTIVAL

 
2014 Festival News
Past Festival Photos,
 Slide Shows & videos

 

DISCUSSION GROUP
Join our discussions
about the instrument

 

 

 

The JHG on FaceBook


JHG Newsletters
ONLINE NEWSLETTER
News & Info
Columns & Articles
Over a Decade of Past Issues

 

JEW'S HARP GUILD
INFORMATION

About the Jew's Harp Guild
History of the Jew's Harp
How to Play the Jew's Harp
Pictorial Archive
Reference Information

 

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Tips & Tidbits

 

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We encourage the participation of people interested
in other unique musical instruments.




 

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