The Earth Harp Turns The Environment Into An Instrument #MusicMonday

via Bobby Owsinski’s Blog

Have you ever seen an instrument that’s so large that the audience experiences it from inside the instrument? If not, then meet the Earth Harp, an instrument that turns the environment into an integral component. It’s been named the “longest stringed instrument in the world” by Guinness World Records.

Invented by William Close about 20 years ago, each Earth Harp adapts to its surroundings. On its first incarnation Close ran strings about 1,000 feet from one side of a valley to the other, where four large resonators and bridge about the size of a 2 grand pianos were mounted to the ground.

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