wind harp


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wind harp

 (wĭnd)
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wind harp

(wɪnd)
n
(Instruments) a less common name for aeolian harp
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Noun1.wind harp - a harp having strings tuned in unisonwind harp - a harp having strings tuned in unison; they sound when wind passes over them
harp - a chordophone that has a triangular frame consisting of a sounding board and a pillar and a curved neck; the strings stretched between the neck and the soundbox are plucked with the fingers
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I recently moved to Missouri from California Central Valley and am searching for an aeolian harp, also called a wind harp. I'd greatly appreciate if anyone with information would contact me.
Perhaps not as compelling as his duo disc with Garbarek where they play to the accompaniment of a gigantic wind harp being played by the wind off the North Sea, but very attractive nonetheless.
Kite entries will be coming from as far afield as Italy and India, and among the high-profile guests will be Sim Sarak, Cambodia's minister for culture, who will be demonstrating wind harp kites.