Alfred Beginning Autoharp Instruction Book Standard
Teaches different strumming patterns and how to use the low, middle, and high strings. Helps the student find logical left-hand positions on the chord bars. Appendix covers playing by ear, tuning, stringing, re-felting, and cleaning.
Homespun Learn To Play Autoharp (DVD) Standard
Taught by John Sebastian (he played autoharp on the Lovin' Spoolful hit "Do You Believe In Magic"), this DVD is a step-by-step guide to playing the Autoharp, one of the most beautiful (and easiest) traditional musical instruments. It includes detailed instruction on holding it, proper use of the chord buttons, strumming and fingerpicking techniques, and how to pick out melodies and play instrumentals in the styles of the great traditional autoharp players.