My newest instrument, got it yesterday. An Ashbury Autoharp. Great craftsmanship, a real quality instrument. I still have a way to go before I can play this in public, but the texture is highly atmospheric and sparkly, and I think I might end up using it a lot. It has been used in folk/country settings, famously by June Carter Cash, but works well in many other styles, like the New Weird America trend, Dream Pop, all kinds of Psychedelica, Ambient and what ever other strange names critics have come up with to describe music…

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