Sheet Music Index

Kathryn Cater, Harpist, Composer Harprose.comALL the music I have published:

  • with video and audio links,
  • range and difficulty details and
  • purchasing links (click on collection titles) 

Please visit the other pages for descriptions of the music and
more notes about suitability for lever or pedal harp.

Quick Links on this page:

Levels: 1 = very easy, limited hands together
             2 = hands together, some chords, some complex rhythms
             3 = more complex left hand movement, extra techniques 
             4 = Intermediate
             5 = Moderately difficult

Ranges may be altered to fit smaller (or larger!) harps — for most songs.

(links to purchase)     Title    Range Level        Audio or Video Link     Levers, Pedals
Harping Cats and Dogs Danny Solves the Mystery F1- A5  1 video  needs D# (pre-set)
  Lullaby for Smokey E2- C5  1 Lullaby for Smokey  C Major
  Walkin’ Wally  E2-D6  2    2 #, Bfl, pedal changes, lever pre-sets no changes
  Grumpy Dreams of Flying  C1-G5  2 video   E# pre-set
  Chasing Buddy  B2-D5  2    D#, F#
  Baron’s Blues  A2-C6  3 video  pedals, lever changes: A#, F#
  Forest Friends  E2-G4  2    all naturals – A minor
  Buckwheat’s Baby A2-G4 2 Buckwheat  C Major
Soaring Strings Mourning Dove G3-B5 1 Mourning Dove C Major
  Black Bird Boogie A2-E6 1 Blackbird Boogie A minor
  Flying South A2-C5 2 video  pedal change,
lever pre-set B#
  Swallow’s Flight C2-A5 2 Swallows’ Flight pre-set G#
  Little Red Hen D2-F6 2 video pre-set B#, E#
  Swans at Sunset E3-D6 2 Swans at Sunset D#, F#
  Crows in the Corn  A1-E5 2 video  pedal change
lever: F# G# pre-sets only
  Seagull E2-F6 3 video C Major
  Chickadee Dances D2-E6 3 Chickadee G Major

Singing Wings

Little Moth D3-B4  1 video C Major, harmonics
  Moon Spinner C2-F4 video a minor, parallel 6ths
  Grasshopper’s Jig A2-C6 Grasshopper C major
  Monarch Wings F1-D6 Monarch Wings F sharp required
  Bumble’s Boogie A2-C6 video  D#, E#, G#, F#
pedal/lever slides
  Golden Swallowtail C2-C5 video C Major
  Busy Bees G2-C5 video C Major
  Green Dragonfly B1-F5 Green Dragonfly 2 sharps, A# pedal change, lever pre-set
Forever in Love With Horses The Andalusian  F1-E6  2 Andalusian  e minor, G# all harps
easy pedal, lever change
  The Arabian E2-E6 Arabian a minor, expressive
  Riding Sunflower D2-C6 Riding Sunflower  G Major, scales, chords
  The Horse in My  Dreams C2-C6 2+ Dream Horse C Major, LH movement
  Irish Pony D2-A5 2   d minor, Fifths
  Old Paint G1-G5 3

Old Paint

G Major, fingering, swing
  The Silver Unicorn C2-E6 3 Unicorn a minor, rhythm, chords
  Prancing Pony Rag D2-D6 3 Prancing Pony D Major, A# pedal & lever change
 My Gallery  Dying Tree D2-G5  3 video  2 flats or naturals
  Morning River D2-C6    2 flats or naturals
  Blackberry Winter D2-G5    1 flat or sharp
  Garden Psalm B2-F6    1 flat or sharp
  Crazy Quilt B2-A5    2 flats or naturals
  Whoo Cat B2-G5 video  2 flats or naturals
  Skyscraper D2-G5 2   2 flats or naturals
& F# or G#
  Alone on the Range B2-G5 3   F# (G Major)
  Fire! E2-G5 3+ video 2 flats or naturals
& F# or G#
A Walk in the Woods Barefoot Wanderer F3-B5  2+ video 2 flats
  In the Treetop A2-G5 2 video 1 flat
  Wildflowers D2-A 3 video 1 flat, C# pre-set, pedal change
  Salamander C2-F4 2+ video 1 flat, placements
  Fox Run E2-G5 3-4 video 1 flat, rhythmic
  The Fawns F1-G5 3 video 1 flat, dampening,
highly expressive
  Tango of the Owls A1-D6 3 video d minor, C# pre-sets
  Lady Buggedy D2-B5 3   2 flats & C#, rhythmic
  Secret Agent Super Bunny A1-D6 3   g minor, C# F# pre-sets, easy pedal/lever change
Adagios (Transciptions  Arrangements) Behold the Rose of Sharon  F2-F5 2+   T. Arne, 1 flat, easy lever/pedal changes
  Andante A2-D5   L. Von Call, 1 sharp, easy lever/pedal changes
  Sarabanda  C2-F5 3 video A. Corelli, 1 flat, easy lever/pedal changes
  Allegretto D2-A5 2+   F. Sor, Lever pre-sets,easy pedal/lever changes
  Un Poco Adagio D2-F5 2+    M. Clementi, 1 sharp, easy pedal/lever changes
  Menuetto D2-E6 2+   G. Tartini, 2 sharps,  easy pedal/lever changes
  Andante B2-F5 2   F. Sor, one flat, easy pedal changes
  Largo A2-G5 3   Anonymous, C Major, no changes
  Canon in G C2-G5 2 video Cater, Duet with keyboard or harp G Major
  Stately March C2-C6 2+   G. Finger, C Major, no changes
  Largo D2-D6 3+   A. Vivaldi, 2 sharps,  easy pedal/lever changes
  Sarabande A2-F5 2+   J. Boismortier, G Major, no changes

Northern Dances

(links to purchase) 

Medley of:
Anders-Orsa Vals
Oppa Fjellet
Paul and the Hens
Balzer Jungfrau

video link 1
video link 2
 Scandinavian Folk Music Arrangements, pedal changes between each tune, may be played individually on lever harp 
Grassy Fields Grassy Fields   4 video D Major, pedal harp or lever harp (two brief pedal changes, easily worked around)
How Great Thou Art How Great Thou Art   3+ see harp & flute version lever harp in E flat, one easy lever change. Pedal harp in D, several pedal changes
(links to purchase)   CHRISTMAS HARP SOLO  Range  Level  Audio/Video  Levers/Pedals
Noel Nouvelet   (Winter Ayres) Noel Nouvelet:
  Pedal Harp
  4 video Several pedal changes
  Noel Nouvelet:
  Lever Harp
36 string 4   Tuned to E flat,
 some lever changes
O Come All Ye Faithful O Come All Ye Faithful   4 video  Two flats, no changes
 pedal or 36 string lever harp 
(links to purchase)  HARP DUETS    Range  Level Audio/Video Levers/Pedals
 (Transciptions Arrangements)
Canon in G C2-G5 2 video G Major
Enchanted Melodies for Two Harps Flower Fairies 
Pt I  

C2-A3 or C3-A4

Videos courtesy
of Melody’s
Traditional Music
C Major
Pt II  C2-G5 2+
  Water Sprites
Pt I  
Video A Minor
Pt II E3-A5 2+
  Fairy Ring
Pt I  
Video G Major
Pt II B3-D5 2+
Pt I  
 1 Video C Major
Pt II G3-C5  2+
  Ivy Fairy
Pt I  


Video F# pre-set
Pt II A2-A5 2+
Pt I  


Video G# pre-set
Pt II F2-A5 2+
Pt I  
Video C Major 
Pt II F2-C5 2+
   Wind Spirit
Pt I  

D#, G# pre-set 

  Pt II E2-E5 2+    

The Enchanted Sea Harp Duets

Castles in the Sand
Pt I
   1+  Video  Three flats
   Pt II    3    
Pt I
   1+  Video  Two flats
   Pt II    3    
Pt I
   2  Video  Two flats and F and C sharps
   Pt II    3    
   Mami Wata
Pt I
   1+    Two flats
   Pt II    3    
   The Water Fairies
Pt I
   1+    Two flats
   Pt II    3    
  The Selkie Dance
Pt I
   1+   One flat
  Pt II    3    
Pt I
   1+   One flat
  Pt II    3+    
  The Phantom Ship
Pt I
   1+   Two flats
  Pt II    3+    
  Sea Horses
Pt I
   2   Two flats
  Pt II    3+    
  The Wave’s Lullaby
Pt I
   1+   Two flats
  Pt II   2+    
(links to purchase)  Title Range Level Audio/Video Levers/Pedals
Walking Tunes Ashgrove 36-string or full range 3+ Ashgrove Lever or Pedal harp, some changes
  Banks of Sullane/
Paiste Fionn
36-string or full range 3+ Banks Of Surlaine / Paiste Fiolin Banks – pedal changes
Paiste -Lever or Pedal harp, 2 sharps
  Simple Gifts full range 4 video Goes from 2 sharps to one sharp
Distant Ayres  Collection How Can I Keep from Singing E2-A6 4    in 2, 3 and 4 sharps, pedal harp
  Be Thou My Vision E2-G6 4  Be Thou My Vision in three and four flats, pedal harp
  Suil a Ghra/ Banish Misfortune G1-B6


4  Suil a Ghra/Banish Misfortune Suil — b minor, no changes
Banish — one sharp, no changes
Drowsy Maggie Medley Drowsy Maggie Reel/ She Moved Through the Fair, Deidre’s Fancy Slip Jig, Skye Boat Song full range Maggie Medley several keys, pedal harp
Laydye’s Delight Ladye’s Delight/
Haste to the Wedding
  4  Ladyes’Delight/ Haste to the Wedding G Major
  Mist Covered Mountains of Home   4  The Mist Covered Mountains of Home several changes
  Idir Deighric Gus Breo   4  video 2 sharps, one change
Ave Maria  (Caccini) Ave Maria (original for flute and pedal harp) full range 4+ video Goes from A flat to B flat
  Ave Maria (flute & Lever Harp)    4+   in 2 flats throughout,
modified to minimize & allow for lever changes
  Ave Maria (for violin & pedal harp)    4+   Goes from B flat to C Major 
Welcome Delightful Morn Medley of: Welcome Delightful Morn, Liberty, Morning Song, Land of Rest  A1-G6
lever edits
 5 video One sharp throughout one pedal/lever change which may be omitted
Two Favorite  Hymns Nearer, My God to Thee D2-F5 3 video F Major, pedal OR lever harp
  Rock of Ages F1-F5 3 Rock of Ages B flat Major, pedal OR lever harp
How Great Thou Art How Great Thou Art   3+ How Great Thou Art Lever in E flat, Pedal in D major (as heard in live concert recording)
Winter Ayres  Collection Inis Oirr/ Aran Boat Song   4 Inis Oir & Arran Boat Song 1 Sharp,  Pedal or Lever Harp 
  Hush My Babe/Away in a Manger   4  Hush My Babe & Away In A Manger Pedal Harp as medley, Also for Lever Harp if the pieces are performed separately. See notes on this page.
  The Month of January/When the Snow and Frost are all Over   4  video Pedal Harp
(links to purchase)   Christmas Harp and Melody Instrument  Range  Level Audio/Video  Levers/Pedals
 see also : Winter Ayres Collection (above)        
A Merry Christmas Collection The Holly and the Ivy A1-G6 4 Deck the Halls 2 sharps, pedal harp
or advanced lever harp
  Carol of the Bells E2-A6 4+ video a minor, pedal harp
  The First Noel D2-B6 3+ First Noel D Major, no pedal/lever changes
Silent Night Silent Night   3+ Silent Night Pedal version modulates from B flat to G, Lever version remains in B flat
(links to purchase) Harp AND Two Melody Instruments  Range  Level Audio/Video  Levers/Pedals
Great is Thy Faithfulness Great is Thy Faithfulness   5

link1 flute & violin

link2 flute & clarinet

Versions for Pedal or Lever
(Recorded with Pedal Harp)
RoseWynde Christmas Collection Jeanette Isabella   3+ Jeanette Isabella 1 Sharp,  Pedal or Lever Harp, no changes
  Here We Come A Wassailing Medley   4 Here We Come A-Wassailing Medley 1 Sharp to 2 sharps, Pedal or Lever Harp (see notes), no other changes
  Sussex Carol/ A Merry Christmas   4+ Sussex Carol & A Merry Christmas 1 Sharp to 3 sharps, Pedal or Lever Harp (see notes)