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An opening instrumental and video sequence from Harp Guitars: A Musical Journey. Historical photos courtesy of Harp guitar by Stephen Wishnevsky, modified by John Riley.

James Taylor's "Close Your Eyes" on a 1914 Gibson Style U harp guitar.

Noel Paul Stookey's "Right Field" on the only known example of a F.W. Walton baritone harp guitar, probably built between 1896 and 1900.

Neil Young's "Don't Let It Bring You Down" on a 2001 Wishnevsky Bighead, the first harp guitar this North Carolina luthier ever built.

The story of the Dyer harp guitar, designed by Christopher Knutsen and built by the legendary Larson brothers, and a demo on a Dyer Style 4 from 1914. Historical photos courtesy of

"Please Listen," music by Stephen Bennett in honor of Japanese harp guitarist Hirokatsu Takai, who died unexpectedly in 2019. Performed and recorded at the 17th Harp Guitar Gathering in Mooresville, NC.

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