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How many strings are on a harp?

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09/05/2011

Harps come in many sizes.

A concert pedal harp (the kind used in orchestras) usually has 47 strings.

Some student pedal harps have 40 strings.

Large lever harps have 27 to 38 strings.

Small harps have 19 to 26 strings.