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ChromAharP 15 Chord Chromaharp (RB1545) :: AutoharpStore.com

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ChromAharP® 15 Chord Summary

The most popular of the ChromAharPs®. The following chords are included - Eb, D, F7, Gm, Bb, A7, C7, Dm, F, E7, G7, Am, C, D7, G. 

The 15 chord bars provide the primary chords of seven keys.

ChromaHarp 15 Chord Autoharp
ChromaHarp 15 Chord Autoharp Unique Design
It has a sunburst finish, maple top and back and a magnificent tone chamber. It also features torsion-tight tuning pins.


Sunburst Design
The back of the body is made of maple and it also has the sunburst finish appearance.
ChromaHarp 15 Chord Autoharp
ChromaHarp 15 Chord Autoharp 15 Chord
The durable chord bars also features NYLOCK® chord bar buttons.

The Autoharp, like the piano, is a tempered scale, so the same string is used in several chords, even when perfectly in tune in one chord may sound slightly sharp or flat in another. Over time as strings loosen, use fine tuning to tighten so it can reach its limits. The first twang of a string is higher and the tone settles in after a second. Turn the tuner to 442 and attach the clip to the middle peg.
AutoHarpStore.com Expert Opinion 

The ChromAharP is an excellent instrument that helps interested players learn a zither instrument without having to make a large investment. Often schools and religious musical groups purchase the ChromAharP for youths to learn on. As the AutoHarpStore.com specialist, I would recommend its use for older children and teenagers because of the affordability and built-in durability. In fact, unlike other zither models, the ChromAharP line offers cross bracing built-in the interior’s top to help prevent warping and increase the units overall strength.

For seasoned players, we suggest purchasing an Oscar Schmidt Autoharp because it usually offers more perks (some autoharp models have fine tuning). But if you’re just starting out or selecting a unit for children/teenagers you can’t go wrong with a ChromAharP.

Learn about the difference between an Autoharp and a ChromAharP.

Product Specs

Model # RB1545
Chords 15 Chord
Front Finish Maple Top / Sunburst Design
Back Finish Maple Back / Sunburst Design
Additional Features Gloss Finish
Warranty 90 Day Limited Warranty

Note: Autoharps no longer have built in tuners. (See promotions section for available tuners)

Our products are brand new and are still in original package. They are stored in our temperature controlled warehouse to prevent any damage or warping. Our first-in first-out inventory system assures that you will receive the newest Autoharp available. We specialize in Oscar Schmidt Autoharps and accessories, so our time and energy is devoted to Autoharps. This allows us to provide our customers with the highest quality service and the best products available.

We are an authorized Oscar Schmidt dealer, so you know that we offer the best products on the market. The AutoHarp Store makes it fast and easy for you to find what you are looking for. With our easy ordering system and same day shipping*, it is easy to order and arrives quickly to your door. In order to cut costs to offer our customers the lowest prices, we do everything online. Although most people would prefer to try out a product before they purchase it, by not having a showroom or storefront, we can offer the lowest prices in the market. We have a 30-day money back guarantee if for any reason you are not 100% satisfied.

Accessories Included

Each 15 chord ChromAharP® comes complete with accessories.

History

“An American instrument of American invention.”
The Autoharp is one of the few musical instruments that can claim to be truly American in origin.

Invented in 1881 and patented in 1882, the Autoharp has had a remarkable hundred-year history. After being proclaimed “the nation’s favorite musical instrument” and then nearly fading into obscurity, the Autoharp has taken its manufacturers on an endless roller coaster of ups and downs. As a nineteenth-century parlor room favorite, it was finally replaced in popularity by the phonograph. The Autoharp did not die. It retreated to the mountains where it underwent a metamorphosis from a parlor instrument to a folk instrument. From there it came out into our schools to become a classroom feature and finally, has emerged as a popular instrument for the serious musician.



QB ID: RB1545