Earth Harp: The man behind the unique instruments ‘epic’ sound

The inventor of the world’s longest string instrument explains its unique and majestic sound. …

William Close is the inventor behind the Earth Harp – the world’s longest string instrument which uses architecture and landscapes to create a unique sound.

Mr Close, who has performed the giant harp all over the world, says the audiences are often left feeling like they are «inside the instrument» during his performances.