The Harmonium Handbook provides detailed instruction in how to play, maintain, and repairthis popular devotional instrument. It also reveals the colorful history of free-reed instrumentssuch as the harmonium, which dates back to the time of Marco Polo. The story behind themodern version of the harmonium is a fascinating testimony to the love, skill, invation, andintermingling of many of the worlds great cultures.
Satyaki Kraig Brockschmidt is a former Microsoft design engineer. He offers precision, inspiration and an occasional dose of wit in sharing both his musical and technical experience with this special instrument.