There was this cool castle in the book, I think it was like a giant harmonica when the wind blew it sang and they called it Castle Windsong.


Possibly The Harp of Imach Thyssel (1985) by Patricia C. Wrede, the third book in the Lyra series. There is a castle called Windsong there that makes music.

The harp had been lost for centuries until Emereck the minstrel stumbled across it in an abandoned castle. Emereck wished it had never been found at all - for all magic has its price. Nonetheless, it was one of the greatest treasures in the world of Lyra - for its music could make a dying man whole or a whole city die, according to the songs of old.

  • Now that you mention Lyra I remember Lyre being used in the book as a synomym for a type of instrument either a lute or harp possibly. – openInvent Nov 6 '18 at 21:37

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