Tanshiver "the Bard" Brynleaf was a human man living in Calaunt in the Vast around 1358 DR.[1][2]

Despite the nickname, Tanshiver was actually a sage who specialized in folklore of human cultures and music from around the Dragon Reach.[1][2] He worked from his office, known as Tanshiver's Corner, on Turncobble Street.[2]

He was also an active Harper agent.[2]



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Jeff Grubb and Ed Greenwood (1990). Forgotten Realms Adventures. (TSR, Inc), p. 80. ISBN 0-8803-8828-5.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Ed Greenwood (1993). The Code of the Harpers. (TSR, Inc), p. 71. ISBN 1-56076-644-1.