Alaska Teachers

Please see our main Harp Teacher List page for other states, and for more information on how to use this list.

Some teachers who live in neighboring states may be listed at the bottom of this page.

Here's what the icons below indicate:

teaches online Teaches through Skype, FaceTime, Zoom or other online programs

teaches both lever and pedal harp Teaches both lever and pedal harp

only teaches lever harp Teaches only lever harp

only teaches pedal harp Teaches only pedal harp

teaches all ages Teaches all ages

teaches only children and teens Teaches only children and teens

teaches only teens and adults Teaches only teens and adults

Here is a list of our harp teachers in Alaska organized by zip code.


Anchorage, AK

Joanna Mergler Mayer

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Joanna teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype, FaceTime, and Zoom. She will travel to the homes of local students. She is the Harp Coach for the Alaska Youth Orchestras. Joanna teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and orchestral music. No previous musical training is required. She also teaches arranging, improvisation, and music theory, and offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. Joanna studied with Margo Britch and has been teaching since 1986.