Teachers by Last Name: C

12866

Saratoga Springs, NY
(Albany, Oneonta)

Karlinda Caldicott

Lever and double-strung harps - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Karlinda teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio and at the College of Saint Rose, Hartwick College, and the Westminster Presbyterian Church. Karlinda also has an active online harp studio, currently teaching her students via Skype and Facebook Messenger (sorry, no Facetime). No previous musical training is required. Karlinda teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and orchestral music. She has been teaching since 2000 and, when possible, offers annual recitals for her students. She has a Bachelors of Music in Harp Performance, and studied with Corkey Christman and Alice Chalifoux.

"I'm not a double-strung player, but I currently have 2 double-strung students who seem to be doing well. I sometimes have 1 or 2 harps to rent, but don't have a rental service."

 

38863

Pontotoc, MS

June Caldwell

Lever harp - beginning to intermediate

June teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype, FaceTime, and Zoom. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. June teaches all musical styles, specializing in Celtic and modern music. June studied with Laurie Riley and Lorinda Jones, and has degrees in Elementary, Gifted, and Early Childhood Education. She has been teaching since 2015.

"I teach in a relaxed, non-judgmental atmosphere. Lessons should be fun, and students should feel free to make mistakes and ask questions."

 

90016

Los Angeles, CA

Madison Calley

Lever harp - beginning to intermediate
Pedal harp - all levels

Madison teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. She will also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. Madison teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical, orchestral, modern and pop music. She studied with Jeanne Chalifoux, and has been teaching since 2016.

"Start before you're ready, because everything you want in life is on the other side of fear."

 

97520

Ashland, OR
(Medford OR)

Celia Canty

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Celia teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as at the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. Celia teaches classical, pop, Celtic, folk, therapy and religious music. She offers harp ensembles and theory classes. She has a BA with Single Subject Music Teaching Credential, and an MA in Piano Performance. She has been teaching since 1988.

 

92037

La Jolla, CA
(San Diego)

Chiara Capobianco

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Chiara teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studios in La Jolla and in San Diego. She offers online lessons through Skype, Zoom, Messenger, and WhatsApp. She'll also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Chiara teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical, modern, pop, and Celtic music. She also teaches composition, arranging, improvisation, and music theory. She has a Harp master degree from the conservatory of music in Milan, Italy. Chiara teaches in English, Spanish, Italian and German, and has been teaching since 2000.

 
Chiara Capobianco

02135

Brighton, MA

Lethicia Caravello

Lever harp - beginning
Pedal harp - all levels

Lethicia teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. Lethicia teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and orchestral music. She also teaches music theory, and offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. As well as English, she also teaches in Portugese, French, and Spanish. She studied with Nicole Brubaker Brady, and has a Bachelor degree and Suzuki Teacher Training Unit 1 through 3.

"Music is what inspires me everyday, and I love being able to share it with others through performance and teaching. I believe the learning of music affects all areas of life and that with it comes a great sense of fulfillment and happiness."

 

62650

Jacksonville, IL

Devon Carpenter

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Devon teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. No previous musical training is required. Devon teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and pop music. She offers recitals, harp ensembles, and ABRSM or Trinity Exams for her students. She has a BA in Music and has been teaching since 1999.

 

07017

East Orange, NJ
(New York, Montclair)

Robbin Gordon Cartier

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Robbin teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. She also teaches at a variety of schools, and at the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. She has both lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. Robbin teaches all music styles, specializing in classical and religious music. She also offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. She has a BA in Music Education, and an MA in Harp Performance, and has been teaching since 1985.

"If you have the desire to learn how to play the harp and you are willing to work to fulfill this dream, you can learn how to play the harp!"

 
Robbin Gordon Cartier

91604

Studio City, CA
(Los Angeles)

Maria Casale

Pedal harp - intermediate to professional levels

Maria teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio and at Pepperdine University. She does not teach beginners. Maria teaches classical, orchestral, modern, and religious music. She has Bachelors of Arts and Masters of Music degrees.

 

57104

Sioux Falls, SD
(Mitchell SD, Sioux County IA)

Marian Casey

Lever harp - beginning to intermediate
(952) 240-2328

Marian teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, and at Dakota Wesleyan University (Mitchell) and Dordt College (Sioux Center). No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Marian specializes in folk and religious music, and also teaches arranging and improvisation, and classical, orchestral, Celtic, early, and religious music. She offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students, and the opportunity to join in her hospice and care home ministry. She has a BA and a Master's of Music, and has been teaching since 2012. She studied with Frances Miller and Anna Vorhes.

"I actively encourage my harp students to play in music groups at their school or church, and I gladly collaborate with directors to adapt or create harp parts appropriate for each student's ability."

 

27517

Chapel Hill, NC
(Raleigh-Durham)

Pavelid Castaneda

Lever and South American harps - all levels
(631) 332-0555 - Pavelid@Hotmail.com

Pavelid teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at his studio and at a church. He will also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. Pavelid specializes in South American and modern music, and also teaches improvisation and classical, folk, religious, and healing / meditation music. He offers recitals to his students. As well as teaching in English, he also teaches in Spanish. He has a BA in Music Education and an NC License, and has been teaching since 1994. He studied with Alfredo Rolando Ortiz and Carols Rojas.

 
Pavelid Castaneda

07631

Englewood, NJ

Ardis Cavin

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Ardis teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, and at Bergen Community College. She also teaches through Skype, and will travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Ardis teaches all musical styles, as well as composition, arranging, improvisation and music theory. She offers harp ensembles, recitals, harp circles, and summer camps for her students. She has a Master's degree from Indiana Universtiy, and New Jersey Music Certification grades 1-12. Ardis studied with Mildred Dilling and has been teaching since 1980.

"Ardis Cavin is a patient and fun-loving teacher who will guide you in achieving your harp goals - whether playing for fun and relaxation or Carnegie Hall! I am also a professional musician performing in weddings, restaurants and special occasions in New York and New Jersey."

 
Ardis Cavin

County Armagh, NORTHERN IRELAND
BT61 9DW

Armagh

Simon Chadwick

Wire-strung and historical harps - all levels

Simon teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at his studio, as well as through Skype. He also teaches at the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. He has harps for rent to his students. Simon specializes in traditional, Celtic, folk, and early music and also teaches composition, improvisation and arranging. He offers recitals and theory classes for his students as well as tea and coffee! He has been teaching since 2001.

 

02135

Boston, MA

Mairi Chaimbeul

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Mairi teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio and at the homes of local students. She also teaches through Skype. No previous musical training is required. Mairi teaches all musical styles, specializing in jazz, Celtic and folk music. She also teaches composition, arranging, improvisation, and music theory. She has a BM in Performance and Professional Music, Summa Cum Laude, from Berklee College of Music. She minored in Theory of Jazz and Popular Music.

"Looking forward to exploring your goals and interests in music through the harp."

 

07871

Sparta, NJ
(Dover, Rockaway)

Cecilia Parker Chartoff

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels
(973) 726-8831 - cparker@harptones.com

Cecilia teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, and will also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. Cecilia teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and Celtic music. She offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. Besides teaching in English, she also teaches in Spanish. She has a Bachelor's of Music specialization in harp performance in Argentina. She also has Le Di Plome d'Execution from Ecole Normale In Paris, France. She studied with Micheline Kahn and Pierre Jarmet, and has been teaching since 1995.

"I started my education in Argentina and received a scholarship to study at the Ecole Normale in Paris. I was the principal harpist for the Entre Rios Symphony Orchestra. I had been teaching at a college level in Argentina prior to coming to the USA. I am a certified Spanish teacher in NJ. I currently perform with the Sussex County Community Orchestra and play at weddings and events."

 

94306

Palo Alto, CA

Marjorie Chauvel

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels
(650) 493-4519 - chauvel@comcast.net

Marjorie teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio and at Stanford University. Some prior musical knowledge is required, either on piano or from a good music teacher. Marjorie teaches classical, orchestral, and modern music, and offers recitals for her students. She had a 4 year scholarship at Curtis Institut of Music in Philadelphia and studied with Florence Lyons, Marietta Bitter and Carlos Salzedo. She has been teaching since 1935.

"I have taught at S.F. State University for 20 years, at the Univ. of the Pacific for 4 years, and Stanford University for 50 years. I only take serious music students and most of my private students have stayed with me for 10 years."

 

12603

Poughkeepsie, NY

Jeannie Kern Chenette

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Jeannie teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, and at a college. She also teaches through Skype. New students need to be able to read music. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Besides teaching lever and pedal harp, she also teaches wire-strung Celtic harp and South American harp. Jeannie specializes in Celtic and classical music, and also teaches arranging and improvisation, and orchestral, folk, early, and South American music. She offers harp ensembles and harp circles for her students. She has a Bachelors of Music Education from Butler University and a Masters of Music in Harp Performance from the New England Conservatory.

"Love of music and the harp is my motivation; your enjoyment and edification is my goal as a teacher. I use variety of genres to broaden the performance experience."

 

90805 and 93614

Long Beach and Coarsegold, CA
(Los Angeles, Orange County)

Ellie Choate

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Ellie teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio and at CSU Long Beach, CSU Fullerton, and UC Irvine. She also gives lessons through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She specializes in classical and pop music, but also teaches arranging and orchestral, Celtic, and folk music. Ellie has a Bachelors of Arts degree in piano performance and an Masters of Arts in harp performance. She has been teaching since 1980.

"I devise an individual course of study for each learner, choosing music of various genres according to the musical abilities and needs of the individual. I frequently write arrangements that are geared to the learner's musical taste and ability."

 
Ellie Choate

02818

East Greenwich, RI
(Providence)

Heather Cianciolo

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels
(401) 884-3881 - Harpheather@cox.net

Heather teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as at the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Heather specializes in classical, pop, Celtic and folk music. She offers recitals and a harp circle for her students. She has studied with Salzman and Curcio, and has been teaching since 1995.

 

34236

Sarasota, FL

Giuseppina Ciarla

Lever and triple-strung harps - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Giuseppina teaches private and lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical, jazz, and orchestral music. Giuseppina also teaches arranging and music theory, and offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. She teaches in Italian as well as English, and has been teaching since 1996. Giuseppina has the following degrees: Conservatorio di Musica from Italy, Bachelor's and Master's degrees from U of A. She is also a Certified Suzuki Method instructor.

"Giuseppina is the principal harpist of the Sarasota Opera, an accomplished solo, chamber and orchestral musician. Giuseppina maintains a harp studio in Sarasota where she is dedicated to sharing her years of experience and knowledge. She will inspire, nurture and guide you in the wonderful and exciting journey of learning to play the harp. Expression, musicality and a strong technical foundation are the core of Giuseppina's teaching philosophy while encouraging each student to bring out the best of themselves in their own creativity."

 

78539

Edinburg, TX

Sylvia Clark

Pedal harp - all levels

Sylvia teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, and specializes in beginning pedal harp. She will also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. Sylvia teaches classical, orchestral, pop, and folk music, as well as improvisation. She offers recitals for her students. She has a BA in Music History, and MA in Music (thesis option).

 

55113

St. Paul, MN
(Minneapolis)

Stephanie Claussen

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Stephanie teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. She teaches all levels of lever harp, and beginning and intermediate pedal harp. No previous musical training is required. Stephanie specializes in Celtic and early music, and also teaches arranging and classical, folk, and religious music. She has a Bachelor's of Music in Harp Performance, and has been teaching since 2011.

 

11215

Brooklyn, NY

Liann Cline

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Liann teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She specializes in classical music, and also teaches orchestral, modern, pop, Celtic, folk, therapy, and religious music. Liann studied with Joan Raeburn Holland, Elizabeth Richter, and Bridgett Stuckey, and has a Master of Music in harp performance. She has been teaching since 2014.

"I'm a very warm and enthusiastic person and my teaching style is structured and supportive."

 

12533

Hopewell Junction, NY

Candace Coates

Lever harp - all levels

Candace teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, and also through Skype, FaceTime, and Zoom. She is a harp instructor for SUNY Dutchess School of Music. She specializes in teaching adults and seniors who are beginners. No previous musical training is required. She can help students find harps for rent. Candace specializes in Celtic and folk. She has been teaching since 1994.

"Here's a testimonial from one of my students: 'If it were not for your approach for teaching the harp, I know that I would not be progressing as well as I have in such a short time. Thanks for your friendship and commitment to helping me to become a good quality harper' Mrs. B."

 

72202

Little Rock, AR

Alisa Coffey

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Alisa teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. Alisa teaches all musical styles, and offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. She has a Master's of Music degree, and has been teaching since 2009.

 

97420

Coos Bay, OR
(North Bend)

Lynda Cole

Lever and cross-strung harps - beginning to advanced
Pedal harp - beginning

Lynda teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. Lynda specializes in improvisation and teaching singer songwriters. She also teaches arranging, composition, and pop, blues, Celtic, folk, South American, and therapy music. She was a music major for 3 years at college, and has been teaching since 1995.

"I like to make learning the harp fun. I adapt the teaching method to the interests of the student. I am also a nurse and teach mindfulness based stress relief."

 

89431

Reno, NV
(Lake Tahoe)

Beverly Colgan

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Beverly teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio. New students must be able to read easy treble clef music. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Beverly teaches classical, orchestral, pop, Celtic, folk, country and religious music. She offers recitals, harp ensembles and harp circles for her students. She has a Master's degree in Harp Performance, and has been teaching since 1975. She studied with Marcella DeCray, Anne Adams and Catherine Michel. Bev is Principal Harpist for the Reno Philharmonic and the AVA Ballet Orchestra.

 
Beverly Colgan

30269

Peachtree City, GA

Ashley Collins

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Ashley teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as at the Atlanta Harp Center and Flat Creek Baptist Church. She will travel to the homes of local students, and also teaches through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Ashley teaches all music styles, specializing in classical and folk music. She also teaches composition, arranging, improvisation and music theory, and offers harp ensembles and recitals. She has a BM in Harp Performance, and has been teaching since 2009.

"I teach with a focus on nurturing and creating a complete musician, with emphasis on proper technique, a sound theory understanding and attention to dynamic performing."

 
Ashley Collins

77098

Houston, TX

Megan Conley

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Megan teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. Megan teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical, orchestral, pop, and folk music. She has Bachelors and Masters degrees in Music from Rice University, and a Diplome Superieur from L'Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris. She studied with Paula Page, Isabelle Perrin, Alice Chalifoux, Joan Holland, and Delaine Fedson, and has been teaching since 2002.

"Megan Conley is the Principal Harpist with the Houston Symphony."

 

33328

Davie, FL
(Ft. Lauderdale Hollywood)

Charlene Conner

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels
(954) 472-3328 - cccharp@bellsouth.net

Charlene teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Charlene teaches arranging and classical, orchestral, modern, pop, Celtic, folk and religious music. She offers recitals, harp ensembles, and harp circles. Charlene studied with Alice Chalifoux, Jeanne Chalifoux, Edna Phillips, and Margarita Montero. She has a Bachelor's of Music from Peabody Conservatory, and has been teaching since 1980.

"I strive to give students a solid foundation by combining exercises and pieces they can enjoy. It is a journey that is both challenging and rewarding and I cater to each person's individual needs and desires. I teach all ages and levels and provide performance options. However, some adult students just want to play for their own pleasure and that is OK! We all play because we love the harp and the sounds it makes. The journey of learning to play should be enjoyable and I strive to make the learning process fun."

 

40502

Lexington, KY

Elaine Humphreys Cook

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Elaine teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio. She also teaches at University of Kentucky (Lexington), Centre College (Danville), and the Lexington Talent Education Association. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Elaine teaches classical and orchestral music, and offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. As well as teaching in English, she also teaches in Chinese. She has Bachelor's and Master's degrees in harp performance from the San Francisco Conservatory, and CMM from University of Cincinnati. She has Suzuki teacher training in harp and violin, and Progression of Classics for harp. She studied with Gillian Sella Benet, Caitriona Yeats, Edward Druzinsky, and Marcella DeCray, and has been teaching since 1978.

"Teaching is inspiring as I journey with individuals, developing technical and musical skills. I am happy to combine music that furthers progress, along with personal preferences of the student."

 
Elaine Humphreys Cook

37064

Nashville, TN
(New York NY, Franklin TN)

Kirsten Agresta Copely

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Kirsten teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio and at Sarah Lawrence College. She also teaches through Skype. Basic music theory and ability to read music is required for new students. Kirsten specializes in classical and pop music, and also teaches arranging and improvisation and orchestral, modern, pop, rock and roll, folk, and therapy music. She has Bachelors of Music and Masters of Music degrees from Indiana University School of Music, and has studied with Susann McDonald and Nancy Allen. Kirsten has been teaching since 1987.

 

84003

Highland, UT

Jessica Cordner

Lever harp - beginning to intermediate
Pedal harp - beginning to intermediate

Jessica teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. She will also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. Jessica teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical music. She also teaches music theory and offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. Jessica has a Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance and is Suzuki Method Certified. She has been teaching since 2011.

"Learning to play the harp has always been my passion, and I am so excited to share that with you! I am currently accepting new students into my harp studio."

 

55422

Minneapolis, MN
(St. Paul)

Reuben L. Correa

Lever and wire-strung harps - all levels

Reuben teaches private lessons for children and adults at his studio, and at the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. Reuben specializes in Celtic and classical music, and also teaches composition, arranging, improvisation, and therapy and folk music. He offers a harp circle for his students. He has a Bachelor's of Music degree from Bethel University, and is a composer and a recording artist. He studied with Ann Ransom of the Minnesota Orchestra, and Francis Miller of the University of Minnesota. He has been teaching since 1991.

"I have been teaching harp for over 25 years. My students have gone on to become professionals in recording, teaching, therapy, and just for the pure pleasure of playing this beautiful instrument."

 

48823

Lansing, MI

Belle Coty

Pedal harp - all levels

Belle teaches private lessons for children and adults at the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. She teaches classical and orchestral music, and music theory. Belle is currently a Music Performance student at MSU, and has studied with Sister Mary Margaret, Beth Colpean, and Chen-Yu Huang. She has been teaching since 2017.

 

77450

Houston, TX
(Sugarland, Katy)

Hope Cowan

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Hope teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as at the University of St. Thomas Preparatory School and Alief School District. No previous musical training is required. Hope specializes in classical and orchestral music, and also teaches modern, pop, Celtic, folk and religious music, as well as composition and arranging. She offers harp ensembles, recitals, and theory classes for her students. She has a Masters of Music from Rice University.

"My goal for my students is that they develop a solid technical foundation, expressive musicality, and the ability to share their love of music with others."

 

22902

Charlottesville, VA

Brenda Bowen Cox

Lever and double-strung harps - all levels
(479) 445-0240 - bbmusician@gmail.com

Brenda teaches private and group lessons for all ages at her studio. Long distance learning is also available through Skype, FaceTime, or Zoom. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Brenda teaches all learning styles and genres of music, specializing in Celtic music, therapeutic music, theory and arranging. She has degrees in Music Education, Education, and Audiology. She is a Certified Music Practitioner, and has been teaching since 1992. She studied with Elaine Cook, Maire ni Chathasaigh and Deborah Henson-Conant.

"I can work with those who have "exceptionalities" such as arthritic hands, etc. As my Suzuki training stated, every person can."

 

60188

Carol Stream, IL
(Chicagoland area)

Sharon Crabbe

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Sharon teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. She will also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. She has both lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. Sharon teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and orchestral music and music theory. She offers recitals and harp ensembles. She has Bachelor's of Music Performance and Education, and is Suzuki Certified at all levels. She studied with Mary Jo Green, Marjorie Tyre, and Charles Kleinstuber, and has been teaching since 1976.

 
Sharon Crabbe

65197

Weisbaden
(Mainz)

Valerie Cribbs

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels
(611) 205-9635 - pullingstrings@web.de

Valerie teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Valerie teaches all musical styles, and offers recitals, harp ensembles, and harp circles. She teaches in English or auf Deutsche. She has Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Harp Performance, and is Suzuki Teacher certified through Book 2. She studied with Beverly Myrow, Shirley Blankenship, Frances Tietov, and Kathy Kienzle. She has been teaching since 1981.

"Harp is an amazing instrument that anyone can learn to play. Together we will discuss your goals for harp learning and develop the path to achieve them, learning repertoire that will motivate you."

 
Valerie Cribbs

37067

Franklin, TN
(Murfreesboro, & Spring Hill)

Dr. Sarah Crocker

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Sarah teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, Hillnote Music, and is Adjunct Professor of Harp at Middle Tennessee State University and Lipscomb University. She also offers lessons via Zoom and to students in northern AL and MS. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps available to rent for her students. Sarah teaches all musical styles, arranging, music theory, and music history. Sarah offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students, as well as community performance opportunities. Sarah holds a B.M., M.M., and D.M.A. in Harp Performance with Musicology cognate and has been teaching since 1999.

"I love working with students of all ages and levels! Students are given many opportunities to perform throughout the year in studio recitals and other community performances, and my large studio gives students the chance to play in harp ensembles throughout the year."

 

22192

Woodbridge VA

David Crookston

Lever harp - beginning to intermediate
Pedal harp - beginning to intermediate

David teaches private lessons for children and adults at his studio. He will also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. He has both lever harps and pedal harps for rent to his students. David teaches all musical styles, and offers recitals, harp ensembles, and theory classes. He has an AAA in Harp Performance, and Grade 6 of the ABRSM with distinction. He has been teaching since 1998.

 

17821

Danville, PA

Julie Crystal

Lever and Paraguayan / South American harps - all levels

Julie teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio and at the Music Box and Vivace Music. She will travel to the homes of local students, and teaches through Skype. No previous musical training is required. Julie teaches South American, classical, modern, folk, pop, and religious music. She teaches arranging and improvisation, and offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. She also teaches piano and flute. Julie studied with Silvio Solis and Pedro Gaona. She teaches in Spanish or English, and has been teaching since the year 2000.

" I am a Paraguayan harpist trained by ear and a classical pianist trained at the Levine School of Music in Washington, DC. Prospective students may acquire a Paraguayan harp from a harp maker in NY or use another lever harp."

 

18966

Southampton, PA
(Philadelphia PA, Trenton NJ)

Cheryl Cunningham

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels
(215) 355-3872 - cdcharp@aol.com - www.cdcharp.com

Cheryl teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio and at Cairn University. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Cheryl teaches classical, orchestral, pop, Celtic, folk, and religious music, and offers recitals for her students. She has Bachelor's degrees in Harp and Music Education and a Master's of Music in Harp. She studied with Susann McDonald and Peter E. Eagle, and has been teaching since 1980.

 

MAUI
96753

Kihei, Maui, HI
(Kahului, Lahaina)

Bobbie Jo Curley

Lever harp - all levels

Bobbie Jo teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. She will also travel to the homes of local students. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Bobbie Jo teaches all music styles, specializing in composition and arranging. She offers recitals, harp ensembles, harp circles, and theory classes for her students. She studied with Shawna Selline, and has been teaching since 1983.

"I teach Voice, Piano, Harp, Guitar, and Theory--have been a musician since age 6. I love playing and teaching!"

 

2479

Bangalow, NSW
(Byron Bay)

Margaret Curtis

Lever harp - beginning to intermediate
Pedal harp - beginning to intermediate

Margaret teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. Margaret teaches classical and orchestral music, and offers recitals and harp ensembles. She has the following music degrees: AMusA, LMusA, TMusA, ATCL, LTCL, and FTCL. She has been teaching since 2010.

 

19075

Philadelphia PA

Mindy Cutcher

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Mindy teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Mindy teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and orchestral music. She holds recitals for her students. She has a Bachelor's of Music from Oberlin Conservatory, and has been teaching since 1997. She studied with Alice Chalifoux and Eileen Mason.

"I am classically trained in the Salzedo technique, but I teach every genre of music. Students learn the correct way, but I make lessons fun and stress-free."

 

10023

New York, NY

Sara Cutler

Pedal harp - all levels
(646) 610-2343 - saracutler@mac.com

Sara teaches private lessons for children, college age, and adults at Bard College Conservatory and Brooklyn College Conservatory. No previous musical training is required. Sara teaches classical, modern and orchestral music. She has been teaching since 1975.