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California Teachers Zip 91000-91999

California Teachers Zip 91000-91999

We have so many teachers in California, we have had to split the list into several parts. Please be sure to check our other California lists for other zip codes close to you.

This is the list of our harp teachers in California in zip codes 91000 through 91999.
Click the links below for other California zip codes:
90000-90999
92000-93999
94000-94199
95000-96199

Please see our main Harp Teachers 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.

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Teaches both lever and pedal harp Teaches all ages
Teaches only lever harp Teaches through
Skype or FaceTime
Teaches only children and teens
Teaches only pedal harp Teaches only teens and adults


91001
Altadena, CA

(La Canada,
Pasadena)
Kate Loughrey - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(760) 845-0693 -
kate@californiaharpist.com - www.californiaharpist.com
Kate teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. Kate teaches all music styles, specializing in classical and jazz. She offers recitals and ABRSM Harp and Theory Exam prep. She has a Masters of Music degree from Peabody Conservatory and an FRSM (Fellow of the Royal Schools of Music) degree. She studied with Carrol McLaughlin, Ruth Inglefield, and Joann Turovsky.

91016
Monrovia, CA

(Los Angeles,
Pasadena)
Bonnie Mohr - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(626) 357-0355 -
harpsong1@gmail.com - www.bonnieharpsong.com
Bonnie teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, and at Azusa Pacific University and Cal Poly Pomona. She also teaches through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Bonnie teaches all music styles, specializing in classical, pop, Celtic, religious and therapy music. She also teaches improvisation and arranging. She offers recitals, harp ensembles, and the Certificate of Merit program to her students. She has a Masters in Harp Music Performance and a California Teaching Credential.  Bonnie is the author of several books: Colorful Adventures on the Harp, Colorful Christmas Carols, and Mohr Adventures on the Harp, Book 2.  She has been teaching since 1984.

91016
Monrovia, CA

Aedan MacDonnell - lever harp - all levels
(818) 939-4313 -
harp@harpmuse.com - www. HarpMuse.com
Aedan teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio and at a music store. She also teaches through Skype. She teaches lever harp and wire-strung harp. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Aedan specializes in teaching Celtic and healing/meditation music, as well as folk music, arranging, and improvisation. She has studied with Deborah Friou, Maire ni Chathasaigh, and the Cairde na Cruite harp center in Ireland.. She has been teaching since 2000.
"Lessons are tailored for the student; we go at your speed. I teach to read music and play by ear. Basic music theory is also incorporated into the lessons in way that's fun and easy to understand."

91024
Sierra Madre, CA

(Pasadena, Arcadia)
Melanie Podley - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(626) 660-4823 -
melanie@podley.net - www.musicoftheharp.com
Melanie 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. Melanie teaches arranging and improvisation, and classical, orchestral, modern, pop, jazz, Celtic folk, early, and religious music. She offers theory classes and opportunities to perform as interested. She has a B.A. in Music Education and Music Applied, and a California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. She has been teaching since 2005.
91104
Pasadena, CA

Carolyn Sykes - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(626) 791-6262 -
carolyn@pacificharps.com - www.pacificharps.com
Carolyn teaches private lessons for children and adults at the Pacific Harps Studio and Showroom, as well as through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She has both lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. Carolyn teaches all music styles, specializing in classical and jazz music. She offers recitals, harp ensembles, harp circles, and theory classes for her students. She has a Masters of Fine Arts degree in Harp Performance, and has been teaching since 1977.
"My teaching philosophy includes finding the joy in learning and playing the harp, while developing the skills, tools and knowledge to do so to the best of your ability. Learn on your favorite music!"

91208
Glendale, CA

(Pasadena,
Los Angeles)
Alison Bjorkedal - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(213) 952-5977 -
alison@alisonbjorkedal.com - www.alisonbjorkedal.com
Alison 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. Alison specializes in classical and modern music, and also teaches composition, arranging, improvisation, and orchestral, pop, early, religious, and therapy music. She offers recitals for her students. She has Bachelors and Masters degrees in Music, and a Doctor of Musical Arts. 
"I emphasize a solid, healthy technique, with tips and strategies for effective practice to help you achieve your goals -- from a professional career to playing for personal enjoyment."

91214
La Crescenta, CA

(Los Angeles,
Glendale)
Angela Tarbet Knowlton - lever harp - all levels, and pedal harp - intermediate
(818) 957-8432 -
angknow@aol.com
Angela teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. Angela teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and pop music. She offers recitals. She has a BA in Music, Harp Performance, and has been teaching since 1975.
"I love sharing my musical knowledge and skills, hoping to inspire my students to strive to do their best and deepen their own appreciation for the harp and the vast world of music. I play regularly at my church, using my lever harp while directing our choir. I love to sing and play together. I also teach piano and voice lessons to all ages."
91328
Northridge, CA

(Los Angeles)
Stephanie Bennett - lever harp, pedal harp and electric harp- all levels
(818) 377-4085 - www.harpworld.com/lessons.html

Stephanie 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. Stephanie teaches all musical styles, specializing in arranging and improvisation. She offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. She has a Bachelors of Music in Harp with High Distinction from the University of Michigan, and is a member of the Music Teacher's Association of California. She studied with Ruth Clark (a student of Salzedo) at UM. She also studied pop and jazz at the Dick Grove School of Music. She has been teaching since 1985.
"Finding your own creativity is emphasized. Music theory and ear-training are included in lessons."

91350
Santa Clarita, CA

(San Fernando Valley, Antelope Valley)
Abby Pikop McMillen - lever harp and pedal harp - beginning
(661) 993-3384 -
jasonandabby@gmail.com
Abby teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. Piano or music reading preferred for new students, but not required. She has both lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. Abby teaches all musical styles, and has been teaching since 2001. 
91351
Canyon Country, CA

Elizabeth Huston - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(360) 305-7825 -
EHharpist@gmail.com
Elizabeth teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio in Canyon Country, CA (a suburb of Los Angeles). She also teaches through Skype. No previous musical training is required. Elizabeth teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and pop. She offers recitals, harp ensembles and theory classes for her students. She has a Masters of Music degree, and is Suzuki Certified. She studied with Elizabeth Hainen, Heidi Lehwalder, Jill Whitman and Judy Loman, and has been teaching since 2003.
"I teach all levels, ages, and styles, both in studio and through Skype. I hold my students to high standards, but also insist that we have fun!"
91364
Woodland Hills, CA

(Los Angeles, Ventura County)
Michelle Whitson Stone - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(818) 888-2661 -
michelle@harpworksmusic.com - www.harpworksmusic.com
Michelle 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. Michelle teaches all music styles, specializing in classical and pop music. She offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. She studied Music at the University of Kansas and has continued her studies through the Berklee School of Music and Moorpark College. She plans to ultimately pursue a Masters in Music Education. She studied with Dr. Carrol McLaughlin, Stella Castelucci and Harvi Griffin, and has been teaching since 1998.
"I enjoy teaching students of all ages and backgrounds. Getting to know each student individually and learning their particular learning style is a fascinating process to me."

91505
Burbank, CA

(Los Angeles, Glendale)
Katrina Saroyan - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(818) 848-5353 -
katrinasaroyan@yahoo.com - www.katrinaharpist.com
Katrina teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. She has both lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. Katrina teaches all musical styles, specializing in improvisation and classical music. She has played professionally for 25 years and has been teaching since 1985.
"I have worked steadily as a professional harpist in the greater Los Angeles area for 25 years. I have taught over 1,000 students with 25 years of experience as a teacher."
91604
Studio City, CA

(Los Angeles)
Maria Casale - pedal harp - intermediate to professional
(818) 762-9111 -
mariacasaleharp@hotmail.com
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.
91711
Claremont, CA

(Inland Empire,
desert communities)
Mary Dropkin - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(909) 626-8457 -
arrfa@aol.com
Mary teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. She also teaches at Pomona College and the University of Redlands. No previous musical training is required. She is especially accomodating to home-school students. She has lever harps for rent to her students. She teaches a wide variety of styles and types of music, and specializes in pedal harp. She also has a harp ensemble and extra theory lessons for her students. Mary has a Bachelors of Music degree in harp Performance from USC.

91765
Diamond Bar, CA

(Pasadena, Anaheim)
Cynthia Artish - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(909) 861-6760 -
harp@cynthiaartish.com - www.cynthiaartish.com
Cynthia teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, and at the Folk Music Center in Claremont, CA. She also teaches at national and international harp conferences and music festivals as well as through Skype. No previous musical training is required. Cynthia has lever harps for rent to her students. She teaches all musical styles and specializes in teaching composition, arranging, and improvisation for lever harps. She offers harp ensembles and recitals for her students. She also give technique make-over sessions and studies of body ergonomics. She has certificates from Orff Schulwerk, Dalcroze, Harp Teaching Master, and Irish Harp College. She has studied with Kim Robertson, Deborah Henson-Conant, Janet Harbison, Alfredo Ortiz, and Paul Dooley. She has been teaching since 1987. "Students train in imaginative, artistic musical expression and innovative skills. Technique Make-over kits and creative study guides enhance student success with Intuitive Harp; Play to Learn method."

91941
San Diego, CA

(Temecula CA,
Tijuana, Mexico)
Tasha Smith Godinez - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(619) 300-6228 -
Lessons@sandiegoharpacademy.com - www.sandiegoharpacademy.com
Tasha teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio, as well as through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She has both lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. As well as teaching in English, she also teaches in Spanish. Tasha teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and modern music. She offers recitals, harp ensembles, theory classes, and a Summer Chamber Music Camp. She has Bachelors and Masters degrees in Harp Performance, and a Performance Diploma, Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris, France. She studied with Isabelle Perrin and Susan Allen, and has been teaching since 2007.