Vermont 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.

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Teaches through Skype, FaceTime, Zoom or other online programs

Teaches both lever and pedal harp

Teaches only lever harp

Teaches only pedal harp

Teaches all ages

Teaches only children and teens

Teaches only teens and adults

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


Brattleboro, VT
Springfield, MA

Rachel Clemente

Lever harp - all levels
Pedal harp - all levels

Rachel teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, and at the Community Music School of Springfield in Springfield, MA. She also teaches through Zoom, FaceTime, and Skype, and will travel to the homes of local students. Rachel teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical, Celtic, and folk music. She also teaches composition, arranging, and music theory, and offers recitals for her students. Rachel has a B.A in Traditional Scottish Music from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.



St. Johnsbury, VT

Bill Tobin

Lever harp - beginning to advanced
Pedal harp - beginning to intermediate
(802) 751-7671

Bill teaches private lessons for children and adults at his studio. No previous musical training is required. Bill teaches arranging and Celtic, folk, and classical music. He offers harp ensembles and harp circles. He studied with Stephanie Curcio, and has been teaching since 1992.



Morgan, VT
(Derby, Newport)

Chris Nicotera

Lever harp - beginning to intermediate
(802) 895-4341 -

Chris teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, and at a private studio in Derby, Vermont. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Chris specializes in Celtic and folk music, and also teaches arranging, improvisation, and therapy music. She has an Associate's degree in Contemporary Music, and Bachelor's and Master's in Music Education. She also has a Vermont Music Teaching license. She has been teaching since 1985.

"I will teach you to play solo harp as well as how to accompany voice and other instruments. I usually have harps for sale or rent. I also teach guitar specializing in classical, jazz, folk and pop."