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West Virginia Teachers

West Virginia Teachers

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

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.

Here's what the icons below indicate:

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


24901
Lewisburg, WV

(Covington VA
Ronceverte WV)
Leah Trent - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
leahharp@aol.com - www.liveharpmusic.com
Leah teaches private lessons for children and adults at the Performing Arts Hall, Carnegie Hall in West Virginia. She teaches all levels of lever harp, and beginning and intermediate pedal harp. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps for rent to her students. Leah specializes in Celtic and religious music, and also teaches arranging and improvisation, and classical, orchestral, pop, folk, Renaissance and early music. She offers recitals and harp ensembles for her students. She has Bachelors and Masters degrees in music, and has been teaching since 1980.
"If you have always wanted to play the harp, now is the time! I welcome students of all ages, and abilities. It is not necessary for you to know how to read music to play the harp."
25304
Charleston, WV

Laura Hoffman - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(503) 370-4997 -
lhoffman@phrl.org - www.facebook.com/HarpistLauraHoffman
Laura teaches private lessons for children and adults at her studio. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. Laura teaches classical, orchestral, and religious music. She offers recitals and a harp circle for her students. As well as teaching in English, she also teaches in Spanish. She has a Masters of Music in harp performance, and is a licensed Kindermusik Educator. Laura has been teaching since 1992.
"I will make arrangements of your favorite sacred pieces and play them with you at your church."
25411
Berkeley Springs, WV

(Shepherdstown WV, Chambersburg PA)
Dr. Tula Ruggiero - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(304) 582-0469 -
coolharpist@gmail.com - www.coolharp.com
Tula teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio, and at the Shepherd University Preparatory Program. She also teaches through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She has both lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. Tula teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical and folk music. She provides recitals and harp ensembles for her students. She has a Bachelor's of Music from Montclair State, a Masters of Music (Pedagogy) from Shenandoah, and a Doctors of Music degree from Florida State University. She also has a Graduate Certificate from Music of the Americas. She has studied with Mary Roman, Gretchen Van Hoesen, Elizabeth Blakeslee, and Andre Tarantiles.
"I welcome students of all ages, levels, and interests to my studio. I prepare students for concerts, auditions, and competitions, and also teach those who play for personal enjoyment."
26505
Morgantown, WV

Christine Mazza - lever harp and pedal harp - all levels
(304) 598-2569 -
christinemazza.harpist@gmail.com - www.christinemazzaharpist.com
Christine teaches private and group lessons for children and adults at her studio and at West Virginia University. She also teaches through Skype. No previous musical training is required. She has lever harps and pedal harps for rent to her students. Christine teaches all musical styles, specializing in classical music, as well as composition, arranging, improvisation, and music theory. She offers harp ensembles, recitals, visiting harp Master Classes, and public informal performing opportunities for her students. Christine studied with Lucile Jennings and Alice Chalifoux and has a BFA in Music Education and an MM in Harp Performance. She has been teaching since 1976.
"I'd like to say I can make learning the harp easier and more interesting for you."