Bonnie Steinkamp (253 )874-8522 bammstein @msn.com Teaches lever and pedal harp for all ages. Harps available for rent/purchase. Directs Auburn Harp Ensemble. Certified Healing Musician providing music for hospital and hospice patients.
Alishia Joubert Bellingham (425) 821-1697 henzeharper @yahoo.com Teaches: Lever harp (rentals available) and pedal harp, all levels. Individualized lessons are based on the student's goals, whether it be preparing for college or for personal growth and enjoyment. Optional recitals are available in the community (usually nursing homes). Performs: Lever and pedal harp for weddings and other functions, as well as ensemble and orchestral work. Plays in a variety of styles, including Classical, Latin, Celtic, and Pop.
Erin Kreutz Bellingham 509-962-4614 erinkreutz.wix.com/erinkreutz erinkreutz @gmail.com Based out of Bellingham with over 20 years of experience. Using the Salzedo style/method of playing, teaches classical and Celtic music on lever and pedal harp to beginner and intermediate to advanced students.
Cynthia Kuni Carnation, WA (206) 909-5844 crkuni @hotmail.com www.cynthiakuni.com Specializes in adult beginners, first 1-3 years depending on progress. Teaches any floor models - pedal or lever - but not "lap harps." Salzedo technique. Repertoire is mainly Classical and Celtic, but strives to accommodate student's tastes.
Bonnie Steinkamp Auburn/Federal Way (253) 874-8522 bammstein @msn.com Teaches lever and pedal harp for all ages. Harps available for rent/purchase. Directs Auburn Harp Ensemble. Certified Healing Musician providing music for hospital and hospice patients.
Mark Andersen Mark has moved to Lumberton, NC but he can teach through Skype. (425) 922-6810 emarka @mac.com www.intartists.com I teach classical and jazz harp, both pedal and lever, and I play and teach the French technique. My specialty is improvisation, performance, and memorization. I accept advanced students and adults. My classical specialty is French technique.
Alison Austin Redmond and Mukilteo (425) 885-2785 AKAharp @comcast.net Lessons on lever or pedal harp for young and adult beginners, students in school orchestra programs, up to advanced students heading for college or competition. Two years piano study preferred for beginners under 11. Technique is based on the Salzedo Method, with focus on hand shape and development with relaxation and strength. Group classes in harp maintenance and theory. Ensembles, support for student in youth orchestras.
Alison Austin Redmond and Mukilteo (206) 817-8444 AKAharp @comcast.net Teaching studios: 7300 139th PL NE, Redmond, WA 98025 and also at my Salon/Studio 110 W Dayton St. suite 104, Edmonds, WA 98020 Salon phone number (425) 412-3552 Lessons on lever or pedal harp for young and adult beginners, students in school orchestra programs, up to advanced students heading for college or competition. Two years piano study preferred for beginners under 11. Technique is based on the Salzedo Method, with focus on hand shape and development with relaxation and strength. Group classes in harp maintenance and theory. Ensembles, support for student in youth orchestras.
Gwen Lyons Baker Seattle and Redmond (206) 251-0433 harpistgwen @hotmail.com Teaches all ages and abilities and includes ensemble experience for both teens and adult students.
Robin Purchas De Lanoy Sammamish (402) 850-8209 robin @robinpurchas.com www.robinpurchas.com Teaches: lever harp and pedal harp, all levels. lessons are taught based on the individual's learning style and purposes for learning the harp.
Judith Cummings Lake Forest Park, Seattle (206) 365-3561 jcharp @comcast.net Teaches: lever harp (beginner to advanced) and pedal harp (beginner to upper intermediate); all ages welcome. Teaches sound basic technique and theory for classical and Celtic music, will also teach by ear. 20 years experience. Special interest in Scottish Gaelic music and can teach Gaelic song. Performs: lever harp and pedal harp for weddings, parties, etc.; Celtic, classical, and light music.
Susi Hussong Seattle (206) 783-9493 harp4u @comcast.net Teaches children and adults on lever or pedal harp from beginning to upper intermediate level. Also works with students in school orchestras. Repertoire is mostly classical and popular but includes theory and transcribing. Ensemble opportunities and performances are available as well.
Leslie McMichael Seattle (206) 898-4972 leslieharp @comcast.net www.pluckmusic.com www.facebook.com/pluckmusic Teaches: children and adults on lever and pedal in greater Seattle, specializes in Suzuki ear training method, provides regular performance and ensemble opportunities, enjoys working with students on improv, arranging, and composition, organizes Vashon Island Harp Camp (all ages). Leslie also offers individual and group harp instruction in north Seattle through the Music Center of the Northwest at 901 North 96th Street; for more information, visit www.mcnw.org. Performs: lever, pedal and electric harp for concerts, weddings, etc.; traditional and classical to folk pop original; solo and with flute, violin, and drums.
Patricia Jaeger Seattle (206) 525-7682 pjaeger99 @hotmail.com Harp Instructor since 1970, North Seattle Community College. Home studio teaching through Upper Intermediate level including classical, popular, sacred, folk. Also teaches all levels violin and viola and beginning piano.
Monica Schley Seattle (206) 720-6486 harppoet @gmail.com www.monicaschley.com Teaches: Beginners through Intermediate. Students of all musical backgrounds and all ages welcome! Lever and Pedal harp: folk, classical, songwriting, theory, ensemble work, improvisation and pop using Salzedo influenced method. Performs: Lever and Pedal Harp, Piano and Voice for concerts/shows, private parties and studio recordings in the Pacific NW from classical and pop to jazz, folk and original compositions of all styles.
Teaches classical harp and Salzedo method on both lever and pedal harp. Works with all ages. Works with all levels from beginner through advanced. Helps students prepare for orchestra training, ensemble experience, and solo preparation.
Earecka Tregenza Spokane and Seattle (509) 473-9060 earecka @hotmail.com www.harpviolin.com Earecka teaches beginner to advanced pedal and lever harp, offering private lessons in both Seattle and Spokane. She specializes in the Salzedo technique, and is the harp faculty at Whitworth University and Gonzaga University.
Patricia Wooster Lake Tapps/Tacoma (253) 862-3400, c. (2523) 797-9424 pat.wooster @gmail.com All ages, beginning to advanced, lever and pedal harp, theory. Also piano. Harp faculty at the University of Puget Sound and Pacific Lutheran University, private studios in downtown Tacoma (Pantages Theater) and home. Ensembles and Tacoma Youth Symphony opportunities.
Lauren is an experienced teacher for students studying either the lever or the pedal harp. She is a wonderful instructor for both beginning harpists and advanced students alike.
Susan Haas Tacoma (253) 222-3267 susanwhaas1 @comcast.net www.soloharp.com I teach beginners through adults traditional lessons on lever and pedal harp and also teach piano and theory in my home-based studio brimming with instruments. Classical and popular styles welcome.