The School of Music, Dance & Theatre at Arizona State University offers a cutting-edge music program with an abundance of opportunities that inspire creativity. A partnership with Mesa Public Schools Music Education offers graduate students intensive pedagogical and administrative experience working with the largest public school harp program in the country. Located in the beautiful Southwest region, it is the perfect place to earn a degree in harp performance, music education or music therapy.
The ASU Harp Studio provides a wide spectrum of opportunities for all levels of harpists. Studio activities include weekly lessons, masterclasses, harp ensemble recitals, and a studio class which covers the realm of being a professional harpist in today’s world. Harp students will focus on intensive training of repertoire while building entrepreneurial skills to support their emerging career. There are also opportunities for special collaborations with students from across the different schools within the Herberger Institute for the Design & Arts. Graduate students have opportunities to gain pedagogical experience and develop administrative skills by working with secondary students in the largest public school harp program. Harp studies are catered to the specific professional and musical goals of each student. There are so many options at ASU!