Program studies for harpists include orchestral training, chamber music, pedagogy and solo training, in addition to required course curriculum. Additional performance opportunities monthly in conjunction with Guitar and Harp Department. Outside gig opportunities available for students through Hartt GigLine.
Type of School
Music and Arts Degrees Offered
Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Music Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Music Education, Doctor of Musical Arts, Performance Diploma or Certificate, Specialist Degree
Susan Knapp Thomas
Number of harp students enrolled in 2017-2018
Lessons available for non-majors?
Number of school harps:
Space provided for personal harps?
This program is best suited for students who ________.
Seek significant, varied performance and learning in a close-knit environment of reknowned faculty
What sets this program apart from others is ________.
additional performing opportunities monthly in Evening with Guitar and Harp and other series'
Students who graduate from this school go on to ________.
Hold positions in San Francisco Ballet, harp building and repair, jazz performance and world touring
The three words that best describe this school's environment are ________.
Supportive, Close-Knit, Energetic
The learning environment at Hartt is high-quality and supported by an encouraging group of world-class faculty members, and a close-knit community of friends and fellow learners. The surrounding university and capitol region environment provides additional opportunities for performance, culture and personal growth.