Located in the vibrant Sonoran desert, the University of Arizona is a premier training ground for advanced harpists ready to develop their unique, creative voice. Weekly masterclasses, lessons, workshops, mock auditions, numerous performance ensembles, guest artists, annual Tucson HarpFest. Students have creative opportunities to arrange, compose, and tour as members of the world-renowned ensemble, HarpFusion, which has toured across the globe. Be part of the adventure!
Type of School
Music and Arts Degrees Offered
Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Arts, Master of Music, Doctor of Musical Arts
Dr. Michelle Gott
Number of harp students enrolled in 2020-2021
Lessons available for non-majors?
Number of school harps:
Space provided for personal harps?
This program is best suited for students who ________.
are seeking high-level training in a creative, inspiring, challenging yet encouraging environment
What sets this program apart from others is ________.
diverse performance and interdisciplinary opportunities; HarpFusion; close mentorship experience
Students who graduate from this school go on to ________.
Professors at Shanghai Cons. of Music; University of Utah; UNT Denton; solo and orchestral work
The three words that best describe this school's environment are ________.
invigorating, imaginative, individually-focused
The University of Arizona commits to each student, helping them craft individual careers that are perfectly suited to their strengths and desires.
Updated for 2021-2022