I am looking for a harp camp to attend this summer that focuses more on playing the harp for enjoyment.
There’s information on the Eastman Community Music School Harp Workshop here:
Hope this is what you’re looking for!
Look for our extensive summer camp listing in the January issue of Harp Column. It should arrive in your mailbox soon! The list includes programs throughout North America for youth, adults, pedal, and lever harps. Hope this helps you!
Hello Shari –
Highly recommend to check out one of these two summer programs for studies with Ina Zdorovetchi (most recent Israeli Competition top prize winner, principal harpist Boston Lyric Opera and Faculty at Boston Conservatory and Wellesley College)
Saarburg International Music Festival, Germany
July 3-17, 2011
Vianden International Music Festival, Luxembourg
August 15-29, 2011
The participants will be in residence at Saarburg, or Vianden for 2 weeks, studying, receiving private instruction, observing open lessons and performing intensively under the guidance of an internationally experienced faculty and staff, while living in these scenic European locations.
- 13-day music course
- 4 x 45 minutes individual lessons
- 2 x 60 minutes Studio classes
- 4 x 75 minutes ensemble coachings
- Concert opportunities for all qualified participants (subject to faculty approval)
- Free entrance to all festival concerts
- Accommodations (double occupancy) with breakfast and lunch
- Use of facilities
preparing for major harp competitions will be provided with special
chamber music groups for in-depth study and performances of the required
The case of courses depends on your age. Forgive me for not avidly stalking you to make a guess!
I’ve enjoyed a particular course for three years. The site is:
They offer a teenage course and a junior course, both very fun. The course is run by Ruth Faber.
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