The Houston Adult Harp Ensemble was formed in 2021 to give students in the Houston area a chance to enjoy making music together with other harpists. The ensemble also provides students a chance to connect with like-minded individuals and to create a safe, low-pressure space to perform. You don't need to be an expert to join!
Rehearsals are held the first week of each month during the Fall and Spring semesters with a recital at the end of each semester. The Fall schedule is listed below:
Monday, September 13, 7:30pm-8:30pm
Monday, October 4, 7:30pm-8:30pm
Monday, November 1, 7:30pm-8:30pm
Monday, December 6, 7:30pm-8:30pm
This includes four rehearsals and a recital. Students are expected to purchase their own music.
Rehearsals are held at the home studio of Dr. Abigail Sliva in the NW side of Houston in the 77095 zip code. Exact address is furnished upon completion of registration.
The harp ensemble is lead by Dr. Abigail Sliva.
Students must be currently enrolled in lessons with a Houston area harp teacher and a minimum of one year of lessons is recommended.
Do I have to bring my own harp?
Yes, you must bring your own harp. You may bring a pedal or lever harp. Some pedal harpists may prefer to bring their lever harp for ease of transportation.
Should I arrive early?
Yes, you should plan on arriving about 15-20 minutes early to set up.
Do I need to tune my own instrument?
Yes, please plan on tuning your own instrument. It is recommended you tune your instrument at home immediately before to coming to rehearsal.