Teaching

Jacqueline teaching

Jacqueline is very involved in teaching both pedal and lever harp to children and adults. She teaches private lessons in several locations in west Los Angeles, including at the Salvi Harp Showroom in Westwood.

In 2006, Jacqueline helped to form The Harp In Our Public Schools Project, where she teaches regularly. In 2009 Jacqueline led 11 of the students from this program in a sold-out performance at the Opening Night Gala at the Hollywood Bowl. Jacqueline and other teachers in the project work with the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles (YOLA).  The harp section of YOLA is comprised of students from The Harp In Our Public Schools Project.

Jacqueline has also been a regular recitalist and lecturer for the Gluck Foundation’s Music Outreach Program, an adjudicator for ASTACAP and has been a guest lecturer at UCLA Extension.  Jacqueline prepares students for The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music exams in Music Theory and in Harp Performance, and has served as harp coach on the faculty of YMF/Balmat’s National Youth Orchestra Camp.