Harp Conference Workshops

Teaching is a gift Verlon has enjoyed for over 35 years and has taught special harp workshops at various harp conferences for the past seven years. Because of her many years of teaching expertise, she loves to relate practical information suitable for the harp or piano. Below are listed some of her favorite workshops:

"THEORY... WHO NEEDS IT?... HOW CAN IT HELP ME PLAY THE HARP?"

  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Harp Required: Optional

In this workshop, you'll get some valuable handouts that will provide building blocks for playing the harp.

"GET OVER IT ...ENJOY THE SHOW!!

  • Level: All levels
  • Harp Required: No

Do you have anxiety issues when it comes to performing? Fear Not... This workshop is bound to provide helpful tools to happy harping experiences!

"GET RID OF YOUR MUSIC STAND!... LEARN TO MEMORIZE WITH CONFIDENCE!"

  • Levels: All
  • Harp Required: Optional

At this workshop, be ready to learn essential memory skills that will give you the confidence of learning your music well. Be ready to knock the "T" out of "CAN'T" And replace it with "YES I CAN!" Learn what the "Power of Ten" is and how to Make it work wonders for you.

*Helpful handouts to all attending.

"IT'S OKAY TO FAKE IT!"... HOW TO PLAY FROM LEAD SHEETS OR FAKE BOOKS

  • Levels: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Harp Required: Yes

Want to expand your repertoire using fake books and lead sheets? This helpful Workshop will teach the art of improvisation. A basic understanding of key signatures, chords, inversions and bass patterns will be explained and incorporated into a song.