Scandinavian Harp Course offers teaching at a high level for advanced students (over 18 years). Here, students receive individual lessons with focus on both solo and orchestral repertoire as well as teaching in Alexander technique. The course includes orchestra training and a mock audition. It is also possible to choose music theory (MITOP) as an elective course. 

Scandinavian Harp Course 2022

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The Scandinavian Harp Course takes place in the 1st course period 21-26 June 2024.

Course details

The teachers at Scandinavian Harp Course is:

  • Isabelle Perrin
    • (Harp)
  • Erik Groenestein-Hendriks
    • (Harp)
  • Stephen Parker
    • (Harp/Alexander Technique)


  • Daily lessons
  • Possibility for playing in smaller or larger harp ensembles 
  • Alexandertechnique
  • Performance at a course concert (provided correct registration for the concert has been completed within the stated deadline after completion of admission)
  • Performance at the final course concert with participants from the same course.
  • MITOP elective course (NOK 500)
  • Free access to selected festival concerts, as well as all course concerts
  • All participants on the Scandinavian Harp Course live at Scandic Valdres
  • Read all about prices HERE. The application fee is NOK 300. This is a administration fee and is non-refundable.


  • Processing of application requires application fee to be paid in advance (NOK 300) 
  • Course participation requires the course fee to be paid in full ahead of course period 
  • Applicants must submit a recording of a self-selected piece, 3-5 minutes. Link to the recording must be included in the application form.