About Your Instructor

- First Class BA (Hons) Scottish Music - PgDip Performance Studies with Distinction -

Heather Downie

One of Scotland's top harpists, Heather currently lectures and tutors at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Her passion for teaching has lead to a number of educational research projects and she is now in high demand as a visiting tutor throughout the UK, Europe and America.
  • Repertoire

    Looking for a new tune? A full harp arrangement? Whether you are new to the harp or a seasoned player, find something in Heather's repertoire lessons.

  • Music Theory

    For any instrumentalist or vocalist at any level - Heather's theory courses will ensure you are not just playing the music you love, but understanding it too.

  • Technique and Healthy Practice

    Learning how to look after yourself and your instrument and ensuring you get the most out of your practice time - adopting good technical practice will help you produce the best sound on your harp.

  • Harp Scotland

    A little bit of everything harp brought to you monthly! Tunes, technique, music and harp history, arranging skills and theory - there's something for everyone in Heather's monthly subscription!