Julie Moffitt holds a Master’s Degree in Piano Performance with a minor in voice from Combs College of Music (1983). She has been teaching piano, voice, and guitar since she graduated. Since 1994 she has been on the faculty at Harrisburg Area Community College, where she teaches classes in Music Appreciation, Music Theory, and private lessons. After
Students of all ages and levels are welcome. Students meet once a week for
Lessons are available in:
Classical piano, popular piano, and beginning jazz.
Folk guitar, rock guitar, and beginning classical guitar.
Classical voice and popular voice (pop, folk, rock).
I offer in-person lessons to those who are comfortable with it, during the COVID crisis. With or without masks. However, remote lessons are also available using Zoom or Skype for those who prefer it.
Philosophy (in her own words)
I believe in a strong grounding in technique: reading, rhythm, notational skills, interpretation
I also believe that each student has their own special relationship to
Julie’s expertise revealed potential in me that I never knew I had. I am amazed by what I have accomplished through her teaching and guidance. The lessons go beyond the music. She harmonizes with history, technique, analysis and thoughtful discussion for a solid musical foundation.
– Beth Olmsted
I have been Julie’s student for 9 years. She is an amazing instructor and it is obvious that she loves music and loves to teach.
– Caroline Hammer