If you have a question, scroll down to look for the answer. If you don’t see it, use the search field. If you still don’t find your answer, use the “Ask a Question” form.
If you are a full Academy Member, you should be able to access all the pages that are linked in the following categories.
If you’re in a stand-alone class, you should have access to the pages that are for the class you’re in, but you won’t have access to all of them.
If you think you should have access to a page you don’t have access to, use the “Ask a Question” form to let us know exactly what page you’re tryng to get access to. Please take the time to explain it clearly and give us the URL (link) to this page and tell us exactly what page you can’t access.
Tech Questions (this link will open all the tech questions in a separate tab)
Below is a list of all “Tech Question” postsQ: Who can see what I post in the private HHA Facebook group?
Only group members in private and secret groups like the HHA Facebook group will see any posts or comments madeQ: How do the audiofiles work and how do I download them [FAQ]
We try to put a downloadable audio file below every video. You should be able to listen to the videoQ: How to Log into the Academy
You may have trouble logging into Hip Harp Academy in the future or maybe a friend is having trouble loggingQ: How to Create A Youtube Account and Upload a Video to YouTube Q: How to Videotape (for Newbies)
Are you new to videotaping yourself playing and to uploading videos to YouTube for the class to see? Scary stuff?Q: What are some reasonably-priced microphones for recording harp?
I still don’t have a perfect solution for recording harp (except to use an electric harp)! But I had aQ: What if I’m a technophobe?
One of the things technophobes (like I was!) love about this course is that they become so more web-and-tech savvyQ: What if I am not tech savvy?
Even people who consider themselves completely non-tech-savvy are able to access and enjoy the course. Some people even say that
Mindset Questions (this link will open all the mindset questions in a separate tab)
Below is a list of all “Mindset Question” posts
I personally like to set up sequentially more ‘intense’ situations — like starting by doing performances for my cats (notQ: I feel behind in class – what should I do?
Don’t worry. You’re not BEHIND. You’re AHEAD. You’re way ahead where you were at the beginning of the class, andQ: How do you motivate yourself to continue playing with passion and enjoyment, even if people are not listening?
In the past, when I played for events, I found it liberating to just have the time to experiment without
Musical Questions (this link will open all the musical questions in a separate tab)
Below is a list of all “Musical Question” posts
Someone asked me one day how to create a dominant chord if they knew nothing about harmony or music theory,Q: How do I set my lever harp in different keys? What key do I tune my STRINGS in?
We made this page in response to a question from a student who was confused when people said things like:Q: What if I have trouble memorizing/remembering music?
My personal suggestion is “don’t try to remember” – just get more and more comfortable creating ‘whatever you create in
General Questions (this link will open all the general questions in a separate tab)
Below is a list of all “General Question” posts
Hip Harp Academy is a yearlong program, so when you sign up you’re signing up for the whole year, soQ: Final “Beginning” Project Display Page – HHT2016 – Hip Harp Toolkit 2016
Wooooohoo! Enjoy the Final “Beginning” Projects below and please add your congratulations, appreciation and takeaways below in the comments. Remember:Q: Where can I buy Pluck-U merchandise?
You can purchase all of the Pluck U merchandise at this link: http://www.cafepress.com/hipharpQ: Can I get a refund?
Your Hip Harp Academy membership is billed on a monthly, or annual basis. We operate a strict no-refund policy. NoQ: Do you offer payment plans?
Yes, we now offer payment plans. They are slightly more than the cost of paying for your Hip Harp AcademyQ: Do I have to do the homework?
I encourage everyone to do the homework – but you can think of it as “applied play.” Each homework assignmentQ: How long is Hip Harp Academy?
You are signing up for a 12 month commitment when you sign up with Hip Harp Academy. During that time
Note that, depending on your membership level, you may not have access to all of the resources below. To get full Access, make sure you have full-level membership by registering at HipHarpAcademy.com
Below is a list of all “Warmups” POSTS & PAGES
This link will open all the Warmup POSTS in a separate tab. Or click on each separately below.
Note: Many of the following resources are from replays of webinars or other trainings.