Larysa Klievtsova (Kharkiv, Ukraine)

Kharkiv Secondary Specialized Music School


LARYSA KLIEVTSOVA – one of the most popular and prominent harp professor in Ukraine. Thanks to her pedagogical talent the harp class of Kharkiv High Music school has became the best in the country.

Graduated Kharkiv Secondary Musical School (with professor Natalia Kinevskaya) and Kharkiv State University of Arts (with professor Alexandra D’yachenko).

Shortly thereafter Larysa was invited to teach in Kharkiv Secondary Musical school and to take the position of Principal harpist in the Kharkiv Theatre of Opera and Ballet. Also recently started to teach at the Kharkiv Secondary school of Arts n3. As an orchestral musician has toured widely – in Great Britain, France, Germany, Netherlands, Spain.

Students of Larysa Klievtsova are prizewinners of various international harp competition in Italy, Czech republic, Croatia, Lithuania, Russia, Bulgaria, Georgia, Ukraine – particulary as Concertino Praga, Suoni d’Arpa and many others. And Larysa steadily improves her skills – visiting courses like International “Harp Master Academy” in Switzerland, Rab Summer course in Croatia etc and various harp festivals, she is often invited as a jury member to different International Harp competitions.

Larisa Klievtsova is one of the founders of the “Glowing Harp” international competition and festival, taking place in Kharkiv, Ukraine since 2017.