Clarence Tang

“Thanks, for being a supporting person of my harp life. You are the best instrument teacher I’ve ever met. Thanks for all the things that you have done.” – Clarence T.

Stacy Oliver

“Thank you, Sonya, for your excellent teaching methodology and uplifting manner. It is a joy to have you as a teacher, as you inspire students to distinction. My daughter became comfortable with the harp right away, and enjoyed being able to play songs right from the start. The recitals you organized were positive experiences: both …

Lauren Oliver

“Mrs. Yu is not only a methodical, precise teacher, but a very positive one. She was never satisfied with “good enough,” but pushed me to be my very best, yet at the same time praising what I did right and encouraging me to do better. She invested in me as an individual and generously gave …

D. Li

A lot of teachers teach to live. Sonya is a teacher who lives to teach! -D. Li

Karen Macauley

I have enjoyed watching Sonya teach our son harp for the past year and a half. He started at 6 years old, but she had no problem keeping him engaged in the lessons and the music. She has a knack for working with young children through gentle leading. Sonya’s sweet disposition, coupled with strong guidance …

Michael Wu

Sonya Yu was my classical/pop piano teacher since my 3rd grade and taught me throughout my childhood until high school. She has set my fundamentals for all music and taught it in a clear and fun manner. After her work with me, I have been able to perform by myself at school and outside of school …

The Estradas

Thank you so much for all your work with the girls. You are both a very skilled and compassionate teacher. – The Estradas