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sensitive performances, dedication to teaching, and beautifully-crafted compositions.


December Events

December is a month filled with both in-person and livestream performances. I hope you can join me!

Candlelight Concert, Sunday, December 12 at 4pm (EST)

First and Franklin Church, 210 W. Madison Street

For this beautiful holiday concert, I'll be performing music for solo harp and harp and choir, including works by Benjamin Britten, Camille Saint-Saëns, and Henri Büsser. A free will offering will be taken.

More information is available here


Russian Music on the HarpFriday, December 17 at noon (EST)

Livestream Performance

I'm looking forward to this month's online performance, an exciting program of Russian Music, including Aram Khachaturian's dramatic Oriental Dance and Toccata and a transcription of Pytor Tchaikovsky's classic Waltz of the Flowers, along with works by Reinhold Glière and Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov.

Click here to access the livestream

Workshop: Special Effects and Extended Techniques,Saturday, December 18 at noon (EST)
Online Workshop

In this online workshop, I'll be delving into non-traditional ways of playing the harp, including techniques like

xylophonic sounds, tuning key slides, and thunder glissandos. I will demonstrate and explain all of these techniques

while participants play along on their harps. The workshop will take place via Zoom and is open to students

at any level playing either a lever or a pedal harp. Advance registration is required.

See the Workshop Registration page for more information


Solo Recital, Friday, Sunday, December 19 at 7pm (EST)

An die Musik, 409 N. Charles Street

To end the fall season, I'll be giving a solo recital featuring the music of Marcel Tournier, Pytor Tchaikovsky,

and Reinhold Glière. This in-person event will offer limited seating, as well as a livestream option.

Ticketing options are available here

December 2021