Author Archives: Devon

South Bend Wedding Harpist

Kate and Jared were married at the groom’s family home in South Bend, Indiana.  Although rain was forecast, the weather turned out beautifully and the ceremony was able to go ahead as planned, with the St. Joseph River in the … Continue reading

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Chicago Harpist – Harp Duet for a Wedding Reception

One harp at a wedding is beautiful, but two harps at a wedding are spectacular!  There is definitely a visual and auditory “wow” factor with the harp, and even more so when there is more than one! Katerina chose a harp … Continue reading

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Princeton Illinois Wedding Harpist

Natilie and Joseph were married on a Friday afternoon at St. Louis Catholic Church in Princeton, Illinois.  Not every parish allows this, but they filled their ceremony with popular and Irish music!  The sanctuary was stunning, bursting with flowers and … Continue reading

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Wedding Ceremony Music – Harpist in Central Illinois

What a special day to be able to play for the wedding ceremony of a couple I’ve known for years and see every Sunday at church!  Doug and Dianne were married at Wesley Chapel United Methodist in Jacksonville on the … Continue reading

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Springfield Illinois Harpist ~ Music for an Open House

Heritage Health in Springfield hosted an open house for their new hospice center, and harp music was the perfect background!  Guests enjoyed appetizers and desserts as they had  a ribbon cutting and toured the newly remodeled facility. Music included popular … Continue reading

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Chicago Harpist for Weddings – Ceremony & Reception Harp Music

Devin and Michael had a beautiful wedding!  On such a rainy day, St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church in Hinsdale was especially welcoming.  A gorgeous sanctuary with wonderful acoustics, I played as the guests arrived to the Nuptial Mass. After the families … Continue reading

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St. Louis Harpist – Awards Night Musician in De Soto, MO

On a Friday evening, the residents of De Soto, Missouri, packed the Knights of Columbus Hall for an awards banquet.  The Chamber of Commerce honored local graduates receiving college scholarships, as well as area business leaders and volunteers. I provided … Continue reading

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Harp Music for Mother’s Day – Central IL Harpist

This was my second Mother’s Day since gaining the name “Mama,” and it was such a pleasure to spend it with the mothers and daughters at Centenary UMC in Jacksonville!  My own mother (who spent countless hours on the road … Continue reading

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Wedding at Allerton Park – Central Illinois Harpist

My second Allerton wedding of the year!  Sarah and Mike had a perfect spring day for their outdoor ceremony in the Sunken Garden.  As guests assembled, I played a variety of classical music.  For the wedding party processional, they chose … Continue reading

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Harpist in Northern Alabama – Wedding on a Farm

Kimberly and Sean planned their wedding ceremony and reception at her family’s farm in rural Elkmont, Alabama.  They had their ceremony set up underneath a willow tree, with old pews and (new!) hay bales for guest seating. Their buffet line … Continue reading

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