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Christmas Eve Services with Harp Music

For the fourth Christmas Eve in a row, I was back to play pre-service music at College Park Christian Church in Normal, Illinois.  It’s always a delight to see familiar faces and be a part of their church and family … Continue reading

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Christmas Harp Concert | Advent Allegro Series

Another harp solo Christmas concert!  This was part of the Advent Allegro series at Faith Lutheran Church in Jacksonville, Illinois.  Coming back to this church was especially meaningful for me – it was where I had my very first harp … Continue reading

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Springfield Illinois Christmas Music

A beautiful day at Panther Creek, playing holiday harp music!  Guests listened to favorite songs of the season and enjoyed a luncheon and motivational speaker. For events in Springfield or anywhere in Central Illinois, get in touch to book harp … Continue reading

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Harp & Flute Duet ~ Champaign-Urbana Wedding Music

Although their wedding ceremony was in India, the bride and groom chose to have a reception to celebrate with friends in Central Illinois.  On the Saturday after Thanksgiving, they met at the Silvercreek Greenhouse in downtown Urbana.  It was already … Continue reading

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Harpist in Springfield

With the holidays around the corner, Denney Jewelers in Springfield hosted a customer appreciation event the weekend before Thanksgiving.  Harp music filled the store one evening, as guests browsed the cases and enjoyed drinks and refreshments. I played primarily popular … Continue reading

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Jacksonville Illinois Harp Music

The Jacksonville Area Conference of Churches puts together a Thanksgiving service each year, featuring a choir with members from area churches.  This year, it also included organ, violin, and harp music! I played two solo harp pieces, “Cantique de Jean … Continue reading

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Decatur Wedding Harpist

The bride’s family farm was the setting for this elegant fall wedding in rural Moweaqua.  The shed had been transformed with lights, draping, and silver chairs.  The sunlight through the windows made everything sparkle! I played background music as guests … Continue reading

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Birthday Party Music ~ Springfield Harpist

I play for lots of weddings – but that’s not all!  On a Sunday evening, a local children’s book author planned a special birthday celebration for his wife.  He hired a chef from a fine dining restaurant to cook them … Continue reading

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Springfield Wedding Harpist – Lincoln Park Bridge

Some of my couples book me two years in advance.  However, I’m always happy to work with last-minute requests, too!  Facing an uncertain health diagnosis, the bride and groom moved their wedding plans up, and put together their celebration in … Continue reading

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Springfield Wedding Music {Washington Park Gazebo}

I love weekday weddings!  They are casual, less rushed, and more intimate.  Perfect for the couple who doesn’t want all the “fuss” of a big wedding!  This couple was married on a Thursday afternoon at the Washington Park Gazebo in … Continue reading

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