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Church Music Harpist ~ Manchester UMC

The music of the harp is a wonderful complement to any worship service.  From classical music to traditional or contemporary hymns, a harpist can play for all aspects of the service. For this service at Manchester United Methodist Church, I … Continue reading

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Springfield Wedding Music | Ceremony at Southwind Park

Ellen and Jordan were married in the treehouse at Southwind Park in Springfield.  Just a short walk (or trolley ride) from Erin’s Pavilion, it’s a convenient and sheltered option for couples hosting their receptions there.  The shade on a hot … Continue reading

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Harpist in Central Illinois ~ Anniversary Celebration Music

A beautiful evening at Panther Creek to celebrate the 40th work anniversary of one of the doctors! Many of the doctors and medical staff who attended the party treated my daughter when she was hospitalized multiple times last year (she’s … Continue reading

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St. Louis Harpist – Business After Hours Entertainment

Not every event I play for is a wedding!  Although that is the majority of my bookings, I also provide music for everything from holiday dinners to baptisms to corporate parties.  When Claywell Asset Management was hosting the Riverbed Growth … Continue reading

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Central IL Harpist ~ Music for an Art Opening

Each month, the Strawn Art Gallery in Jacksonville celebrates the start of a new exhibit with an opening reception and gallery talk by the featured artist.  They also have live music as guests mingle and view the collection. January’s exhibit … Continue reading

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Bloomington-Normal Harpist – Christmas Eve Harp Music

Back at College Park Christian Church for Christmas Eve!  I played there last year, and the music director contacted me again in January to be sure they got on my calendar again for this year.  Always good to plan far … Continue reading

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Harp Music for a 50th Anniversary Vow Renewal

I play for so many weddings, it is especially a pleasure to celebrate a long marriage!  The daughter of the couple hired me and hoped to keep it a surprise, but couldn’t keep the secret from her mother!  They were … Continue reading

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Central IL Funeral Musician – Decatur Harpist

Although the majority of my work is for weddings, I also provide harp music to soothe the grieving at funerals and memorial services.  The music of the harp is so peaceful and reflective that it lends itself perfectly to these … Continue reading

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Central IL Wedding Music ~ Harpist at The Rail, Springfield

Lindsay and Brandon were married at The Rail in Sherman, Illinois.  They had a beautiful fall day for their ceremony on the golf course, with their reception following in the on-site tent. As guests arrived, I played popular songs, including … Continue reading

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Decatur Harpist ~ Central Illinois Wedding Music

Megan and Brandon were married on Labor Day weekend at Central Christian Church in Decatur, Illinois.  This is a stunning, historic church, and was a beautiful setting for their ceremony. As guests arrived, I played a variety of classical music. … Continue reading

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