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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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Home Harp Concert in Springfield, Illinois

Home concerts are a special treat, and this one was to celebrate the birthday of a lifelong local supporter of music and the arts.  It was arranged by the guest of honor’s daughter who lives in New York, and I spend … Continue reading

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Springfield Illinois Harpist – Christmas Luncheon Music

This was a very special event, and I was honored to be asked to take part in it.  The West Side Christian Church in Springfield has a widows and widowers luncheon during the Christmas season, and this year, they were … Continue reading

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Harpist in Nigeria – World Premiere of the New Horizons African Ballet

My final performance in Lagos before heading back to the US was with the Musical Society of Nigeria, in the world premiere of the New Horizons African Ballet.  It was an honor working with the fabulous Tunde Jegede and all … Continue reading

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Bach in the Subways – Classical Music in Lagos, Nigeria

I love taking the harp to unexpected places!  The Bach in the Subways event was the perfect outlet for this.  Being fairly new to Lagos, and hugely pregnant, we looked for a place that would be easily accessible and very … Continue reading

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Granger Harpist ~ Holiday Music at the Harris Branch Library

This December, I was asked to come back to the Harris Branch Library to present another afternoon concert of holiday music.  Set up next to the Christmas tree near the library’s entrance, patrons could grab a seat and listen, or … Continue reading

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Southwest Michigan Harpist ~ Christmas Vespers Music

For 81 years, the Monday Musical Club of Southwest Michigan has been presenting a Christmas Vespers Service.  This was the first year that the event included harp music! Held at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in St. Joseph, … Continue reading

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Peoria Harpist ~ Program for a Reunion of the 14th Armored Division

In a summer and fall full of weddings, playing a program for the 48th reunion of the 14th Armored Division was a nice change of pace!  These veterans of World War 2 fought under General George Patton in Europe, and … Continue reading

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Harp Recital in Jacksonville, Illinois

After my last performance for this concert series in 2009, I was invited back to give another recital on January 29th, 2012.  The concerts are held under the dome of the Jacksonville Public Library in Jacksonville, IL, and are free … Continue reading

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Granger Harpist ~ Christmas Harp Music at Harris Library

I’ve really been making the rounds performing at libraries this holiday season!  My last concert of 2011 was at the Harris Branch of the Mishawaka Public Library in Granger, Indiana.  Set up in front of the fireplace, it was a … Continue reading

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