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South Asian Harp Music ~ International Dinner in Des Moines

This summer, the Disciples of Christ Church held their General Assembly in Des Moines, Iowa.  As part of their International Dinner, they launched a new South Asia initiative.  What could be more perfect for dinner entertainment than music of the … Continue reading

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Decorah Harpist {Music for a Company Dinner}

Harp music adds a touch of elegance and sophistication to any event!  This banquet celebrated long-time employees and their years of service to the company. Employees and executives gathered at the Steyer Opera House on the third floor of Hotel … Continue reading

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Harp & Violin in Iowa City {Rapid Creek Cidery Wedding}

Many of my weddings are for solo harp, but this ceremony added a violin to create my favorite duet!  The harp and violin are the perfect complement to one another, with the violin playing soaring melodies and the harp providing … Continue reading

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Waterloo Harpist ~ Wedding at the Cedar Falls Woman’s Club

Pearl and Seigen celebrated their wedding in Iowa before returning home as a married couple to Tokyo, Japan!  They were married before a small group of family and friends at the Cedar Falls Woman’s Club. Originally, they booked me to … Continue reading

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Bollywood Harpist ~ Indian Wedding in Des Moines, Iowa

I love when I get to play my Bollywood harp music for an audience who knows the songs!  For this wedding, Jaymine wanted to have the harp be a surprise for her family and guests.  They didn’t know there would … Continue reading

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Harpist in Des Moines ~ Christmas Party at Salisbury House

Salisbury House is an amazing venue!  Constructed in Des Moines from parts of buildings brought over from Europe, it has a definite Old World feel, right in the Midwest. I played for the Christmas party for a company’s board of … Continue reading

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Des Moines Harpist ~ Christmas Music at the Iowa Events Center

I always love the first Christmas performance of the holiday season!  Playing Christmas carols, both traditional and contemporary, is my favorite part of December. For this event, I was playing for the cocktail and dinner hours of a company’s holiday … Continue reading

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Western Iowa Harpist & Funeral Musician

Harp music is the perfect way to honor loved ones who have passed.  It can be solemn and reflective or upbeat and joyful – or some of both! I was asked by the family to provide harp music as people … Continue reading

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Covered Bridge Wedding ~ Des Moines Harpist

Bridges of Madison County Wedding From what I can recall, I believe this was the smallest wedding I’ve ever played for!  Other than the bride and groom, there were only three other guests.  The ceremony took place at the Roseman … Continue reading

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Muscatine Iowa Harpist ~ Music for a 75th Birthday Tea

Pat decided her 75th birthday would be celebrated in style!  She invited her friends to join her for tea at the Geneva Golf and Country Club in Muscatine, Iowa.  They enjoyed scones, petit fours, and tea as they were serenaded … Continue reading

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