Harpists for Hire

This is a courtesy listing for those who have asked to be listed.  Melody’s does not recommend any harpists in particular.  We do recommend that you make an informed decision on the harpist you hire according to your needs and the occasion.

Arkansas
Beth Stockdell
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Beth@stockdell.com
www.Stockdell.com

Brenda Bowen Cox, northwest Arkansas multi-instrumentalist and harpist, solo and ensembles; composer, arranger and certified therapeutic musician.  BBCharp@aol.com   Also visit me on Facebook and LinkedIn.

California
JoAnna Potthoff  folk and pedal harps.
Professional harpist for 30 years
858-459-1556, La Jolla, CA

Joanna Mell
URL: www.joannamell.com
email: joannamell@hotmail.com

Laurie Rasmussen
Professional Harpist and Instructor
Santa Barbara, CA
www.laurierasmussen.com
laurieharp@gmail.com

California and Nevada:

Anne Roos
Professional Celtic Harpist and Instructor
Skype lessons available.
South Lake Tahoe, CA
http://www.celticharpmusic.com/
anne@celticharpmusic.com
800-255-6318

Colorado
Diane Carter  – 303-776-1717
uboru@q.com
Modern, Celtic and Medieval music for occasions
Available in areas from Denver to Longmont, Colorado

Star Edwards
Enoch Productions
PO Box 18464, Denver, CO 80218-0464
Phone: 303-831-1744
www.starharp.com

Connecticut
Wendy Kerner – Wilton, Connecticut
203-554-0267
WKLHarp@gmail.com
B.M. and M.M. in Harp Performance The Juilliard School
Adjunct Professor of Harp, Sacred Heart University
Active Private Harp Studio and Performing Schedule

Florida
Sue Carole DeVale, Ph.D. Music
Professional Harpist and Instructor
Pedal, Celtic & classical lever harp, & historic harps
Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater (Florida)
727-577-HARP (4277) – SCDV@aol.com – www. LadyHarp.com

HarpFelt  – Professional harp duo
Sue Carole DeVale & Victoria Garcia
Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater (Florida)
Sue: 727-577-HARP (4277), SCDV@aol.com

Georgia
Lisa Handman
phone 770-442-9172
LHand30556@aol.com
404-401-5032 cell
www.harpnotes.com

Hawaii
Bonnie Mitchell; Concert Grand-Celtic harpist
www.Harpistinhawaii.com
Phone (808) 322-2735

Illinois
Aislinn Gagliardi  aislinn@aislinnmusic.com
www.aislinnmusic.com
Chicago, IL
773-226-2454

Lillian Lau
Chicago, IL and suburbs
e-mail: lillharp@gmail.com
website: www.LyrebirdEnsemble.com

Janelle Lake
harpist.janelle@gmail.com
847-636-2612
www.wheretheharpis.com
Area: Chicago land

Sharon Crabbe
Carol Stream, IL  60188
630-225-1400
Professional harpist and teacher

Pam Ohms
Galena, IL
http://www.harpforspecialoccasions.com/index.htm

Kansas
Patti Schrag
Greater Wichita area
iharp4u2@sbcglobal.net
316-789-0976

Louisiana
Bette Vidrine – Lafayette, LA
337-255-3622
bettetheharpy@yahoo.com

Maryland
Barbra Bailey Bradley
Rockville, MD
301-424-3459
beebeebee@starpower.net
www.beeharp.com

Sue Richards
hazelharp9@gmail.com
Phone: 301.412.8590
Rockville, MD

Massachusetts
Name: Dr. Lizary Rodriguez
Contact information/web site:
http://www.bostonharpist.com
E-mail: lizary@lizary.net
Serving MA, RI, Southern NH and
Southern ME

Michigan
Denise Grupp-Verbon
www.tapestryduo.com
e mail: harpist@sbcglobal.net
419-478-4177

Minnesota
Stephanie Claussen
in Minneapolis/St. Paul
651. 647. 1139
claus123@umn.edu

Cathy Victorsen
Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota area.
651-644-7016
cathy.victorsen@gmail.com

Missouri
Eva Murphy -St. Louis area
(314) 753-3557  emstrings@aol.com
www.stlouisharp.com

Montana
Amanda Olson
Billings, Montana area
(406)259-3721
leander88@msn.com

Daisy Eddy
Billings, MT 59102
406-656-3013
ajeddy@bresnan.net

Nebraska
Jennifer Buehler
Lincoln, NE
www.lincolnharper.com

Lincoln, NE
Heidi Beran
www.harpinheidi.com

New Jersey
Odarka Polanskyj Stockert: Concerts, Background Music,
North/Central, New Jersey
http://Odarka.com
(973)763-6303

Stephanie M. Sussmeier
Somers Point, NJ 08244
609-553-2217 http://www.ocnjharpist.com
BanbaFodh@aol.com

New Mexico
Sandi Ludescher – Celtic Harp
Hospice Work – (505) 350-9660
Santa Fe, NM

Celtic Harp Duo  (Albuquerque)
Mary Weaver & Judy Winchester
505-296-0992
http://harpsenchant.home.comcast.net (web site)
HarpsEnchant@comcast.net

Dr. Julietta Rabens-Moore
Pedal, Folk, or Double Harp
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Email: juliettamusic@gmail.com
www.juliettamusic.com

Miriam Shilling (Northern & Central NM, southern CO, and surrounding)
Experienced wedding and event harpist.  Also provides harp and piano lessons.
www.harpist-miriamshilling.com
mimharpist@gmail.com
(505) 455-9201

New York
Margaret Sanzo Sneddon, Harpist
New York, NY  – (914) 715-8793
www.margaretsneddon.com

Karlinda Caldicott
Saratoga Springs, NY
E-mail: kdcharp@hotmail.coom
Website:  www.thelivingharp.com

Amy Walts – Rochester area
Website: www.harpchick.com
e-Mail: amy@harpchick.com
Studio phone: 585-544-6020

Roxanne Ziegler
Rochester NY
585.288.3101
www.rochesterharpist.com

Donna Benier
Rochester NY
(585) 671-6643
www.HarpByDonna.com

Lisa Craig Fenwick
Ithaca and Fingerlakes area
607-257-6962
www.lightlink.com/lisaharp
harpflute@twcny.rr.com

Meredith Kohn Bocek (pedal and folk harp)
special events, memorial services, coffee houses, therapeutic music
Apalachin, NY 607-687-3410
www.TheHarpStudio.net

Deette Bunn
Syracuse University
Good with Adults
Upstate and Central New York Area
315-569-1630
email: deettebunn@yahoo.com

Dominique Moreno
Manhattan, New York City, New York
C: (832) 477-1464
E-mail: harpist@dominiquemoreno.com
www.dominiquemoreno.com

Ohio
Lydia Sander
Lancaster, Ohio
1-740-503-8745

Karen Svanoe Westgate
www.Harpgate.com
e-mail: Harpgate@aol.com
419-202-4072

Denise Grupp-Verbon
www.tapestryduo.com
e mail: harpist@sbcglobal.net
419-478-4177

Oklahoma
Lorelei Kaiser Barton
Professional Harpist and Instructor
www.tulsaharp.com
918-832-0934
ORU, TU, TCCDirector – Midwest Harp Festival

Tammy Willcox – Miami, OK
Sacred, Celtic, background music, concerts, ensembles
email: harpcrazy@hotmail.com

Linda Barton Paul
Professional Touring Harpist, Harp Educator, Clinician
harplinda1@gmail.com
www.harplinda.com 918-629-7259
Tulsa, Oklahoma

Pennsylvania
Linda Umstead
www.beautifulharpmusic.com
(610) 777-9984
Berks County, Pa. and surrounding areas

Donna Missigman
Laporte, PA 18626
Phone: (570) 946-7841
Email: store@missigman-music.com

Robin Arioto Fickle
(215) 428-1944
Professional Harpist and Instructor
Serving Bucks County & Princeton-Philadelphia area
http://psalmodymusic.com
Robnharp@msn.com

Gloria Galante
215-342-9397
www.gmgstudios.com
gloria@gmgstudios.com

Rhode Island
Liz Ammerman
liz@lizammerman.com
www.lizammerman.com

South Carolina
Joan Johnson
4002 Windward Drive
Tega Cay, SC
(serving the greater Charlotte NC area)
harpnme@comporium.net
www.harpnme.com

Tennessee
Phyllis Sparks
harpist1@comcast.net
website: NashvilleHarpist.com
In Nashville, TN
(615) 333-0804

Texas

Emily Mitchell
Harp Faculty, SFA University & Sam Houston State
Southeastern Texas
memilym1@aol.com

Kimberly DeRosa
Contact: (713) 962-6923; kimberlyharp@gmail.com
Hickory Creek, TX (Dallas/Denton/Lewisville)
Skype lessons available.
All ages and all levels. Pedal and lever.
Completed graduate studies at Royal Conservatory of Toronto (Judy Loman) and BM at SMU (Susan Pejovich).

Danielle Harmon
jacedunraven@hotmail.com
713-894-0429
BM and MM in Harp Performance from the University of North Texas
Available for events anywhere in Houston. This includes weddings, parties, general background music, church services, and memorial services. Willing to travel anywhere else in Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma (travel charges will apply).

Leah Jorgensen – Houston area
angelharp@gmail.com
Phone: 713-240-6844
pedal harp, lever harp, Celtic harp trio, also sings
http://www.leah-jorgensen.com/index.htm

Lou Ann Gramann
(956)802-3561
www.duoclassical.com
Rio Grande Valley Area

Jackie Carpenter – Houston
713-818-1897

Laurie Meister
SW Houston
Graduate of Rice University.  Performs with Houston Symphony
and Houston Ballet.
713-218-0957
lauriemeister@hotmail.com

Cathryn Parker – Houston/Conroe/Woodlands
Harp Performer and Instructor
801-688-5434
www.harpistatheart.blogspot.com
harpforhire@gmail.com

Therese Honey
Houston area classical, traditional Celtic, Renaissance.
www.theresehoney.net

Andrea Fronk
League City area
www.HarpistHouston.com
andreafronk@gmail.com
281-620-3125

Leah Jorgensen
angelharp@gmail.com
SW Houston/ Bellaire
713-240-6844
http://www.Leah-Jorgensen.com

Rachel Ray
cell: 281-475-7088
email: rharp801@gmail.com
location: The Woodlands

Sandra Salstrom – Houston/Conroe area
281-543-1166
www.sandrasalstrom.com/

Terese Weber  M.M. Universita of Arizona
713-524-1101 – Houston area
also Ganz/Weber flute-harp duo
IGanz@isabelleganz.com

Cathryn Daniels – Kingwood/Houston
www.harpworks.com
cathryn@harpworks.com
801-369-1024

Lisa Lamb
Texas – Austin area
www.silverwingsmusic.com
silverwingsmusic@gmail.com

Susanna Campbell – Houston area
Energy Corridor, Memorial
harpistsusanna@gmail.com
www.harpandpiano.com

Patricia Ann Diers
harpsource@padiers.com
www.padiers.com
940 440-2818
Denton, Dallas-Ft Worth Metro

Alice Keene
San Antonia area
keenealice@aol.com
http://www.harpistalicekeene.com/

Abigail Sliva
email: abigailslivaharp@gmail.com
phone: (630) 577-7932
website: abigailslivahoustonharp.com

Stephanie Gustafson
Houston
847.254.0419
stephanie.gustafson2@gmail.com
www.stephaniegustafson.com

Virginia
Eve Watters
434-823-8600
www.evewatters.com
ianandeve2@cs.com
Area: Virginia; West Virginia; North Carolina; E. Tennessee; S.
Pennsylvania

Shari A. Sarazin
wprwil@mchsi.com
www.sharisarazin.com

Kris Cushman
Charlottesville, Virginia
harpist/pianist

Wisconsin
Serena O’Meara
715-830-5070, harp@omearamusic.com

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Mary Radspinner
www.heartfelt-harp.net
www.reikisounds.net
BM – Music Ed

This information is provided as a service to our harpist customers.
Melody’s Traditional Music assumes no liability or fault for
anyone using the services of any musician whose name has been gleaned
from our web site. Harpists wishing to submit information will be
sending a note to Mary Radspinner.  gentryroad@hotmail.com