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Nancy Allen

College Division

College Division: 

  • Harp, Orchestral Repertory for Harp, Orchestral Repertory

Contact Information

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Born in N.Y.C.

First-prize winner, International Harp Competition, Israel, 1973. Tours of the U.S. as harp soloist and in duos with flutist Ransom Wilson. Performances: English Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Mostly Mozart Festival. Recordings: Angel, EMI, RCA, CRI. Grammy nomination for her recording of Ravel's Introduction and Allegro. Other recordings: Bach album; Rodrigo's Harp Concerto with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; contemporary works by Takemitsu, Rochberg, Widdoes, Richard Wilson. Awards: National Endowment Solo Recitalist Grant and sponsorship by the Pro Musicis foundation. Faculty, the Aspen Music School.

Degrees and Studies

B.M., M.M., The Juilliard School; harp studies with Marcel Grandjany.

The Juilliard School

Faculty since 1985.