- Chamber Music, Harp
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Born in Findlay, OH
Winner, 2004 Avery Fisher Career Grant, 2007 Concert Artists Guild International Competition, 2003 Astral Artists Auditions, Juilliard School Peter Mennin Prize, Premier Prix International Chamber Music Competition (Arles, France), 2006 Valentino Bucchi International Competition (second prize). Member: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center's CMS II (2009-12). Solo and chamber appearances across the U.S./Europe with Dawn Upshaw, Ian Bostridge, Peter Serkin, America's Dream Chamber Artists, Astral Artists, Eighth Blackbird, ICE Contemporary Ensemble, New York Harp Trio, and others. Debut album: Love Is Come Again, named one of 2007's top recordings by Time Out New York. Also recorded Golijov's Ayre and Berio Folk Songs with Dawn Upshaw (DG). Festivals: Ojai, St. Denis (Paris), Tanglewood, Spoleto, Lucerne Festival Academy, Pacific Music Festival, Journées de la Harpe Festival. Featured on A&E's Breakfast With the Arts, NPR's Performance Today, WQXR's Young Artist Showcase, WNYC's Soundcheck, WRTI (Philadelphia), and in Symphony, MUSO and Harp Column magazines. Harp faculty, Bard Conservatory, N.Y.U., and Vassar College.
Degrees and Studies
B.M., M.M., The Juilliard School; studies with Nancy Allen.