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Diane Evans appointed to Oberlin faculty

Diane Evans appointed to Oberlin faculty

Diane Evans, principal harp of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, has been named Visiting Associate Professor of Harp at Oberlin Conservatory. She begins her new role in fall 2022. Evans replaces Yolanda Kondonassis, Oberlin’s harp professor since 1997, who will...

Emmanuel Ceysson appointed to San Francisco Conservatory faculty

Emmanuel Ceysson appointed to San Francisco Conservatory faculty

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) has appointed Emmanuel Ceysson to its harp faculty. Ceysson, who recently received tenure with the Los Angeles Philharmonic after winning its principal harp audition in 2019, will begin teaching at SFCM in 2022 following...

College of Charleston appoints Kent to teaching post

College of Charleston appoints Kent to teaching post

The College of Charleston has appointed Abigail Kent to its faculty to initiate two degree pathways in harp—traditional Celtic lever harp and classical pedal harp. Located in the historic district of Charleston, S.C., the college says it emphasizes small class sizes...

Alix Raspé Gray appointed to two new positions

Alix Raspé Gray appointed to two new positions

Alix Raspé Gray has recently been appointed to two new positions. Raspé Gray won the principal harp position with the Lima Symphony Orchestra in Ohio, replacing former principal harpist Jan Bishop. "I am so excited to take on this new role as principal harpist and to...

Anastasia Pike appointed to James Madison University faculty

Anastasia Pike appointed to James Madison University faculty

Anastasia Pike has been appointed to the harp faculty at James Madison University. "I am delighted to join the exceptional faculty at James Madison University," Pike says. "I am a passionate educator and performer, and my vision is to build a collaborative studio...

Teresa Suen-Campbell appointed to Lakehead University faculty

Teresa Suen-Campbell appointed to Lakehead University faculty

Lakehead University has appointed Teresa Suen-Campbell to teach harp at its Thunder Bay, Ont., campus. Suen-Campbell, who is an active performer and teacher based in the Greater Toronto Area, will give lessons both online and in person. “I am very thrilled to be the...

Ashley Jackson appointed to Hunter College faculty

Ashley Jackson appointed to Hunter College faculty

Hunter College has appointed Dr. Ashley Jackson to its faculty as both an assistant professor and director of undergraduate studies. As assistant professor at the New York City school, Jackson teaches performance related courses, chamber music classes, private...

Kathryn Andrews appointed to harp faculty at Montclair State University

Kathryn Andrews appointed to harp faculty at Montclair State University

Montclair State University has appointed Kathryn Andrews to its harp faculty. "I am incredibly honored to join the faculty of world class musicians at Montclair State University as an adjunct harp professor alongside André Tarantiles," Andrews says. She adds that the...

Sivan Magen appointed to faculty at Musica Mundi

Sivan Magen appointed to faculty at Musica Mundi

The Musica Mundi school in Belgium has appointed Sivan Magen to its harp faculty. An international boarding school for highly talented music students ages 12–17, Musica Mundi is an affiliate of Cambridge University offering students two hours of instrumental lessons...