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AHS Calls for Conference Proposals

The American Harp Society (AHS) has put out a call for proposals from distinguished harpists to present workshops, performances, and scholarly lectures at its 2014 National Conference to be held June 22-25, 2014, in New Orleans. The organization is looking for...

Kondonassis Authors Children’s Book

Kondonassis Authors Children’s Book

Did you know that multi-talented harpist and grammy-nominated recording artist Yolanda Kondonassis is also the author of a children's book?"Our House is Round, a kid's book about why protecting our earth matters," is Kondonassis' effort to help kids understand about...

Lyon & Healy Announces Concert Series

Lyon & Healy Announces Concert Series

Lyon & Healy has announced the 2012-2013 Lyon & Healy Hall Concert Series. This season includes concerts in Salt Lake City and Los Angeles in addition to Lyon & Healy's Chicago headquarters, which houses Lyon & Healy Hall. Concerts will feature Park...

Duo Scorpio releases new CD

Duo Scorpio releases new CD

Duo Scorpio, the harp duo featuring Kristi Shade and Kathryn Andrews, has released their first CD, "Scorpion Tales." The recording features the contemporary works "Raga," by Caroline Lizotte, "Parvis," by Bernard Andres, and "Scorpion Tales," by Rob Paterson, who the...

Burton Adams Dies

Burton Adams Dies

Patricia Adams Harris has informed the harp community of the death of her father, Burton Adams, on Nov. 30, 2012. Burton Adams established the Anne Adams Awards, in honor of his wife, and in 2000 he was included inHarp Column's list of most influential people in the...