With over seven years of wedding experience, Lauren is an ambitious young harpist who wants to make your wedding as memorable and beautiful as possible! The harp itself is a stunning visual addition to your special day, and Lauren is dedicated to making a polished presentation. The music is sure to resonate with everyone, even after the ceremony!
Feel free to listen to the following excerpts of some wedding favorites. Lauren is available to provide recordings of your choice upon request.
Lauren has served as the principal harpist in numerous orchestras for the past ten years. She has toured Europe with the Blue Lake International Symphony Orchestra and played with local county and state orchestras in her home state of Illinois. Lauren is also a proponent of new music and has taken part in several world premieres with the Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra. Her dedication to intonation and timeliness makes her stand out as a vital member of any ensemble.
Lauren worked with legendary Grammy award-winner Phil Ramone in the live premiere of the film score for the movie August Rush. Most recently, she was featured in Milford Performing Arts Center’s production of The Fantasticks and has been a soloist in several musical theatre shows.
Along with an education at the technologically-progressive Berklee College of Music, Lauren has an abundance of recording studio experience. She has participated in countless film scoring sessions with ensembles and orchestras at Harvard University, Berklee, and abroad. Additionally, she has recorded as a soloist and contributed to many rock, pop, and folk arrangements. She exhibits her flexibility with extensive improvisation, attention to musical tone, and a passion for songwriting.
Whether you’re looking to add a lush sound to an orchestral work or a quirky new perspective to a folk tune, Lauren is there to work with you and provide a performance worthy of recording.