Phoenix Harp Center

Past Performances


The vibrant harp ensemble, s.harp.s, performed at Sagewood Retirement Community on July 9, 2019. Ensemble members were Espen and Maya Lai, Jocelyn Obermeyer, Abigail Hu and Stephen Hartman. Residents enjoyed music of George Gershwin, Frede Grofe, G.F. Handel, Carlos Salzedo and Richard Rogers. This same program was also performed at St. Joseph's Hospital in mid-town Phoenix. 

Phoenix Chamber Music Society: March 15, 2019

Nancy Allen, harpist

American String Quartet

American String Quartet


Hailed by the New York Times, as "a major artist", Nancy Allen joined the New York Philharmonic in June of 1999 as Principal Harpist. She maintains a busy international concert schedule as well as heading the harp departments of The Julliard School and 

Yale School of Music

American String Quartet

American String Quartet

American String Quartet


Internationally recognized as one of the world's finest quartet, the American String Quartet has spent decades honing the luxurious sound for which it is famous. They are in residence at the Aspen Music Festival since 1974 and at the Manhattan School of Music in since 1984.


American String Quartet


  • Mozart Adagio & Rondo, K. 617
  • Beethoven Quartet Op. 74, No. 10 "Harp"
  • Tournier "Feerie - Prelude et danse"
  • Debussy "Danses sacree et profane"

March 15, 2019 at 7:30PM Concert

March 16, 2019 at 10:00AM Master Class

Sponsored by the Phoenix Harp Center

Arizona Mountain Chorale


Sedona 'Chapel of the Holy Cross' Dec. 15, 2018

  • Carols by Candlelight

Music Director Tom Peterson lead music and readings from many traditions to celebrate the need to be good to all people and all creatures, great and small.

  • Chapel of the Holy Cross 

The American Institute of Architects gave the Chapel its Award of Honor in 1957. In the sculptor's words, "As a work of art the Chapel has a universal appeal. Its doors will ever be open to one and all, regardless of creed, that God may come to life in the souls of all men and be a living reality."

Lyon & Healy 'Harptacular'

October 12 - 14, 2018

  • Internationally acclaimed jazz harpist Park Stickney in recital and master class Saturday 10/13
  • Phoenix harpists Adrienne Bridgewater, Heidi Tims Hernandez, Charles Lynch, Stephen Hartman on Friday 10/12
  • Lyon & Healy exhibition of new harps
  • '21st Century Toolbox – Being Seen in the Digital World' workshop
  • 'Harp Maintenance' workshop
  • 'Student Showcase' recital
  • All events at Grand Canyon University
    3300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85017


Past Events

Kim Robertson, Celtic harp

"....lyrical, heart-touching music, played with delicacy, grace and skill..."

November 4, 2017 Workshop 10:00 AM

Lively interactive workshop focusing on building blocks for harp arrangements. Effective techniques show that everyone can find their own unique style for arranging Celtic Airs, Jigs and Reels. Kim's 'Art of Performing' provides essential guidelines for polishing your performances, whatever the proficiency level.  Call for tickets, limited space. $25 adults, $15 Students. 602.341.4277.

November 5, 2017 Recital 3:00 PM

An intimate afternoon recital featuring world-renown harpist Kim Robertson, presenting vibrant music from Scotland, Ireland, and America. Free admission. 


Thula Ngwenyama, Violin & Stephen Hartman, Harp

Sunday October 8, 2017

5:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Audubon Center

3131 S. Central Ave. 

Phoenix, AZ 85040

Thula and Stephen offer Vivaldi's 'Winter' and Vaughan Williams' soaring 'Lark Ascending'.

Sponsored by the Phoenix Chamber Music Society. Admission $10.