About Meg Rodgers, Harpist
Meg Rodgers comes from a varied and unique musical background. She started piano lessons at the age of 4, flute lessons at 9 years, harp lessons at 13, and trombone at 14. She continued to study all of these instruments at the collegiate level branching out into jazz as well as classical.
After deciding on harp as her major, Meg went on to earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Harp Performance from DePauw University with Harriet Moore and a Master’s Degree in Harp Performance from Northwestern University with Elizabeth Cifani. She also studied in Vienna, Austria with Adhelaide Blovsky-Miller, Principal Harpist of the Vienna State Opera as well as spending a summer at the Salzedo Harp Colony studying under Miss Alice Chalifoux.
Meg has performed in ensembles for artists such as: Amy Grant, Dennis DeYoung, the Three Irish Tenors, Clay Aiken and recently completed a 7 concert tour of China with the South Shore Orchestra. She is a member of the La Porte Symphony (as well as orchestra liaison), South Shore Orchestra, and performs with the Rockford, IL Symphony as well as many other orchestras in Michigan and Indiana. Meg is active as a freelance harpist (known for playing Metallica on request) in Southwest Michigan, Northwest Indiana, and Illinois and as a private instructor in Southwest Michigan.
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