Harpist, Sarah Lorene Rice, is currently completing her master’s degree in Harp Performance and Composition at the California Institute of the Arts in Santa Clarita, CA. She is a recent graduate of Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music, where she studied with Jody Guinn of the Salzedo Harp Duo. Sarah has performed with orchestras throughout the United States including the World Youth Symphony Orchestra, All-Northwest Symphony Orchestra, and the Billings Symphony Orchestra. She has also enjoyed performing with such renowned artists as Chris Thile, Jody Messina, and the band, America. Sarah has produced three CDs including original works and arrangements. During high school, Sarah studied with Joan Holland at Interlochen Summer Arts Camp. She is currently residing in the Los Angeles area and enjoys performing with orchestras and giving solo recitals throughout the United States. Sarah’s greatest passion is performing her own compositions and arrangements. She enjoys transcribing popular music, folk songs, and hymns for the harp. Raised in rural Montana, Sarah’s unique upbringing and love of expression bring her music to life.

Harp

Classical • Contemporary