Bethany Evans, Harp



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Bethany Evans, a native of Salem, Oregon, began her music studies at age five. She started studying the harp four years later and found her passion. She received a Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance from the University of Arizona summa cum laude and graduated with a 4.0 from the University of Oregon's Master of Music program in Harp Performance. She has studied with Marion Fouse, Suzanne McDonald, Carrol McLaughlin, and Laura Zaerr. Ms. Evans also has a law degree from Willamette University College of Law and a Certificate in Dispute Resolution.



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She has performed extensively throughout Europe and the United States and has multiple award-winning recordings. She has an active private teaching studio and recently joined the faculty of Western Oregon University as harp instructor as well as performing with orchestras around the northwest and at numerous private functions. She was principal harpist for the Salem Symphony and has been the harpist for Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra since 2014. Her greatest devotion is being a mom to her seven-year old daughter, five-year old son, and the muse for her amazing husband's art.