Described as a dynamic and engaging player, Amber brings a heart-felt performance to every event.
Create a beautiful ambiance for your wedding with the luxurious sound of the harp! Whether you want to walk down the aisle to a traditional wedding march, your favorite Disney song, an old classic, or the latest hit, Amber has music to suit everyone’s tastes. She loves to help couples select songs for their big day that reflect their personalities and style.
Price Range: Starting at $300 (Varies depending on the event)
Gig Length: 60 - 300 minutes
What to Expect
Create a one-of-a-kind event with completely custom experience from start to finish. You can be as involved as much or as little as you would like to with the music selections - from hand-picking each song, to simply selecting a genre. Amber will work with you to tailor her performing to your needs, preferences, and event. From celebrating a marriage to remembering a loved one, Amber can set the tone and create an atmosphere suitable for your needs. A FREE consultation is included for every event booking.
Amber Mecke desires to share her passion for music and the harp with those around her through performance, arts leadership, and education. A recent graduate of the Eastman School of Music, where she studied with Kathleen Bride, Amber is now an active professional in the South Jersey/Greater Philadelphia Area and performs in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York. As a performer, Amber infuses her music with the dynamic energy and passion she brings to everything she does.
In 2017, Amber graduated from the Boston Conservatory at Berklee, Summa cum laude, where she studied with Ina Zdorovetchi. The rigorous performing and academic schedule at the Boston Conservatory exposed Amber to a variety of experiences, from playing in operas, dance shows, musical theater productions, orchestras, new music ensembles, and more. Previously she studied with Kimberly Rowe and Elizabeth Hainen at Temple University. Amber has also played in masterclasses for world renowned harpists Kathleen Bride, Agnes Clement, Rita Costanzi, Jaymee Haefner, Elizabeth Hainen, Susann McDonald, Elzbieta Szmyt, Ghislaine Petit Volta, Ina Zdorovetchi, and Jessica Zhou.
Contemporary and Other Genres:
Showtunes/Movie Music: Over the Rainbow, The Rainbow Connection, Through the Eyes of Love, My Heart Will Go On, Moon River, Buongiorno Principessa (Life is Beautiful), Phantom of the Opera (selections), etc.
Popular: A Thousand Years, My Girl, Perfect Duo, The House of the Rising Sun, Danny Boy, Fireflies, etc.
Love Songs: Crazy, Put Your Head on My Shoulder, Time to Say Goodbye, The Prayer, I Love How You Love Me, Earth Angel, etc.
Rock: The Beatles (selections), Moon Dance, etc.
Disney: Beauty and the Beast, A Whole New World, Bella Notte, When You Wish Upon a Star, etc.
Holiday: I'll be Home for Christmas; Silent Night; It's Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas; It Came Upon a Midnight Clear; O Come, O Come, Emmanuel; etc.
Bridal March from Ohengrin – Wagner
Cannon in D - Pachelbel
Arioso - J.S. Bach
Prelude No. 1 in C Major - J.S. Bach
La fille aux chevaux de lin - Debussy
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring - Bach
Wedding March - Mendelssohn
If you don't see your favorite song on this list, don't worry! Although this is by no means a complete list, there may be pieces that I do not have music for. In most of these circumstances I am able to make arrangements to accommodate special requests.