Based in Wilmington, North Carolina, wedding harpist Christina Brier has over a decade of experience in providing the perfect music for special occasions. She will make your event unique by tailoring her musical selections to your preferences.
Christina serves coastal North Carolina and South Carolina including (but not limited to) Morehead City, Jacksonville, Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, Southport, Oak Island, and Myrtle Beach.
Whether you are hosting a party, planning a wedding, organizing a corporate event, or preparing for a church service, contact Christina to provide your event's music.
Christina and her violinist were excellent . They played an awesome mixture of classical and pop music appropriately set to harp and violin .
We were exceptionally pleased with Christina. Guests were very complimentary of her music, her wide range of selections and the fact that she played the entire 2.5 hours of the event, with two very brief breaks. I will definitely hire her again!
Christina helped make my wedding on August 12th, 2017 absolutely perfect in every way! She was so easy to work with throughout the whole wedding planning process, and she was even willing to learn any new songs I asked before my wedding day. I couldn't give a higher recommendation!
Christina provided beautiful music at our daughter's wedding. She is very talented, reliable and is a team player with a positive attitude. It was evident that she is accomplished and experienced.
Thank you Christina for playing at our wedding ceremony and at our cocktail hour. You were fantastic!! The music was so peaceful and romantic. It absolutely made the event!! You made us feel so special and the ceremony felt like we were in heaven!! I would highly recommend her for any events:)
Beautiful harpist. Great communicator. Very professional. The harp set great ambiance for our wedding. Highly recommended.
Christina did such an excellent job playing some new trendy not so traditional songs for our wedding ceremony this past june! She was so wonderful and easy to work with and has such amazing talent!!
Christina played the harp for our wedding at the Carolina Yacht Club and she did an incredible job! She played during the ceremony and cocktail hour and it definitely added to the charm of our venue. I would strongly recommend Christina to anyone in need of a harpist! She is extremely talented and a pleasure to work with!
Christina was easy to work with, had an extensive website so I could preselect the songs to be played. She also accompanied a soloist that I hired, and had a violinist to accompany.
I will recommend her to anyone who wants to add beauty to their wedding or event. Her repertoire is extensive and not only wedding oriented.
It was the icing on the cake---fabulous and memorable !!
She arrived early to set up. She starting playing as she talk with residents and ask them numbers of time if they had requests and some of the resident did. She carried herself very professional and she politely took a break so she could enjoy our special dinner and then she continue to play till residents left. Some of resident stop to thank her ---she made evening so special for residents and once again enjoyable. She played our 98 yrs old special song. We can not thank her enough for a special evening she is a very sweet lady Thank you so much!!!!!!
Very professional and did an excellent job playing for my daughters wedding.
She was amazing and easy to work with! She went out of her way to learn new songs so they could be played before the ceremony.
We loved having Christina play her harp for our daughter's wedding. She had a large selection of music and tailored it to exactly what my daughter wanted for the ceremony and cocktail hour reception. I would definitely recommend her to others.
Christina was truly amazing! Her playing is beautiful and she was very helpful with any questions I had. I highly recommend her if you're looking for a harpist for your event!!
Ms. Brier was prompt and professional. She was easy to communicate with during the planning process. My guests enjoyed her performance. I will gladly recommend her for future events at my venue.
Price Range: $300-$800
A virtuosic harp performer and music educator, Christina Brier creates enlightening and inspiring musical experiences. Principal harpist of the Wilmington Symphony, Christina Brier performs widely throughout the Midwest and East Coast.
Christina's orchestral concerto appearances include the Wilmington Symphony, Tallis Chamber Orchestra, Menomonee Falls Symphony Orchestra, and Maranatha Symphony. As a solo harpist, Christina has performed throughout India and at Hatch Hall (NY), Burkhart Hall (WI), and the Euterpe Music Club (WI).
Ms. Brier frequently appears as a chamber musician with Manhattan harpist Kathryn Sloat in venues across the United States. Their harp duo Lilac 94 specializes in premiering innovative new works for harp duo. At the Fresh Inc. Festival in 2014 they performed the world premieres of two works: The Juniper Tree by Rebekah Larkin and Wei Dai's Alchemy. In the summer of 2015, Lilac 94 embarked on a Midwest tour which featured world-premieres of three newly-commissioned pieces. Lilac 94's recent performances include Constellation Chicago, the Milwaukee Art Museum, Bedford Concert Hall (WI), the Village Chapel of Bald Head Island (NC), Hatch Hall (NY), and ARTISANworks (NY).
As an orchestral musician, Ms. Brier performs with the Wilmington Symphony and Tallis Chamber Orchestra in North Carolina. Her other ensemble experience includes the Fayetteville Symphony, Carolina Philharmonic, Eastman Philharmonia, Sound Exchange Orchestra, Orchard Park Symphony, Genesee Valley Symphony, Cornell Symphony, and the Pierre Monteux Summer Festival Orchestra.
As noted by Star News, Christina "loves to do outreach for her instrument." She currently operates a private teaching studio in Wilmington, North Carolina and serves as president of the Coastal Carolina Chapter of the American Harp Society.
Christina holds a Master's degree in Harp Performance from the Eastman School of Music where she studied with Kathleen Bride. At Eastman, she earned a certification in Community Music Teaching and was awarded the Willow Hall Press Award for Harp.
Past Booked Events
|June 09, 2018 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm||Cocktail Party|
|March 25, 2018 • 12:00pm - 2:00pm||Wedding Engagement|
|July 01, 2017 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Wedding Ceremony|
|June 18, 2016 • 5:30pm - 8:30pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|December 19, 2015||Holiday Party (Christmas)|
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