As a musician, I have over 21 years of experience that I use as a harpist & vocalist. I am skilled at the art of improvisation and have a large repertoire of songs to choose from for any event. Events that I specialize in are Weddings, Memorial Services, Hospitals, Restaurants, Hotels, Retirement Homes, NICUs, Yoga Classes, Meditation Classes, Giving Birth, other special events, and more. I am an experienced harp & voice teacher, as well as a Certified Therapeutic Harp Practitioner, where I use my therapy harp & voice in service at over 30 facilities in San Diego, California. In addition, I have experience playing therapeutic harp music for the actively dying in Hospice.
Price Range: $200 and up
What to Expect
You can expect from me as a harpist to be
*Experienced and Professional
*Offer a large repertoire of songs to select from
*Accommodating & Creative
*Dress Elegantly & Appropriately for any occasion
*Able to Collaborate with you to meet your event's needs
*Flexible & Warm
*Enthusiastic about working with you!
Hello everyone! My name is Amanda O., and I am a Harpist, Voice teacher, Therapeutic Musician, Life Coach, Alternative Medicine Practitioner, and Vocalist who has over 21 years of experience as a classical vocalist and performer. By 9 years old, I began training as an opera singer and have merged my love of classical vocals with the therapeutic harp. I am currently a full-time Dean's list student at San Diego State University, pursuing my Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. I graduated from the International Harp Therapy Program as a Certified Therapeutic Harp Practitioner and have completed an internship at Apreva Hospice. I have experience playing therapeutic harp music at over 30 different facilities around San Diego, such as Narzerath House, Bay View, Bella Vista, Monte Vista Village, and La Mesa Health Care Center, as well as making In-Home visits. These include independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing, and memory care facilities around SD! I also have experience playing for the actively dying for hospice and consider it an honor to be of musical assistance for people in transition.
I love to teach and can make my harp and voice lessons unique to each individual based on their current skill level. I love watching people expand and grow through music. Your lessons will be engaging, compassionate, fun, and organized! Each lesson will encourage you to become excited about your musical growth and inspire you to continue. I offer something unusual for a harp teacher in that I can teach both improvisation and music theory for the harp. This means that you will get the best of both worlds!
I also have obtained education from the Self-Heal School of Herbal Studies here in San Diego, where I have learned about herbal medicine. I am well versed in many alternative therapies (such as E.F.T., meditation, therapeutic music, Ayurvedic medicine, amino acid therapy, etc.) and can provide compassion, understanding, and strategies for alleviating suffering as a Life Coach. My education towards my Master's degree in Psychology also helps me increase my understanding of the human condition and offer additional support for anxiety, depression, addiction, and other stresses. I believe that everyone deserves to live a life of freedom, safety, comfort, and relaxation. I hope to provide loving assistance for anyone seeking someone who cares and will put in the time to truly listen and offer advice.
Thank you for taking the time to read this and please let me know how I can be of service to you!
Past Booked Events
|June 30, 2019 • 9:00am - 10:30am||Fundraiser|
|April 22, 2018 • 9:00am - 10:30am||Fundraiser|