Paula Fagerberg, Harp, performs with the ABO on May 5

Performing on “Spring in Spain” on May 5, 2013 at 4:00 pm at Roswell Presbyterian Church:

Paula Fagerberg, Harp, lives in Alpharetta. She is co-founder of the touring and recording ensemble Armonia Celeste, which was a finalist in the 2011 Early Music America/Naxos recording competition. She also  performs at early music festivals around the country, and has appeared as a guest artist with ensembles including Chatham Baroque, the Dallas Bach Society, and the American Bach Soloists. Ms. Fagerberg has performed at the U.S. Embassy in Stockholm, given a concert on antique pedal harps at Oxford University, and toured Perú and Bolívia playing the Spanish arpa de dos órdenes, the Baroque harp played in today’s concert. Paula was featured in the recent PBS documentary Harp Dreams as an expert on the history of the harp. She attended graduate school at Indiana University’s Early Music Institute, and holds a degree in historical harp performance from Clayton State University, where she was named a Spivey Scholar and The University System of Georgia Outstanding Scholar.